Category:  Easy Meals

Deviled Egg Spread

In Easy Meals, Egg Dishes, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Snacks, Vegetarian
by Ann on 21/04

Deviled eggs are favorite picnic and cookout fare in my family–they’re an ideal way to use all those colored Easter eggs, too!  My sister-in-law, Mary, and my mom… Read More »

Cheddar Hash Brown Crust

In Casseroles, Easy Meals, Egg Dishes, Gluten-Free Options
by Ann on 16/04

Some time ago, I shared a recipe that was essentially a speedy solution to a missing ingredient.  When I found myself without the ingredients needed to fill the… Read More »

Leftover Spaghetti Pizza

In Easy Meals, Pasta, Pizza & Sandwiches
by Ann on 09/04

People often ask me if I spend my days cooking away in my kitchen.  It’s a logical question. After all, I write about food and develop recipes!  But… Read More »

Quickie Cookie Baked Oatmeal

In Breads & Muffins, Breakfast Foods, Cookies & Candy, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Snacks
by Ann on 02/04

When I have the pleasure of some one-on-one time with my 3-year-old niece, I like to think of a project or activity she will really enjoy.  Whether it’s… Read More »

Instant Baked Oatmeal — 4 ingredients with a protein punch!

In Breakfast Foods, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options
by Ann on 26/03

When preparing a bowl of stovetop oatmeal or one of my many baked oatmeal recipes, I use regular or steel cut oats.  So when I was challenged a… Read More »

Chicken in Milk

In Chicken, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes
by Ann on 17/03

Even as an adult, I anticipate my Christmas stocking every year.  My husband always succeeds in finding a handful of gifts that are the perfect balance between practical… Read More »

O’Brien Irish Stew

In Beef, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Slow Cooker, Soups
by Ann on 10/03

Most Americans think of stew as having a thick gravy base.  But traditional Irish stew is more broth-like and began as a hearty peasant dish made with what… Read More »

Make-Ahead Granola Parfaits

In Breakfast Foods, Easy Meals, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Mason Jar Ideas
by Ann on 07/03

Preferring my granola crunchy, I was skeptical the first time I tried this.  After resting in the fridge overnight, I was pretty sure the granola would lose its… Read More »

Teriyaki Salmon Wrap

In Easy Meals, Pizza & Sandwiches, Rice, Seafood
by Ann on 28/02

Somewhere between today and tomorrow is the two year anniversary of The Fountain Avenue Kitchen.  You see, my site launched on February 29th–Leap Day–of 2012.  There was a… Read More »

Yogurt Almond Flour Dutch Baby

In Breakfast Foods, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options
by Ann on 26/02

Did you know that February is National Pancake Month?  I recently discovered this when Stonyfield Organic issued a friendly challenge to create a pancake recipe using yogurt.  One… Read More »