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Dishing Out Recpies

December 18, 2019

Sour Cream Streusel Coffee Cake

This is a delicious holiday dessert, courtesy of Bon Appetit.  Enjoy! What You’ll Need: 1 ¼ cups coarsely chopped walnuts ¾ - 1 cup (packed) golden […]
December 16, 2019

Beef Tenderloin with a Mustard Seed Herb Rub

This delicious dish pretty much works with any meat and has so much flavor!  Try with Prime Rib to make it a delicious holiday meal staple. […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

February 10, 2020

Valentine’s Day Menu

Looking to stay in this Valentine's Day? Skip the crowds and the over-priced restaurant fare and prepare your own meal!  Use our menu below for some […]
February 5, 2020

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Kellogg’s, Novartis and Intuit

We had a jam-packed week last week, welcoming THREE different teams into our kitchen! Kellogg’s kicked off the week with a visit on Tuesday, bringing along […]

Kitchen Tips

January 15, 2020

Health Benefits of Tea

It’s the beginning of the New Year, and many of us are looking to eat and live healthier, making tea a great option.  Here’s why switching […]
January 8, 2020

Organize for the New Year

It's a New Year and for many (including us) that means new diet plans, new exercise regimens, and new positive perspectives. Not every resolution will stick […]

Our Team Events

May 18, 2017

Five Tips for Better Team Work

Successful teamwork is the foundation for creating functioning, collaborative teams.  However, it doesn’t come easy.  Attaining this level of teamwork takes work, especially since each team […]
May 9, 2017

Lajollacooks4u Welcomes Local Law Firm Into Its Kitchen

One of California’s leading firms, Hanna Brophy, stepped away from defending workers’ compensation claims to join Chef Jodi Abel, founder of Lajollacooks4u, for an exciting afternoon […]
June 25, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: June Summer Fun

June has been all about team-building events at Lajollacooks4u, as we hosted two large groups in our kitchen last week! The first company to join us […]
June 13, 2019

Chef Jodi’s Father’s Day Menu 2019

It's hard to believe, but Father's Day is right around the corner already -- this Sunday!  If you're wanting to whip up Dad a home-cooked meal, […]
June 12, 2019

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is THIS weekend, and if you’re still wondering what to get Dad, we’ve got some ideas for you. Olive Oil There’s nothing better than […]
June 12, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen – Steelcase

June has been super busy so far, and Steelcase was the latest guest to join us in our kitchen!  Last week, the industrial furniture manufacturer brought […]
May 30, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Heating Up for the Summer

May was an incredibly busy time in the Lajollacooks4u kitchen, and we closed out the month hosting two large team-building events! Our first group to visit […]
May 22, 2019

Chef Jodi’s Memorial Day Menu 2019

Memorial Day is this weekend, so if you’re looking for a little bit of cooking inspiration for this festive holiday, you’ve come to the right place!  […]
May 15, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Another Side Tours

May has been a busy month for team-building events, and last week was no exception.  Another Side Tours, San Diego’s top-rated tour company, brought in a […]
May 9, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Birthday Celebration Cooking Challenge

Our signature Cooking Challenges aren’t just made for companies and teams, they are ideal for birthday celebrations, too! Deena Carney wanted to celebrate her birthday in […]
May 1, 2019

Lajollacooks4u Celebrates Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is this weekend, so get ready to celebrate!  But did you know the origin of this annual celebration?  Contrary to popular belief, May […]