If you’re a fan of using tech to make things easier in the kitchen, have we got help for you. As part as our new Alexa Organization Series on Cool Mom Tech,  we’ve featured 6 of the best Alexa meal-planning skills that you can put to use with your Amazon Alexa or Amazon Echo.

From meal-planning itself, to finding new recipes, making shopping lists, and even ordering take-out when a last-minute pizza sounds perfect, we’ve got some tips definitely worth checking out.

In addition to using it to play the perfect cooking music, of course.

While you’re at it, be sure to check out this post on using Alexa to make your grocery list, thanks to a terrific idea crowdsourced from our Recipe Rescue private Facebook community. Bonus: It works with Siri too, if you don’t have an Alexa.