Smothered Green Beans
Smothered Green Beans - canned green beans baked in bacon, brown sugar, butter, soy sauce and garlic. This is the most requested green bean recipe in our house.Everybody gets seconds. SO good!! Great for a potluck. Everyone asks for the recipe! Super easy to make.
The Most Delicious Way to Cook Green Beans
There are always tons of green beans at the farmers market and they're usually really cheap but we never really knew what to do with them so we wouldn't buy them very often… and then one day we just decided to try them and see what happens. I scoured the internet for recipes and then decided to combine what I liked about all the recipes I found and now I have developed, what I am certain, is the most delicious way to cook green beans! First cut the ends off the green beans and chop up some…
Oven Roasted Butternut Squash
So simple yet so elegant, Oven Roasted Butternut Squash is a tasty and versatile side dish that goes good with just about anything, any time of day!
Caramelized Roasted Beets | Sumptuous Spoonfuls
Adapted just slightly from Honest Cooking Sweet and savory roasted beets add a vibrant red color to your table. Serve over greens or simply by themselves. For a lovely touch,…
Skillet Green Beans - A Southern Soul
Fresh, crisp Skillet Green Beans made in just 15 minutes is one of life’s simple pleasures! Made in just one pan and infused with garlic and lemon with just the right amount of red pepper, these green beans are sure to be at the top of your side dish list in no time. Most every...Read More
How To Cook Fresh Beets (The Easy Way)
Tweet I grew up pretty darn sure that I hated the taste of beets! They tasted like dirt! Bleck!!!! The reason WHY I felt that way is because I had never had a fresh beat - only canned. I happen to marry a man who loves beets and one day I gave roasting a fresh beet a try. I loved it! A fresh beet is VERY different in taste from a canned beet. Roasting beets brings out their natural sweetness and mellows their "earthiness." Peeling fresh beets can make a bit of a mess. However, if you scrub…
Perfect Roasted Beets
Once you learn my simple trick for how to roast beets, you’ll never look at those funny root vegetables the same way again. Properly roasted beets are a far cry from those soggy tasteless pink slabs that come in a can. Roasted beets are sweet, rich, tender, and an incredible addition to salads – or great on their own! They’re naturally gluten free, paleo and vegan.