Archive:  June, 2012

Baked Egg Avocados

In Easy Meals, Egg Dishes, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Vegetarian
by Ann on 28/06

Sometimes, I “share” an idea on my Fountain Avenue Kitchen Facebook page.  It might be a recipe from another website that I think looks delicious, or perhaps just… Read More »

Corn and Cucumber Salad with Basil and Chives

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 26/06

Summertime cooking should be easy–and it should be fresh and crisp and delicious. This salad is all of those things. It’s also the reason why I always cook… Read More »

Minted Peas Sautéed in Coconut Oil

In Fruits & Veggies, Side Dishes
by Ann on 24/06

Fresh peas in the summer are such a treat.  Tossed into salads and pasta dishes, they offer a hint of sweetness and color.  Yet they are perfect all… Read More »

Kitchen Extras

In Kitchen Extras
by Ann on 23/06

It’s been a number of weeks since my last installment of Kitchen Extras, where I highlight some recipes that I found on other websites or odds and ends… Read More »

Strawberry Slushy Punch

In Drinks & Smoothies
by Ann on 21/06

This is the perfect summertime, non-alcoholic drink.  It makes a special beverage for kids or adults who prefer “unleaded”, as my dad would say.  A convenient option to… Read More »

Lemon Thyme Dijon Grilled Chicken (a variation on Wicked Good Chicken)

In Chicken, Grilling, Healthy Options, Uncategorized
by Ann on 20/06

Wicked Good Chicken is a delicious in-a-hurry dinner that relies on pantry ingredients.  No marinade time necessary.  Bakes in twenty minutes.  Pair it with one of my all-time favorite… Read More »

Curried Couscous Salad (with Gluten-Free Options)

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Salads, Vegetarian
by Ann on 18/06

Curried couscous salad has been one of my go-to summer entertaining recipes for many years. Delicious, nutritious, and easy to whip up a big bowl, it is a… Read More »

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

In Desserts, Drinks & Smoothies, Snacks
by Ann on 15/06

For years, I have been making this smoothie to satisfy my never-ending penchant for ice cream.  Over time, I have tweaked the recipe and still often switch it… Read More »

The Sunshine Award

In Uncategorized
by Ann on 15/06

Any award is a welcome gift.  An award given by someone you like and respect is extra special.  When that award has fun stuff attached to it, well,… Read More »

Fruit Rainbow

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Salads, Vegetarian
by Ann on 14/06

Roy G. Biv.  I can remember the day my grandmother taught me that name as a way to remember the colors of the rainbow.  Red, Orange, Yellow, Green,… Read More »