Tomato & Shallot Salad

Tomato and Shallot Salad | Side Dish #recipe via @CookSmarts

We know it’s coming, but it’s unbearable to think about. Summer is going to be over soon! Maybe we’re being a little dramatic here, but we can’t help but get a little teary-eyed at the thought of summer saying bye. Summer has been so good to us, giving us the best, most amazing produce we could ever imagine - perfectly plump and sweet figs, big bunches of fragrant basil, gorgeous okra in … [Read more...]

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 8/31/15

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 8/31/15 via @cooksmarts

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for August 31, 2015 Monday: Shrimp and Avocado Taco Salad with Cilantro-Lime Dressing Tuesday: Turkish Pitas with Hummus and Lamb + Cucumber and Tomato Salad Wednesday: Slow-Cooker Stuffed Peppers with Herbed Yogurt and Mixed Greens Thursday: Creamy Hummus Pasta with Spinach and Red Peppers + Grated Carrot Salad We do more than create meal plans. We … [Read more...]

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 8/24/15

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 8/24/15 via @cooksmarts

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for August 24, 2015 Monday: Salmon-Basil Burgers with Fennel and Green Bean Salad Tuesday: Creamy Fettuccine with Zucchini, Mushrooms, Basil, and Peas Wednesday: Latin Spice-Rubbed Pork Chops with Tri-Color Slaw Thursday: Chipotle Shrimp a la Diabla with Leftover Tri-Color Slaw We do more than create meal plans. We create memories around the dinner … [Read more...]

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 8/17/15

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 8/17/15 via @cooksmarts

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for August 17, 2015 | Favorites Week Monday: Mussels and Chorizo with Valencia Orange & Mixed Green Salad Tuesday: Grilled Rosemary Bisteca with Grilled Veggies and Sun-dried Tomato Pesto Wednesday: Paninis with Leftover Grilled Veggies + Strawberry & Mixed Green Salad Thursday: Honey-Mustard Chicken Tacos with Corn and Peach Salsa We do more than … [Read more...]

Shrimp Tacos with Slaw & Smoked Paprika Creme

Shrimp Tacos with Slaw and Smoked Paprika Creme | Weeknight Meal #recipe via @CookSmarts

Ah, taco night. There’s no better feeling in the world than enjoying some fresh, homemade tacos after a long day at work. Maybe a soak in the bathtub or a nice glass of wine or watching your favorite tv series might do the trick, but taco night really hits the spot for us. It’s not just about relaxing; it’s also that tacos make us feel good. Our tastebuds get happy from all the different … [Read more...]

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 8/3/15

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 8/3/15 via @cooksmarts

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for August 3, 2015 Monday: Salmon Burgers with Lemon-Herb Potato Salad Tuesday: Pork Cutlets with Olive-Caper Sauce + Lemony Kale and Fontina Salad Wednesday: Panzanella [Tuscan Bread Salad] with Grilled Rosemary-Balsamic Chicken Thursday: Pasta with Broccoli, White Beans & Fontina We do more than create meal plans. We create memories around the … [Read more...]

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 7/27/15

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 7/27/15 via @cooksmarts

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for July 27, 2015 Monday: Sweet & Sour Beef and Pineapple Kebabs with Asian Sesame Side Salad Tuesday: Classic BLT (Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato) Sandwiches + Summer Squash Saute with Feta and Mint Wednesday: Vietnamese Salad with Chicken, Vermicelli, and Lime Dressing Thursday: Gazpacho (Chilled Tomato Soup) with Marinated Chickpeas & Avocado Toast We do … [Read more...]

Lemon-Herb Quinoa

Lemon-Herb Quinoa | Side Dish #recipe via @CookSmarts

Side dishes should never be overlooked. True, it’s hard to remember they are there when you have a piece of juicy roasted chicken or some flavorful curried tofu and veggies in front of you. But if those trusty sides weren’t there, you’ll probably really miss them. While eating roast chicken or curried tofu on its own is tasty, they aren’t the same without some tender roasted potatoes, a crisp … [Read more...]

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 7/20/15

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 7/20/15 via @cooksmarts

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for July 20, 2015 Monday: Honey-Citrus Chicken with Cucumber Peach Salsa & Corn on the Cob Tuesday: Tilapia Tacos with Cilantro Lime Slaw + Corn & Black Bean Salsa Wednesday: Leftover Chicken Gyros with Tzatziki Thursday: Avocado Summer Rolls with Peanut Dipping Sauce & Mango Lassi We do more than create meal plans. We create memories around the … [Read more...]

Weekly Meal Plan Menu | Week of 7/13/15

Cook Smarts’ Weekly Meal Plan Service | Menu for 7/13/15 via @cooksmarts

Our Weekly Meal Plan Service Dinner Menu for July 13, 2015 Monday: Pesto Pasta with Chorizo & Zucchini Ribbons Tuesday: Honey-Sesame Chicken Salad with Edamame & Cashews Wednesday: Caprese Sandwiches with Kale Pesto + Watermelon, Feta & Mint Salad Thursday: Chicken Cutlets with Tomato-Herb Pan Sauce & Succotash We do more than create meal plans. We create memories around the dinner … [Read more...]