Summer Fun at Lajollacooks4u! Team Building, Family Gatherings and BBQ Kick-offs!

Looking for an innovative way to bond with your colleagues?  Want a fun activity to do with your family?  Well, look no further than Lajollacooks4u! We have everything you need when it comes to fun this summer, we’ve been uniting teams and families through hands-on cooking since 2008.  With new recipes, new competitions and new… Continue reading Summer Fun at Lajollacooks4u! Team Building, Family Gatherings and BBQ Kick-offs!

Dishing Out Recipes: Pear, Fig and Blue Cheese Flatbread

Pear, Fig and Blue Cheese Flatbread With the holiday seasons quickly approaching, we know you’ve got a lot of party planning and entertaining coming your way. So why not make lighten the load by checking searching for an appetizer recipe off of your list! This flatbread is amazing. It’s savory and sweet all in one. Treat… Continue reading Dishing Out Recipes: Pear, Fig and Blue Cheese Flatbread

Dishing Out Recipes: Mashed Potato Casserole

Mashed Potato Casserole Nothing screams holiday comfort food quite like mashed potatoes and casseroles…so why not combine the two? This heavenly mashed potato casserole is everything you want to splurge on and more. Its creamy, cheesy, and oh so delicious. Please your family, friends, and holiday guests with this epic fusion of the classics. Ingredients 14… Continue reading Dishing Out Recipes: Mashed Potato Casserole

Dishing Out Recipes: Bourbon and Chocolate Pecan Pie

Bourbon and Chocolate Pecan Pie November is finally here and it’s time to break out the pies! This magnificent pecan pie is just the treat to provide your friends and family with the “warm” thanks they deserve this holiday season. So what are you waiting for? Get baking! Ingredients Pie Pastry: 1 cup unbleached flour, plus… Continue reading Dishing Out Recipes: Bourbon and Chocolate Pecan Pie

Dishing Out Recipes: Lemon-Herb Turkey with Lemon-Garlic Gravy

Lemon-Herb Turkey with Lemon-Garlic Gravy Everyone is obligated to provide turkey at Thanksgiving, it’s tradition! But why not make it the holiday tradition that counts?! With this scrumptious lemony-herb smothered turkey, you’ll never go back to the primitive ways of cooking your holiday poultry. Nothing beats going gourmet during the holidays! Ingredients Lemon-Herb Butter: 1 large lemon 1 small… Continue reading Dishing Out Recipes: Lemon-Herb Turkey with Lemon-Garlic Gravy

Dishing Out Recipe: Pumpkin Bread

Pumpkin Bread I like to bake these in mini loaf pans or Bundt cakes as well! The 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 a little something extra. YUM! Ingredients  1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2… Continue reading Dishing Out Recipe: Pumpkin Bread

What’s New: Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall

Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall This was a heated summer for Lajollacooks4u. Not only did we welcome new and wonderful faces, but we worked day-in and day-out to compile a cookbook worthy of our fans.  And now as summer comes to a close and autumn begins to greet us, we can’t wait to announce that our cookbook is making… Continue reading What’s New: Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall