Category:  Snacks

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

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 »

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 »

April Fool’s Fruit Punch

In Drinks & Smoothies, Holidays, Snacks
by Ann on 25/03

When I originally posted this silly “punch” on The Fountain Avenue Kitchen several years ago, I did it on the afternoon of April Fool’s Day, right after my… 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 »

Mango Pineapple Salsa

In Appetizers, Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Fruits & Veggies, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Salads, Side Dishes, Snacks
by Ann on 04/03
Mango Pineapple Salsa

Recently, my friend Justine asked if I would create an orange recipe to shine a light on something near and dear to her heart.  You may be wondering… Why… Read More »

3-Ingredient Pizzadillas

In Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Pizza & Sandwiches, Snacks
by Ann on 25/02

Thirty minute meals are convenient, but sometimes we need to crank out some seriously fast–or just plain fun–food.  Enter the pizzadilla! Paired with a side salad or a… Read More »

No-Bake Energy Bites (healthy yet taste a lot like cookie dough!)

In Cookies & Candy, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks
by Ann on 21/02
No-Bake Energy Bites -- taste like  a mix between a chewy granola bar and chocolate chip cookie dough

In a bold moment a few years back, I decided to give up ice cream for Lent. It was a test of sorts, as I seriously wondered if… Read More »

Fudgy Yogurt Brownies

In Cookies & Candy, Desserts, Gluten-Free Options, Snacks
by Ann on 14/02
Fudgy Yogurt Brownies

Brownies with no eggs, no oil, and lots of protein… Hmmmm.  Believe it or not, they taste great, too. These homemade treats are just as decadent as “regular”… Read More »

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 »