Skirt Steak Sandwich with Caramelized Onions | Weeknight Meal #recipe via @CookSmarts

Skirt Steak Sandwich with Caramelized Onions

If you’re a die-hard meat eater, chances are, you absolutely love a good steak. Even if you prefer lean, white meats, there’s just something satisfying about a juicy hunk of red meat, bursting with beefy flavor. However, we know that eating like you’re at a steakhouse every night is not always possible, mostly because of budget. (And because you probably want to throw in some chicken or fish or … [Read More...]

Broccoli and Sausage Orecchiette | Weeknight Meal #recipe via @CookSmarts

Broccoli & Sausage Orecchiette

As mentioned last week, when we featured our recipe for Black Bean and Chard Enchiladas, we couldn’t decide if we should post the enchilada recipe or one for Broccoli and Sausage Orecchiette. So we asked all of you on Facebook to help us decide. … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 4/27/15 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 4/27/15

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for April 27, 2015 Monday: Green Garlic Salmon with Zucchini Ribbon and Mixed Green Salad Tuesday: Slow Cooker (Or Not) Split Pea & Ham Soup with a Side Salad Wednesday: Mediterranean Grilled Cheese with … [Read More...]

Katie: Hero in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Katie: Good Eats Make for Healthy Treats

I cook because I am a total foodie. I am inspired by delicious, flavorful food, and it's rewarding when you can make it yourself with fresh ingredients. -Katie #KitchenHero Tweet this As a physical therapist, Katie knows all about living and … [Read More...]

Black Bean and Chard Enchiladas | Weeknight Meal #recipe via @CookSmarts

Black Bean & Chard Enchiladas

If you follow us on Facebook, you’ll know that we like to ask everyone which recipe they prefer, to determine what our featured weeknight meal should be. (And if you don’t follow us on Facebook, you can still join in on the fun here!) One of these … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 4/20/15 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 4/20/15

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for April 20, 2015 Monday: Spring Pasta with Asparagus, Peas, and Shrimp with Parmesan Tuesday: Southwest Green Chili Turkey Cheeseburgers + Mixed Green Salad with Tomatoes and Paprika … [Read More...]

Spice-Roasted Cauliflower and Chickpeas with Mint | Side Dish #recipe via @CookSmarts

Spice-Roasted Cauliflower & Chickpeas with Mint

Mmm...we love everything about spices - from their aromas to how they add distinct flavors to every dish. Whether we’re blending garam masala into sweet potato and chickpea patties, or sprinkling za’atar on popcorn for a tasty afternoon snack, or … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 4/13/15 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 4/13/15

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for April 13, 2015 Monday: Japanese Chicken Curry over Rice with Homemade Roux, Carrots, and Potatoes Tuesday: Indian Curried Fried Rice made with Frozen Cauliflower, Peas, and Carrots Wednesday: Shrimp … [Read More...]

Stephanie and Meryl: Heroes in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Stephanie & Meryl: Teaming Up for Cooking Fun

It’s been really fun cooking as a team. . .Since we’ve started working together, cooking is a weekly activity we look forward to, not a chore. -Stephanie & Meryl #KitchenHeroes Tweet this Cooking for one is like exercising by yourself. It can … [Read More...]

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Our Guide to Repurposing Leftovers & Leftover Ingredients

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Roasted Rack of Lamb with Sundried Tomato Pesto | Weeknight Meal #recipe via @CookSmarts

Roasted Rack of Lamb with Sundried Tomato Pesto

Since today is Easter Sunday, we decided that this week’s recipe should add to the celebration. And it’s okay if you don’t celebrate Easter, because this recipe will cover just about anything you’re celebrating. Spring break, perhaps? After all, … [Read More...]