executive team building

Dishing Out Recpies

March 18, 2020

Wild Mushroom Soup

Mushrooms contain a great deal of vitamins and minerals -- such as folate, potassium and magnesium -- making them a superfood ingredient to any recipe.  This […]
March 14, 2020

Pan-Seared Chicken Breast with Dijon Sauce

  This is such a simple and elegant meal.  Perfect for spring! What You'll Need: 6 chicken breast fillets or chicken thighs Coarse sea salt and […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

March 18, 2020

Safe Grocery Shopping Tips During Coronavirus

Is it safe to go to the grocery store right now?  Given that we’re in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, that’s a question we’re probably […]
March 18, 2020

9 Fruits and Vegetables that Stand the Test of Time

With the news changing minute by minute, nothing is certain anymore.  Which is why it’s so important to stock up on food items that won’t go […]

Kitchen Tips

March 31, 2020

Foods You Didn’t Know You Could Freeze

Did you know you can freeze more than just leftovers?  Many of us may be stockpiling each time we go to the grocery store, so here’s […]
March 18, 2020

Inspirational Home Projects

In order to slow the spread of the coronavirus within the U.S., we’ve all been advised to practice social distancing.  But how can we do this […]

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 […]
June 20, 2018

Chef Jodi Visits Olivewood Gardens

Chef Jodi recently visited Olivewood Gardens and met with their program director, Callie Burst, to learn more about the center’s mission and impact on the San […]
October 2, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: A One-of-a-Kind Birthday Celebration

Here at Lajollacooks4u, not only do we host team-building events, but we celebrate special occasions, too! Last week, we had six lovely ladies from San Diego […]
September 7, 2017

Corn, Feta and Tomato Salad

This is the perfect end-of-summer salad.  Plus, it’s nutritious, too! What You’ll Need: 6 - 8 ears corn, grilled or steamed and shucked 1 cup cherry […]
August 1, 2017

Spice-Marinated Grilled Chicken

This chicken recipe is perfect for summer grilling! What You’ll Need: 8 boneless chicken breasts or 2 lbs. flank steak 1 jalapeño 1 Tablespoon tomato paste […]
June 29, 2017

Chicken Curry Burgers

This is a little something different from your normal burgers, but just as delicious! What You’ll Need: 1 pound ground chicken (or turkey, if you prefer) […]
April 11, 2017

Matzo Toffee

This is fabulous sweet treat is perfect for Passover.  For a gluten and dairy-free version, use gluten-free matzo and margarine! What You’ll Need: 6 -8 sheets […]