Cheesy Grilled Pulled Pork (or Chicken) Sandwiches

In Easy Meals, Grilling, Pork, Slow Cooker
by Ann on 02/10

There is nothing I love more than turning leftovers into something new and delicious. Sometimes, it enables us to get dinner on the table when we otherwise wouldn’t…. Read More »

Lean & Mean Pulled Pork Barbecue

In Easy Meals, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Pork, Slow Cooker
by Ann on 01/10

When I had my first baby, I remember struggling to get the stroller through a double set of doors, only to be assisted by a kind woman who… Read More »

Beet Salad with Walnuts and Goat Cheese

In Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Nuts & Nut Butters, Salads, Side Dishes
by Ann on 30/09

  When I was a kid and my mom served beets, I was not a happy camper.  I can remember, however, going to a restaurant in Virginia as… Read More »

Balsamic Orange Avocado Oil Vinaigrette

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options
by Ann on 27/09

Congratulations to Mary Lou Keller!  You are the winner!  If you could please email me your complete mailing address and phone number, you will receive your prize soon!  … Read More »

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins (Grain and Gluten-Free)

In Breads & Muffins, Breakfast Foods, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options
by Ann on 25/09

After thoroughly enjoying this recipe for Pumpkin Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie last year, I was inspired to further experiment with the concept.  As I bake increasingly more often… Read More »

Pumpkin Pie Spice Mix

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Kitchen Basics
by Ann on 23/09

Beyond cooler weather, shorter days, and football games, the arrival of fall means apples, pumpkins, and a host of other delicious fall fruits and vegetables.  I find myself… Read More »

Homemade Play Dough

In Crafts, Kitchen Basics, Kitchen Extras, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 22/09

A recipe for a fun weekend activity…and don’t count the older kids out! The start of the new school year brought much change to our house.  My older… Read More »

Banana Coconut Crunch with “The Perfect Snaque” Giveaway

In Breakfast Foods, Desserts, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Snacks
by Ann on 20/09

UPDATE:  My friend, Cricket, from The Perfect Snaque very kindly offered a promotion code so all our Fountain Avenue Kitchen friends can order through her site and receive a… Read More »

Roasted Beets, Two Ways

In Appetizers, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 18/09

There are so many ways to cook beets:  steam, boil, roast, microwave.  What is really the best way?  After trying quite a few methods over the years, I… Read More »

Parmesan Crusted Roasted Potato and Arugula Salad

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 16/09

  As summer draws to a close, I am always a little sad to say goodbye to seasonal favorites like peaches and corn on the cob.  But with… Read More »