Today, we’re featuring a guest post + infographic from Emma Smith of CakeMaternity.com! Women today are independent, career driven and lifestyle focused. We demand choices and have key preferences when it comes to our clothing styles, shapes and fits. When pregnant and breastfeeding, we want choices in maternity bras that resemble the bras we normally wear. Whilst there are differences to how maternity bras are […]
This is the first chutney I ever made, which I originally blogged about at Parade Magazine. It was a blackberry chutney, which I made as a topper for some homemade pimento cheeseburgers. Delicious!
This is one of my favorite double chocolate desserts—pairing dark chocolate cookies with my easy mousse recipe. Mmm! These are a chocoholic’s dream come true. And they’re really easy to make. My mission with Kitchenability is to present recipes that are easy, accessible, affordable and delicious. With that in mind, when creating the mousse filling for these cookie sandwiches, I opted to make some adjustments […]
It’s hard to believe summer is quickly drawing to a close. The end of summer means the beginning of the new school year for many, and a new school year means busy schedules for students and families. The spirit behind Kitchenability stemmed from my busy college days, when I was trying to eat quick, healthy meals that could be prepared with limited cooking space and […]
One great way to improve your Kitchenability — and fast — is to get to know your spice rack. Understanding the basic flavor profiles of the herbs (fresh and dried) in the market and, likely, already in your spice rack at home, will really kick your cooking up a notch…or two, or three. Today’s “Get to Know Your Spice Rack” herb of choice is: Basil! […]
My husband came up with this recipe for ginger margaritas and was kind enough to lend it out to feature on the blog. He’s so amazing! They’re so delicious I don’t know if I can drink a regular margarita and enjoy it as much anymore. I love the accent of the ginger flavor and the homemade simple syrup element.
It’s morning and the coffee is brewing. My child has nursed and now I have a happy baby, lying on her back, cooing at the world. I, on the other hand, am not ready to face the world yet. Not untill that hot cup of heaven hits my lips. I set my warm, filled-to-the-brim cup of coffee on the table. While looking back at baby […]
In the heat of August, there’s just something about a cool and refreshing cucumber that really hits the spot. One trick I love is to slice up half a cucumber and toss the rounds into an ice-cold pitcher of water. If you’ve ever been to a spa, this recipe will sound familiar. It’s a fun way to add a little flavor to all of that […]
Did you know August is National Sandwich Month? In honor of the holiday, I thought I’d post this recipe for one of my favorite comfort foods — grilled cheese!
August is National Peach Month, so I decided to concoct a peach dessert experiment to celebrate. What I came up with was this: Whiskey Peaches with Brown Sugar & Honey Ice Cream. I blended some peaches into the ice cream itself, and then saved some of the marinated slices to add as a garnish. Delicious! Also, why not celebrate this August with some Peach Bellinis?! […]