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 12/8/14 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 12/8/14

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for December 8, 2014 Monday: Oven-Baked Salmon with Lentil, Mushroom, Spinach 'Cream' Sauce Tuesday: Cumin & Coriander Chicken Tacos with Sliced Radishes and Guacamole Wednesday: Cheddary Shells with … [Read More...]

Peppermint: Hero in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Peppermint: Bye-bye, Dinner Rut!

We love food, and we're always striving to make healthier food choices and eat a wider variety of food. -Peppermint #KitchenHero Tweet this Even experienced cooks, like Kitchen Hero Peppermint, know that eating the same things day after day can … [Read More...]

Roasted Parmesan Broccoli | Side Dish #recipe via @CookSmarts

Roasted Parmesan Broccoli

Broccoli is such a great vegetable. Seriously, we can’t stop raving about it. Not only is it delicious and good for you, it’s available year-round, making it super dependable. Whether roasted, stir-fried, or blanched for a chilled salad, we can … [Read More...]

Seafood Pasta with Mussels and Calamari | Weeknight Meal #recipe via @CookSmarts

Seafood Pasta with Mussels & Calamari

The Colosseum. Vatican City. The Leaning Tower of Pisa. Pizza. Pasta. Gondolas. Gelato. Italy can show us incredible things, and that’s only a small bit of what it has to offer! If we made you long for a trip to Italy right now, we are so sorry. … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 12/1/14 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 12/1/14

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for December 1, 2014 Monday: Shrimp Peanut Noodles with Red Peppers and Cabbage Tuesday: Pan-Roasted Chicken + Gravy with Sauteed Cabbage & Apples and Pearl Couscous Wednesday: Italian Wedding Soup with … [Read More...]

.@cooksmarts Holiday Gift Guide: Kitchen Gifts for Every Home Cook #holidaygiftguide

Cook Smarts’ Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide: Kitchen Gifts for Every Home Cook

It was hard to top our colorful holiday gift guide from 2013, but we’ve come up with a whole new set of awesome gifts for every home cook in your life. Unlike a lot of kitchen gifts, we promise these ideas will get a lot of use by your lucky gift … [Read More...]

Top 10 Thanksgiving Sides via @CookSmarts #recipes

Thanksgiving Sides Round-Up: 10 Sides You Won’t Want to Miss Out on This Holiday

Everyone knows that while Thanksgiving’s main star is turkey, it’s really the sides that are the talk of the town. From mashed potatoes to green beans, we’re all about loading up our plate with comforting and delicious side dishes. So this week, … [Read More...]

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 11/24/14 via @cooksmarts

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 11/24/14

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for November 24, 2014 | Thanksgiving Favorites Week Monday: Moroccan Chicken and Carrots Saute with Couscous Tuesday: Italian Sausage and Chard White Bean Soup with Parmesan Garlic Bread Wednesday: Spinach … [Read More...]

Miriam: Hero in the Kitchen via @CookSmarts

Miriam: The Family that Eats Together, Stays Together

I cook because I want to feed my family nutritious meals, and eat together as a family each night. -Miriam #KitchenHero Tweet this The great things about meal planning include: saving money, not letting food go to waste, and eating a variety of … [Read More...]

Win a Cuisinart Stainless Steel Food Processor via @CookSmarts #giveaway

Win a Cuisinart Food Processor

This is the last week of our Maximize Flavor Giveaway! We're giving away tools to help you put your new flavoring smarts to use from our 'How to Maximize Flavor' series. Congrats to Valerie B. for winning a custom-framed version of one of our … [Read More...]