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Dishing Out Recpies

July 31, 2019

Grilled Stone Fruit

This is a delicious summer dish that is extremely popular in our team-building events! What You’ll Need: 6 Stone Fruits (Peaches, Nectarine and/or Plums) 2 tablespoons […]
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 […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

August 28, 2019

Lajollacooks4u Expands Team as We Gear Up for Busy Fall Season

We’re excited to announce that we’ve expanded our team as we gear up for a busy fall season!  We’ve seen record growth so far in 2019, […]
August 22, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Lajollacooks4u Welcomes Watkins Wellness and Generali Global Assistance

  It’s been a week filled with team building here at Lajollacooks4u! First up, we had eight members from Watkins Wellness join us at our La […]

Kitchen Tips

March 21, 2019

Ingredients to Get You Excited About Spring Cooking

Spring is finally here, and it’s time to get excited about fresh foods and crisp flavors!  That’s why we’ve compiled a list of foods that you […]
February 5, 2019

Winter Fruits and Veggies: What’s In-Season Now

  Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you have to stop eating nutritiously!  This time of the year is actually the prime season for certain types […]

Our Team Events

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 […]
March 16, 2017

The Best Investment You’ll Ever Make: Team Building!

According to teambonding.com, the turnover of just one $8/hour employee will cost your company close to $4,000 once you factor in recruiting, interviewing, re-training and loss […]
February 3, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Amazon

January was an incredible month for us, so what better way to have ended it than by hosting the Amazon team! Melina Alvarado was looking for […]
January 31, 2019

Chef Jodi’s Super Bowl Menu

Have you been searching for some tasty appetizer recipes?  The Super Bowl is THIS Sunday, so we’re here to share some delicious and nutritious dishes for […]
January 29, 2019

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 22, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Janssen Pharmaceuticals

Last week, we hosted Janssen Pharmaceuticals in a venue of their choosing – the Hilton Torrey Pines – for our signature Foodie Truck cooking challenge! Piet […]
January 17, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: BD Visits for a Second Time

Often times, when companies visit us, they return for a second time – and BD Life Sciences was no exception! Suzanne Giroux visited us last month […]
January 9, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: A Celebratory Cooking Class

Margarita Inserni was looking for the perfect Christmas gift to give her soon-to-be daughter-in-law, Melissa, and decided that one of our gift cards would do the […]
December 17, 2018

Lajollacooks4u Visits Local Nonprofit Kitchens for Good

A big part of Lajollacooks4u’s mission is giving back to the community, and we are always looking for new initiatives to get involved in.  Chef Jodi […]
December 13, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: BD Biosciences

BD Biosciences visited our kitchen this month for the second time!   Known as one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world, the […]
December 6, 2018

Holiday Edible Gifts

Looking for a unique way to spread the cheer this holiday season? Try gifting these Chocolate-dipped Spoons!  Simply dip in hot coffee or hot milk for […]