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December 12, 2017

Dried Cranberry and White Chocolate Biscotti

These are fabulous and are lovely for holiday gifts. You can add any nuts you choose, or use dried cherries and chopped almonds! What You’ll Need: […]
December 6, 2017

Florentines

  This is the easiest cookie to make and will impress your guests! Plus, they freeze beautifully and make lovely hostess gifts! What You’ll Need: 2 […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

July 19, 2018

Chef Jodi Visits Coastal Roots Farm

Earlier this month, Chef Jodi paid a visit to the Coastal Roots Farm, a nonprofit community farm and education center located in Encinitas. The Farm is […]
July 3, 2018

Chef Jodi’s 4th of July Menu

It's time to celebrate Independence Day, and if you're looking for some menu inspiration, you've come to the right place!  Below is the menu Chef Jodi […]
November 9, 2016

What it Takes to Make a Great Team

Good teams don’t just happen overnight.  Often times, it takes years to cultivate a healthy working environment.  So what does it take to attain a highly […]
November 3, 2016

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Lajollacooks4u Welcomes Delkin Devices and the Goza’s!

The holiday season is in full swing, and our kitchen has been packed, hosting groups of all shapes and sizes! Last week, we welcomed Delkin Devices, […]
November 1, 2016

Four Easy Ways to Incorporate Pumpkin Into Your Diet

We’re in the middle of pumpkin season, and it seems everywhere you look a pumpkin is in sight.  But how exactly do we incorporate this seasonal […]
October 28, 2016

Pumpkin Bread

This bread is a holiday party favorite, and the mini loaves make great holiday gifts for family and friends. Add chocolate chips to the batter for […]
October 27, 2016

Lajollacooks4u: The Perfect Gift for Anyone on Your List!

With the holidays quickly approaching, there’s no better time than now to start thinking about what to get that special someone in your life.   Whether you’re […]
October 25, 2016

Five Reasons Why You Need to Book a Holiday Party NOW!

The holiday season has commenced, and it’s time to really start thinking about the logistics of your holiday work party.  Not only do these events give […]
October 20, 2016

Lajollacooks4u Recognized by Les Dames d’Escoffier International

Chef Jodi was given a shout-out in Les Dames d’Escoffier International’s annual quarterly this month! She currently serves as the vice president on the board of […]
October 19, 2016

Save-the-Date: Book-Signing at San Diego’s Jewish Book Fair

Come visit Chef Jodi at San Diego’s 22nd Jewish Book Fair!  On November 1, at 3:30 p.m., she’ll be doing a meet-and-greet with other local authors, […]
October 13, 2016

Little Kalina Visits Lajollacooks4u for a Sweet Treat

We at Lajollacooks4u welcome guests from all over the world … and of all sizes. Last week, we had the honor of making some delicious flourless […]