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Dishing Out Recpies

December 18, 2019

Tiramisu Mousse

This recipe is always a hit when entertaining.  Perfect for New Year’s get-togethers! What You’ll Need: 3 teaspoons instant coffee (I use the Starbucks Via packs) […]
December 18, 2019

Shrimp Salsa Verde

  You can make this simple, elegant dish with many varieties of fish, such as halibut, sea bass and tuna.  It’s completely up to you! What […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

December 30, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: AristaMD

Last week, we welcomed our last group to visit us in 2019!  San Diego-based telehealth company, AristaMD, brought 15 of its team members for a special […]
December 18, 2019

New Year’s Eve 2019 Checklist

There’s nothing like a festive New Year’s Eve party, and with 2020 being right around the corner, you may feel compelled to throw a bash of […]

Kitchen Tips

January 15, 2020

Best Herbs to Grow (and Eat!) this Winter

The days might be longer and the weather a little colder, but it doesn’t mean you have to give up on herbs just because it’s winter! […]
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

December 27, 2019

Team Building in the New Year

With the new year just beginning, there’s no better time to recognize and celebrate all your team’s accomplishments in 2019.  Here’s why throwing a team-building event […]
December 9, 2019

Creative Ways to Recognize Employees This Holiday Season

Every employee wants to feel appreciated and valued, and the end of the year is a great time to recognize their hard work.  Aside from a […]
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 […]
July 9, 2018

Fresh Fruit Tart

You can use any fresh stone fruit you like – peaches, nectarines, plums, berries – completely your choice! What You’ll Need: For Crust: 1 cup all-purpose […]
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 17, 2018

Watermelon Pizza

This is the coolest recipe on the planet!  Inspired by fellow food blogger Brandon Matzek from Kitchen Konfidence, this dish is not only fun to make, […]
March 19, 2018

Roasted Tricolor Carrots

This is a flavorful and easy dish for anyone to prepare.  You can also add parsnips, squash or any other vegetable to this.  Enjoy! What You’ll […]
October 11, 2017

Sugar and Gluten-Free Granola Bars

This is a simple and healthy delicious after-school snack.  You can even change up the nuts and dried fruit and add chocolate chips if you like. […]
October 2, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Merck Pharmaceuticals

The fall season is off to a quick start here at Lajollacooks4u, as we’ve already had numerous team-building events coming through our doors.  The latest team […]
September 27, 2017

Gluten-Free Chocolate Walnut Cookies

This is the easiest cookie in the world to make and you can literally add any dried fruit or nut to your liking.  So many possibilities! […]
September 20, 2017

Rosh Hashanah Recipes

Rosh Hashanah begins tonight and we’ve got some delicious apple recipes for you to try at home: Baked Apples and Pears Apple Crisp with Goat Cheese […]