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Dishing Out Recpies

July 1, 2019

Mexican Mango Mint Mojito

We recently incorporated this fresh cocktail into our team-building events and corporate cooking challenges, and it has been a big hit!  Make these for a delicious […]
July 1, 2019

Strawberry Shortcake

If this isn't your go-to summer dessert, we don't know what is! Light and fresh - simply delicious! What You’ll Need: Shortcakes: 2 hard-boiled egg yolks, […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

August 15, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Private Cooking Party in Walnut Creek, CA

Summer is a great time to celebrate special occasions, so we were thrilled when we were asked to host a private birthday party in Walnut Creek! […]
July 31, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Vistage’s Second Visit & Heron Therapeutics

Our summer of team building continues! Vistage International visited our kitchen for the second time last week.  Jennifer Vedehnal brought five members of her speaker relations […]

Kitchen Tips

March 19, 2018

Get Organized for Passover and Easter!

With April right around the corner, there’s no better time than now to start preparing for your Passover and Easter get-togethers. Here are our tips on […]
March 15, 2018

Getting Your Kitchen Ready for Spring

It’s almost spring! With the weather heating up, it’s time to open up the windows, clear out all the clutter and let your house sparkle. We […]

Our Team Events

September 4, 2016

What Makes a Great Team?

A smoothly running team is essential for any top-running organization.  But how do you get one?  Check out what qualities leaders need to focus on when […]
August 26, 2016

Corporate Team Building Trends

Team building events have become a go-to for companies looking to boost their morale and workplace productivity.  Yet, they’re turning away from off-the-shelf products and instead […]
May 28, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Hanna and Zoe

Here at Lajollacooks4u, we know how to celebrate birthdays, so Hanna Gleiberman contacted us to do just that!  Her daughter, Zoe, was turning 21 and had […]
May 28, 2018

Lajollacooks4u Kicks Off Summer with New Seasonal Menu

With temperatures rising, we're rolling out our new summer menu, a collection of seasonal farm-to-table recipes that are both fresh and delicious. New menu items include: […]
May 22, 2018

Chef Jodi’s Memorial Day Menu

Memorial Day is this weekend, so if you’re looking for some last-minute food inspiration, check out Chef Jodi’s menu for some ideas!  Also note that some […]
May 8, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: ICPACE

Here at Lajollacooks4u, we not only host groups from around the country, but those internationally, as well! This week, we greeted 18 members of the International […]
May 8, 2018

Chef Jodi Attends Chefs Cork and Craft Gala Benefiting the San Diego Food Bank

Earlier this month, Chef Jodi attended the Chefs Cork and Craft Gala, an annual event benefiting the San Diego Food Bank.  This was the second year […]
May 3, 2018

Small Business Spotlight: Lajollacooks4u

Chef Jodi Abel didn’t know what to expect when her company, Lajollacooks4u, opened its doors in 2008. “We had no marketing budget, so the first couple […]
May 1, 2018

Lajollacooks4u: Your One-Stop Shop For Mother’s Day!

Need gift ideas for Mom?  Mother's Day is a week and a half away, and Lajollacooks4u has everything you need to give the mother in your […]
April 27, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Deloitte

Lajollacooks4u is known for our signature team-building events, and last week we hosted a small group from Deloitte, the industry-leading audit, consulting, tax and advisory services […]
April 19, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Special Birthday Celebrations

Even though Lajollacooks4u is renowned for its signature team-building events and corporate cooking challenges, we specialize in birthday celebrations and other special occasions, too! Last week, […]