Tag Archives : Green Beans


Easy Three Bean Salad, Naturally Vegan 3

Fresh summer produce gave me the idea for this Easy Vegan Three Bean Salad. There is nothing better than vine ripened tomatoes, hearty edamame and garbanzo beans, and crisp-tender green beans dressed simply with olive oil and sea salt. For cookouts, beach days, and everyday life, this is the PERFECT summer base salad. What is a […]

Dawn and Justine

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Simple Lemon Garlic Green Beans with Crispy Onions

Ready to get a little crazy? How about THIS instead of your same old green bean casserole? Fresh green beans, Meyer lemon from the tree out front, a hint of aromatic garlic and some crispy onions – what is not to love? According to one of my favorite websites, World’s Healthiest Foods, green beans are […]


How To Freeze Zucchini, Squash and Beans in Six Easy Steps!

Got tons of veggies from your garden or the farm?  Freeze them for soups, baking and stews later! **Freezing will change the texture so it’s best to eat them fresh if you want a firm veggie. Step 1Preheat a big pot with a steamer basket. Step 2 Wash and dry your produce well. Step 3Chop […]


Kid Friendly Vegan and Gluten Free Pasta with Mixed Beans, Sugar Snap Peas and Garlic

Vegan and Gluten Free Pasta A while back I wrote in a post that I wasn’t going to buy and cook meat for my family any more. I will admit, sticking to my guns was tough at first – particularly because my daughter is allergic to soy and nuts.  I’m still working to overcome all the reservations […]


Weekend in Islamorada and my makeshift Strawberry, Green Bean and Caramelized Onion Salad

My goodness I’m running behind with my posting! I hope you can forgive me…life has been crazy lately.  Before I get to my FABULOUS “turkey” tempeh I made for Thanksgiving I’ll share some of the photos from our weekend trip to the Keys right before the holiday. We stay at a wonderful place called the […]


Curried Tofu Salad 5

It’s Friday!  And….I have a girls night tomorrow night!  I can’t wait. I’ll be trying out a new restaurant at the beach called Salt Life.  Hubby has been out of town on a golf trip since Wednesday so it’s just been us girls at home (my daughter and I).  My mom is coming over tonight […]