Category:  Snacks

Dark Chocolate Blondies (grain-free, no refined sugar)

In Cookies & Candy, Desserts, Gluten-Free Options, Snacks
by Ann on 18/04
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Typically, I don’t mention the specific brand I use in a recipe unless it is integral to the recipe’s success or I just really love the product for… Read More »

Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs

In Cookies & Candy, Desserts, Holidays, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks
by Ann on 12/04
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When I think of my grandmother, many things come to mind.  She was full of life, funny and frugal, yet so very generous. This was a woman who… 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
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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 »

Butterscotch Bread Pudding (with really good gluten-free options)

In Desserts, Gluten-Free Options, Holidays, Snacks
by Ann on 19/03
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Last fall, I mentioned that I was all set to share a recipe for butterscotch bread pudding when a thoughtful reader emailed me the recipe for her prized… Read More »

Chunky Homemade Granola Snack Mix

In Breakfast Foods, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 04/03
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Mixing Chunky Homemade Granola with dried cranberries, cashews, and white chocolate chips makes a snack mix so incredibly delicious with the added benefits of being mostly healthy and portable…. Read More »

Chunky Homemade Granola

In Breakfast Foods, Healthy Options, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 03/03
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Perfectly crunchy, not overly sweet, and loaded with chunks, this granola recipe makes two big baking sheets full and is a welcome breakfast or satisfying snack. It’s basic… Read More »

Raspberry Vanilla Muffins

In Breads & Muffins, Breakfast Foods, Desserts, Gluten-Free Options, Snacks
by Ann on 07/02
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I often think of these tasty muffins around Valentine’s Day because of their pinkish hue. Conveniently, they rely on frozen berries, so these muffins are ideal throughout the… Read More »

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Granola with Quinoa

In Breakfast Foods, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks
by Ann on 05/02
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This has been the winter that just keeps on giving!  Snow, bitter cold, freezing rain…repeat! The kids have been off school so many days that even they don’t… Read More »

Chewy Almond Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

In Cookies & Candy, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Kitchen Basics, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks
by Ann on 03/02
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For those who know me or have followed The Fountain Avenue Kitchen for a while, you know I have cooked a lot of oatmeal.  Several years ago, I… Read More »

Buffalo Wing Hummus

In Appetizers, Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Snacks, Vegetarian
by Ann on 31/01
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Depending on one’s perspective, the lure of Super Bowl Sunday might be the good eats, funny commercials, big-name halftime show or, of course, the football!  Whether you are… Read More »