Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 3/2/15 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 3/2/15

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for March 2, 2015 Monday: Salmon Burgers with Oregano Roasted Potatoes and Pickles Tuesday: Slow Cooker (or Not) Adobo Chicken with Garlic Bok Choy and Rice Wednesday: Chopped Leftover Adobo Chicken Salad with Cucumbers, Peppers, and Clementines Thursday: Orzo Pasta Salad with Roasted Butternut Squash and Balsamic Vinaigrette We do more than create … [Read More...]

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Improvements, Upgrades and Updates to Our Meal Plan Service

We kicked off 2015 with lots of healthy hits from our #eatmoreveggies series. However, creating fun and healthful cooking content wasn’t the only thing that was keeping us busy in the new year. Since last December, we’ve rolled out many … [Read More...]

Ginger Butternut Squash Soup | Side Dish #recipe via @CookSmarts

Pureed Ginger Butternut Squash Soup

Yesterday, we put together 10 of our favorite recipes that included 5 aphrodisiac foods. Just in time for Valentine’s Day! And today, we’ve got a new recipe that you can also include in that list - Pureed Ginger Butternut Squash Soup. Ginger is … [Read More...]

5 Aphrodisiac Foods + 10 Recipes via @CookSmarts

Valentine’s Day Round-Up: 5 Foods and 10 Recipes that will Satisfy & Please (Your Appetite)

Love it or hate it, the day will soon be upon us. You know the one we’re talking about…Valentine’s Day. To be honest, we’re not terribly big on Valentine’s Day and the hearts and chocolate (give us chips over chocolate any day) and all that comes … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 2/9/15 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 2/9/15

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for February 9, 2015 | Favorites Week Monday: Asian-Spiced Fish Tacos with Asian Slaw and Sriracha Mayo Tuesday: Chicken Soba with Shortcut Coleslaw Mix Wednesday: Deconstructed Shepherd's Pie over Yogurt … [Read More...]

Tiana: Hero in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Tiana: Cooking with Ease

I cook because I enjoy cooking and like to know what I'm eating. Cook Smarts has made both these factors a part of our everyday meal. -Tiana #KitchenHero Tweet this It still amazes us to know that we have international Cook Smarts members, and … [Read More...]

This Vegetables by Month chart tells you what veggies are in season each month via @CookSmarts

Vegetables by Month Chart

Tweet this chartShare it to Facebook One of the best ways to enjoy the most delicious (and inexpensive) vegetables is to buy them in their seasonal peak. This is when a vegetable's flavor and appearance is at its absolute best! But besides the … [Read More...]

Pork Chops with Pear and Celery Slaw | Weeknight Meal #recipe via @CookSmarts

Pork Chops with Pear and Celery Slaw

Many folks - vegetarians excluded - would agree with us when we say that meat is usually the head honcho of a dish. Veggies tend to be the side kick; they complement the meat, which always catches our attention first. So this week, we’re going to … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 2/2/15 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 2/2/15

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for February 2, 2015 Monday: Oven Roasted Pork Chops with Black Beans, Cumin and Cilantro Slaw Tuesday: Skirt Steak Sandwich with Caramelized Onions + Zesty Romaine & Cabbage Side Salad Wednesday: Oven … [Read More...]

Eli: Hero in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Eli: Sharing the Love of Cooking

I cook because it allows me to take a break...and spend some time with my wife, who is equally busy. -Eli #KitchenHero Tweet this As a medical student who spends a lot of time studying or in the hospital, Eli can’t help but bring his love for … [Read More...]

How to make cauliflower rice via @cooksmarts #eatmoreveggies

How to make cauliflower rice | #eatmoreveggies

Our 2015 wish for you is that you eat a lot of veggies and experience your awesomest self. To turn this wish into reality, all this month we’ve been coming up with fun ideas on how to #eatmoreveggies. (Make sure you’re signed up for our … [Read More...]