Category:  Gluten-Free Options

Classic Guacamole

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Gluten-Free Options, Vegetarian
by Ann on 02/05
Classic Guacamole

I tend to tuck recipes away and wait for what I hope will be just the right occasion for my readers. This guacamole recipe, for instance, has been… Read More »

Crunchy Amaranth Granola Rounds

In Breads & Muffins, Breakfast Foods, Cookies & Candy, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Snacks
by Ann on 29/04
Crispy Amaranth Granola Pucks

I loved to collect the mail when I was a child.  The thought of a special letter or magazine waiting for me fueled the anticipation.  Now, letter writing… Read More »

Roasted Asparagus with Egg and Prosciutto

In Easy Meals, Egg Dishes, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options
by Ann on 25/04
Roasted Asparagus with Egg and Prosciutto

Years ago, I marveled at the description of a meal with two basic ingredients: eggs and asparagus. The simple combination was described as very “French country.” I envisioned… Read More »

Jamaican Rice and Peas Recipe

In Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Rice, Side Dishes
by Ann on 22/04
Jamaican Rice & Peas | The Fountain Avenue Kitchen

Rice and beans.  Who doesn’t love them?  Yet rice and beans can mean so many different things depending on where a person is from. After returning from a… Read More »

Honey Flax 1-Minute Mug Muffin

In Breads & Muffins, Breakfast Foods, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Snacks
by Ann on 18/04
Honey Flax 1-Minute Mug Muffin

Dear Ann, I recently made and enjoyed some of your chia seed recipes. For quite a while I have been using another healthy ingredient in my morning oatmeal–flax… Read More »

Christian’s Corn Flake Nachos… and some Real Cheese People

In Appetizers, Gluten-Free Options, Snacks
by Ann on 15/04
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When Sargento recently asked me to lend a hand with their new “Real Cheese People” campaign, I couldn’t resist.  I immediately thought of several friends and family members who… Read More »

Chicken Fried Rice

In Chicken, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Rice
by Ann on 11/04
Chicken Fried Rice -- use leftover rice for a super speedy meal

Leftovers seldom get the credit they deserve. Some meals, of course, really do improve over time, but perhaps the best way to forever change the perception of meals… Read More »

Pimento Cheese Spread…and a 50th anniversary celebration!

In Appetizers, Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Gluten-Free Options, Snacks
by Ann on 08/04
Pimento Cheese Spread

Last weekend, my in-laws celebrated 50 wonderful years of marriage with a family trip to The Greenbriar in West Virginia.  Their three children along with spouses, significant others… Read More »

Slow Cooker Mexican Flank Steak

In Beef, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Slow Cooker
by Ann on 28/03
Slow Cooker Mexican Flank Steak with Mango Pineapple Salsa

I’m a big fan of recipes that incorporate a variety of vegetables with a basic protein in one easy-to-assemble dinner. And when a meal is versatile and can… Read More »

Healthy Peanut Butter Buckeyes

In Cookies & Candy, Desserts, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks
by Ann on 18/03
Healthy Peanut Butter Buckeyes

Everyone in my family thinks Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs are the be-all-end-all…the piece de resistance….the bomb!  From a nutritional vantage point, they are a bit of bomb. (Of course, we… Read More »