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Dishing Out Recpies

May 22, 2019

Grilled Eggplant Stacks with Manchego Cheese

We top these with Chimichurri sauce, drizzled with balsamic vinegar or even tomato sauce.  Light and simply delicious! What You’ll Need: 2 -3 medium globe eggplants […]
May 22, 2019

Yogurt-Marinated Chicken Kebabs with Aleppo Pepper

It’s all about marinating chicken in yogurt this summer! Yogurt will give your chicken a creamy, succulent texture – we promise this is an easy-to-do recipe […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

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 […]

Kitchen Tips

August 31, 2017

Six Ways to Simplify the Back-to-School Process

It’s that time of year again!  Summer is ending and the kids are going back to school.  But, as we settle back into our routines, there […]
August 24, 2017

Everything Tomatoes

It’s tomato season here at Lajollacooks4u, and there’s never been a better time than now to incorporate this delicious superfood into your diet! Tomatoes are packed […]

Our Team Events

February 9, 2016

Family Reunions and Team Building Events

Bram Wiley Family Reunion Bram Wiley who met up with cousins traveling from Washington state, Alaska, Arizona as well as California kicked off the New Year […]
October 4, 2013

Kicking Off Fall with Touchdown Team-Building

With Football charging into the scene, we have team-building events that are a touchdown! We kicked off Fall with one of our most competitive team-building events […]
January 13, 2019

Eggplant and Chickpea Saute

This is a simple and delicious vegetable dish that the whole family will enjoy! What You’ll Need: 2 Tablespoons olive oil 1 medium onion, diced 1 […]
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 […]
January 6, 2019

Healthier Eating in the New Year

Want to eat healthier this year? A lot of us want to, but don’t know exactly how to go about it.  That’s why it’s easier to […]
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 […]
December 4, 2018

Edible Gifts for the Holidays

If you’re looking for some last-minute gift ideas, why not make your own?  All of these homemade treats make delicious gifts – just be sure to […]
December 1, 2018

Easy Peasy Potstickers

Potstickers are a definite fan favorite. They are fun to make and even more fun to eat! Bring these out as appetizers for your party guests […]
November 29, 2018

Lajollacooks4u Featured on Fox 5 Local News

Last week, Chef Jodi was asked to do a segment about food safety for Thanksgiving for San Diego’s Fox 5 News.  Check it out here.