balsamic green beans with walnuts

balsamic green beans with walnuts

These Balsamic Green Beans with Walnuts are one of my favorite vegetable side dishes of all times! Simple, quick, elegant and delicious.  {Naturally gluten-free and vegan!} I originally shared this recipe on August 2 2012. I have updated the images and some of the...
cheddar green bean casserole

cheddar green bean casserole

My motto is… Friends don’t let friends make Thanksgiving side dishes with canned soup! So, put down that can and make this absolutely delicious and easy from-scratch Cheddar Green Bean Casserole. It’s the perfect vegetarian make-ahead dish that will have everyone...
25 healthy green bean recipes

25 healthy green bean recipes

Here are 25 healthy and inspired green bean recipes! I have something to make everyone happy. From the most simple salads to a healthy make over of green bean casserole. There is pretty much a great recipe here no matter what mood you’re in. I also had so much...
heirloom tomato salad with green beans and chevre

heirloom tomato salad with green beans and chevre

This luscious tomato and green bean salad is just a riot of color and juicy summer time produce side-dish mayhem! It is so simple to make and is a celebration of great ingredients: heirloom tomatoes at their peak of freshness, garden-fresh green beans and crumbled...
roasted green beans with almonds and thyme

roasted green beans with almonds and thyme

Classic roasted green beans with almonds and thyme. Easy enough for a busy weeknight or festive enough to serve as a healthy side-dish for the holidays. Vegan, paleo and naturally gluten-free. All things considered, I really loved my high school. I know there are not...
simple skillet green beans

simple skillet green beans

These simple skillet green beans are a perfect healthy side dish. They are made in one pot with garlic, olive oil and a little spice. They’re vegan, paleo and naturally gluten-free. Friends I’ve been on vacation for the last 23 days. And it has been...
green beans and corn

green beans and corn

Here is a simple salad made with green beans and sweet corn with cider vinegar and shallot dressing with fresh chopped basil. Mark my words, it’s an easy vegan side dish you’ll be craving and making over and over again all summer long! {It’s also...
green beans with basil vinaigrette

green beans with basil vinaigrette

This is the first year we haven’t belonged to a summer CSA in seven years. That’s because we have a vegetable garden of our own for the first time.  I have long been a perennial gardener, but I am pretty clueless when it comes to veggies and fruit. So this past winter...
Orange Ginger Green Beans

Orange Ginger Green Beans

I’m not really into kitchen gadgets. I don’t have a garlic press, an egg separater or an egg slicer. My kitchen is well outfitted, don’t get me wrong, but I don’t like cluttered drawers and cabinets. There is one “gadget,” if you...

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