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Today I’m taking roasted green beans to my friend Elizabeth’s house.
Preheat oven at 400.
Spread fresh green beans on cookie sheet.
Pour 1 Tablespoon olive oil into my hands.
Massage green beans with olive oil.
Roast in 400 degree oven for 10-15 minutes.
This post is really misplaced. I should have done it during the hottest days of summer–where the thought of turning on the oven makes you cringe. But there are school nights where the thought of turning on the oven makes me cringe–so there. Don’t get annoyed that there are no measurements. Just add what you [...]Continue Reading →
I combined two favorite recipes. Absolute Magic.
Summer Black Bean Salad ~ Jennette Fennimore
In serving bowl combine: 1 can black beans (rinsed and drained) 1 can corn (drained)
1 red pepper, seeded and diced
2 medium tomatoes, diced 2-3 scallions, minced (green tops too)
Dressing: 1/3 cup olive [...]
I don’t know about you, but I can feel Winter just creeping out the back door, like a lame uninvited guest to a party. Go ahead Winter, we won’t miss you. But before you go, let’s acknowledge you with one of my favorite stormy night meals: The Great Chana Masala
Originally posted January 4, 2010
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When I was younger, one of my favorite restaurants offered a warm pinto bean dip along with their tortilla chips. After I left home, I craved the dip day and night. Fifteen years later, I’ve created a bean dip to fill that ever present craving. This dip takes the edge off of any homesickness I [...]Continue Reading →