Kitchen Tips

Dishing Out Recpies

October 24, 2019

Artichoke, Shiitake Mushroom and Tomatoes Sauteed with Chicken or Fresh Fish

This is a delicious dish that we love to serve to our team-building events and cooking classes!  Can be served over sautéed chicken or fish! What […]
October 11, 2019

Creamy Chicken Curry

This entree is great for cooler temps! What You'll Need: 5 boneless chicken breast (cut into pieces) 3 teaspoons curry powder ½ cup flour Salt and […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

December 3, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Hologic

Earlier this week, we hosted our first holiday party of the season – the wonderful team at Hologic!  Allison Ericson brought three of her team members […]
December 3, 2019

Chef Jodi Returns to Kitchens for Good Just in Time for the Holidays

This is the season for giving, and Chef Jodi loves to give back to the community, particularly to Kitchens for Good, a nonprofit whose programs provide […]

Kitchen Tips

August 28, 2019

Back-to-School Snack Ideas

The kids are back in school, and it's time to start thinking about some after-school snacks!  Never fear, though -- we're here to help you out […]
July 31, 2019

How to Select, Store and Cook Stone Fruit

Now that we’re at the peak of the summer season, it’s time to take advantage of stone fruits! What are stone fruits, you ask?  They’re peaches, […]

Our Team Events

October 11, 2016

Teams Who Play Well, Work Well

The way a team plays as a whole determines its success.  This means that if you have a few team members who aren’t getting along, your […]
October 6, 2016

The Five Stages of Team Building

Teams and its members usually move through a series of recognizable stages, starting from initial formation and ending once the team has disbanded.  Forming an efficient […]
August 8, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Too Hot and Too Cool

These Kitchen Tips are too cool and too hot The summer season may be reaching its final month, but we're still feeling the heat at Lajollacooks4u. Maybe […]
July 8, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Stay Fresh…Garden Fresh

Keep cool and [garden] fresh this summer with these Garden to Table tips! At Lajollacooks4u, we are all about clean, fresh eating and growing our own […]
June 5, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Grilling La Vida Loca

Chef Jodi's tips for spicing up those grill skills with Latin flavors! Time to get fired up for Grill Season! Put away the ground beef and […]
May 2, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Chef Jodi Simply Can’t Cook Without…

What Chef Jodi simply can't cook without... Chef Jodi's kitchen is filled with wonderful kitchen toys and flavorful ingredients, but there are some things she simply couldn't […]
April 3, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Ingredients and Cooking Toys

Chef Jodi just can't get enough of these ingredients and kitchen toys! Process It All with a KitchenAid Food Processor When it comes to kitchen toys, […]
March 10, 2014

Kitchen Tips: MORE Favorite Things

MORE of Chef Jodi's favorite things... Salt is the 'Spice of Life' Did you know a salt can be prepared many different ways to give it […]
February 10, 2014

Kitchen Tips: “A Few of My Favorite Things”

"These are a few of my favorite [kitchen] things!" We're introducing a new category of content for the blog! Chef Jodi of Lajollacooks4u has agreed to […]