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Dishing Out Recpies

March 11, 2020

Rainbow Quinoa Salad

This is a delicious, nutrient-rich side dish that is perfect for spring! What You'll Need: For Salad: 4 cups water 2/3 cup chopped dried fruit (such […]
March 8, 2020

California Salad

This is just like a Cobb Salad - beautiful presentation and tastes delicious!  Feel free to use any ingredients you like. What You'll Need: For Salad: […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

April 7, 2020

New Healthy Recipes to Try at Home

Since most of us are spending our time at home these days, what better time than to try out some new recipes?  The following spring dishes […]
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 […]

Kitchen Tips

March 10, 2020

Foods to Boost Your Immune System this Spring

With the threat of the coronavirus affecting the world right now, staying healthy has never been so important.  But while hand-washing, regular exercise and getting enough […]
March 4, 2020

All About Nut Butters

Nut butters are everywhere these days, giving us a variety of choices outside traditional peanut butter.  But not all these spreads are equal, nutritionally speaking.  That’s […]

Our Team Events

August 28, 2019

Three Reasons Why You Need to Book a Private Cooking Party This Fall

This summer, we announced we will offer Private Cooking Parties to our guests, and already we’ve seen a spike in bookings as the fall season arrives.  […]
August 14, 2019

Overcoming the Summer Slump at Work

It’s August, and we’re officially in the “dog days of summer.” But even though the temperatures are rising, it doesn’t necessarily mean our productivity levels are, […]
January 3, 2017

Mango and Manchego Quesadillas

This dish is not only hearty, but incredibly simple to make.  Other ingredients, such as shredded chicken, jalapenos or fish, can be added to this, as […]
December 14, 2016

Baked Goat Cheese

This is a fabulous appetizer for the holidays.  Not only is it simple to make, but it’s full of flavor, too!  What You’ll Need:  1 10-oz. […]
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 […]
September 14, 2016

Stir-fried Cauliflower Rice

This recipe puts a healthy twist on the traditional stir-fried rice dish.  You can buy the bags of cauliflower rice from Trader Joe’s, or you can […]