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 newsletter to get tips right in your inbox!) So far, we’ve covered: how to noodle-fy your veggies, how to fritter them, and 50 simple salads (with an … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 12/29/14 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 12/29/14

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for December 29, 2014 Monday: Mediterranean Chicken Saute with Couscous Tuesday: Linguine with Tuna and Olive and Sundried Tomato Tapenade Wednesday: Slow-Cooker Mexican Meatballs over Rice Thursday: … [Read More...]

Holiday Meals for Any Occasion via @CookSmarts

Holiday Round-Up: Hearty & Healthy Classics for Every Gathering

Whether you celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, or you’re all about ringing in the New Year, there’s no denying this - the holidays are an abundance of fabulous food and time spent with loved ones. Put those two together and you have a memorable … [Read More...]

Emily: Hero in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Emily: Living a Balanced & Healthy Life

Homemade meals with fresh, seasonal ingredients help me retain energy and live an overall healthier lifestyle. -Emily #KitchenHero Tweet this When creating a healthy lifestyle for yourself, it’s important to keep it balanced, and Kitchen Hero … [Read More...]

5 Tips for a Healthy Holiday via @CookSmarts #healthyholidays

5 Tips for a Healthy Holiday

We’re already halfway through December and holiday festivities are in full swing. While we love this time of year, it can be an especially challenging time when it comes to our health. A combination of all the delicious holiday treats and our busy … [Read More...]

Roasted Oregano Potatoes | Side Dish #recipe via @CookSmarts

Roasted Oregano Potatoes with Lemon Yogurt Sauce

Roasted vegetables are one of those go-to side dishes that can never go wrong. Now that the weather has gotten a lot colder, roasted veggies are even better, since they can warm up any meal. With a crunchy exterior, soft interior, and sweet … [Read More...]

Shakshuka | Weeknight Meal #recipe via @CookSmarts

Shakshuka with Polenta

We absolutely love the flavors of the Mediterranean, which comes from a bunch of different regions and their cultures. All of these places being next to the Mediterranean Sea means that they all have common elements in their cooking, whether it’s … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 12/15/14 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 12/15/14

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for December 15, 2014 Monday: {Moqueca} Brazilian Fish Stew over Rice Tuesday: Shrimp and Udon Noodles in Green Curry Soup with Baby Spinach and Straw Mushrooms Wednesday: Pan-Roasted Chicken and Brussels … [Read More...]

Brooke: Hero in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Brooke: Homegrown & Homemade

Focus on finding the best ingredients, and food will taste fantastic. -Brooke #KitchenHero Tweet this Brooke has impressed us countless times with her DIY crafts and woodworking skills, whether it is a wooden tool toy set for her kids or coming … [Read More...]

Holiday Desserts via @CookSmarts

Sweet Treats for the Holidays

There’s something about the holidays. Even as you pack your schedule in so tight it might explode, you can’t help but get into the spirit of things, whether it’s taking the time out to make a handmade gift for your mom, or planning a memorable … [Read More...]

Italian Sausage and Chard White Bean Soup | Weeknight Meal #recipe via @CookSmarts

Italian Sausage & Chard White Bean Soup

Have you ever seen something (or someone) that you just absolutely fell heads over for? Perhaps that jacket from your favorite clothing store, or that triple chocolate cake in the bakery window that you just knew you had to have? Call it love at … [Read More...]