1. A system comprising:a computing device having at least one processor, at least one user interface, a memory and a network interface for communication with a server; and
the memory including computer-executable instructions that, when executed by the processor, cause the processor to:
receive a recipe from the server, the recipe indicating at least two ingredients, appliance data and at least one action, the appliance data indicating at least a portion of an operating code to operate an appliance and the action including transmitting the portion of the operating code to the appliance;
establish communication with the appliance; and
transmit the portion of the operating code to the appliance.