Weeknight Meals via @CookSmarts: Asian Rotisserie Chicken Salad #recipe

Asian Rotisserie Chicken Salad

As a meal plan service that caters to so many taste preferences around the world, we don’t expect every single meal to become a hit with everybody. Sure, there are those meals that are instant favorites with mostly everyone. (Think: Chicken with Honey Lemon Butter and Portobello Pesto Pizzas.) These recipes found their way onto our ‘Favorites Week’ meal plans. Then there are those meals that we … [Read More...]

Weeknight Meals via @CookSmarts: Grilled Peaches with Balsamic Vinaigrette #recipe

Grilled Peaches with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Here at Cook Smarts, we don’t really have a sweet tooth. That doesn’t mean we won’t enjoy a fresh-baked cookie or an ice cream cone once in awhile, but for the most part, we’re not too big on sweets and desserts. If we were to have dessert, our … [Read More...]

Weeknight Meals via @CookSmarts: Grilled Pork Chops with Green Beans and Corn #recipe

Grilled Pork Chops with Green Beans and Corn

From Grilled Salmon to Grilled Tequila-Lime Chicken to Tomato Bruschetta, you would think that we would be completely grilled-out by now. Luckily, that is not the case or else we wouldn’t be creating all these delicious and smoky recipes right now. … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 8/11/14 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 8/11/14

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for August 11, 2014 | Let's Travel to Spain! Monday: Tilapia Ceviche with Mango and Green Gazpacho Tuesday: Spanish Tortilla with Pan con Tomate and Mixed Green Salad Wednesday: Mussels and Chorizo with … [Read More...]

Shayla: Hero in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Shayla: Happy, Healthy, and Homemade

Cooking allows me to know that my family is able to connect and enjoy one another's company around the dinner table. -Shayla #KitchenHero Tweet this Shayla has been cooking ever since she was little, making classic, basic dishes like … [Read More...]

Weeknight Meals via @CookSmarts: Grilled Salmon with Watermelon Feta Salad #recipe

Grilled Salmon with Watermelon Feta Salad

When you think of your favorite summer meals, what probably comes to mind is refreshing, light, healthy, cool, flavorful, and seasonal. After all, it’s hot outside, the heat is making you feel drowsy, and the last thing you need is a heavy meal that … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 8/4/14 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 8/4/14

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for August 4, 2014 | Favorites Week Monday: Rotisserie Chicken Chopped Salad with Adobo Honey Vinaigrette Tuesday: Rotisserie Chicken Flatbread Wraps with Greek Salad Wednesday: Pesto Spaghetti with Shrimp … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts' Weekly Meal Plan | 7/28/14 Menu

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 7/28/14

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for July 28, 2014 Monday: Grilled Swordfish with Mango Salsa and Orzo Tuesday: Balsamic Chicken Kebabs with Orzo Arugula Salad Wednesday: BBQ Tofu Sandwich with Pickled Cucumbers and Corn on the … [Read More...]

Jennifer: Hero in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Jennifer: Adventures in the Kitchen

Being able to cook allows me to experience new cultures through their recipes and ingredients. -Jennifer #KitchenHero Tweet this As an adventurer, Kitchen Hero Jennifer is all about hiking and flying trapezes, but even these activities seem … [Read More...]

Lessons Learned from Trying to be a Food Network Star

Lessons Learned from Trying to be a Food Network Star – Part 3

It’s been almost 10 years since I appeared on The Food Network, and it’s not looking like I’ll ever become a Food Network Star. And I’m perfectly okay with that. In fact, I’m more than happy about it. In the time since my comical fail on … [Read More...]

Weeknight Meals via @CookSmarts: Guacamole Tequila-Lime Chicken #recipe

Guacamole Tequila-Lime Chicken

Picture yourself stretching your legs out on a sandy beach in Mexico, with an umbrella overhead to shade you from the hot sun. You lean back against the beach chair and cool off with a glass of margarita, as you reach for some crispy tortilla chips … [Read More...]