Category:  Drinks & Smoothies

Homemade Hot Cocoa

In Breakfast Foods, Drinks & Smoothies, Kitchen Basics, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Snacks
by Ann on 07/02

Before I started The Fountain Avenue Kitchen, I had very little experience with photography. When I took the typical family snapshots, the camera decided how to focus and… Read More »

Dulce de Leche Latte

In Breakfast Foods, Drinks & Smoothies
by Ann on 14/01

Since I stumbled upon the overwhelming hit of Crock Pot Dulce de Leche a few years ago, the kids regularly enjoy this caramel-like dip on sliced apples and we… Read More »

Summer Peach Sangria

In Drinks & Smoothies, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes
by Ann on 25/07

After living for a short time in Spain, I developed a love of paella, tortillas Españolas, and a certain time-honored, fruit-filled drink. Though my recipe for Classic Spanish… Read More »

Homemade Almond Milk

In Drinks & Smoothies, Healthy Options, Kitchen Basics, Nuts & Nut Butters, Vegetarian
by Ann on 07/05

I bought cartons of almond milk for years, and I still do on occasion.  My sister always made her own almond milk and told me that it was… Read More »

Homemade French Vanilla Coffee Creamer

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Drinks & Smoothies, Gluten-Free Options, Mason Jar Ideas, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 22/01

When I first tried coffee my senior year in high school, I decided I would only drink it if I liked it black.  I “learned” to drink tea… Read More »

Nutella Latte

In Drinks & Smoothies, Nuts & Nut Butters
by Ann on 08/01

Sub-zero temperatures make hot drinks…and soup…taste especially good.  I like my coffee black, but I also enjoy a creamy latte or cafe mocha.  (Truth be told, I especially… Read More »

Green Monster Smoothie

In Breakfast Foods, Drinks & Smoothies, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Vegetarian
by Ann on 27/12

I have been off my smoothie kick for months.  Maybe it was all the excesses of the holiday season, but I actually craved a green smoothie yesterday.  Seriously…. Read More »

Nutella Iced Latte

In Drinks & Smoothies, Mason Jar Ideas, Snacks
by Ann on 04/08

When the weather is warm, I particularly enjoy an iced latte.  As much as I love this coffee house treat, I am always a little annoyed with myself… Read More »

Tropical Watermelon Slushy

In Drinks & Smoothies, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Snacks
by Ann on 29/07

My family loves slushies!  A make-at-home version is so tasty and easy and, with some chopped watermelon stored in the freezer, can be ready at a moment’s notice…. Read More »

Apricot Peach Yogurt Smoothie

In Breakfast Foods, Drinks & Smoothies, Snacks
by Ann on 17/07
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Christian and I had a date with Grace, my 2-year-old niece, to make homemade play dough (see the blue fingernails in the photo below) and after lots of… Read More »