Saint Valentine’s Day in the Kitchen

Special Recipes for Valentine's Day

The legend of Saint Valentine is complicated by the fact that it’s made up of several differing accounts. The Roman Catholic Church recognizes Saint Valentine as a real person who died in the third century in Rome.

By this account, Valentine was a priest who defied emperor Rome – Claudius II. Claudius decided that unattached men made for better soldiers than those with families and wives and thus forbade them to marry.

However, Valentine defied the emperor’s wishes and secretly continued to marry young men and women. We remember Saint Valentine each February as a special day for people who are in love. It has become a well recognized romantic holiday.

To help create that romantic mood here are some special recipes for Valentine’s Day that you can prepare easily to help make the day enjoyable and romantic. The kitchen is the perfect place to start and our recipes contain some ingredients considered for centuries to be aphrodisiacs.

Continue Reading

Bringing Your Maryland Kitchen Design to Life

5 Tips for Your 1st Kitchen Design Meeting

5 Tips for Your 1st Kitchen Design Meeting

Designing a kitchen involves choosing materials and appliances; determining a layout; working through plumbing and electrical configurations; and so much more. A professional kitchen designer can help put all of these pieces together and turn a seemingly daunting process into one that is simple, easy, and of course fun!

Kitchen & Bath Creations (KBC) realizes a high-quality kitchen design requires some planning. We can help make your dream kitchen a reality.

Here is how to prepare for your first meeting with your kitchen designer.

Continue Reading

Mac-O-Lantern and Cheese Bowls

Halloween Recipe - Mac and Cheese

Macaroni and cheese originated in England. It is popular in the United States and Canada and is typically called mac and cheese.

Here is a Halloween version of this popular meal. It is fun and easy to make and uses orange bell peppers that are carved to look like Halloween pumpkins. The orange pepper becomes an edible bowl for your creamy mac and cheese.

Continue Reading

KBC Locations