More commonly known as the Runner Bean, these beautiful and vibrant flowering vines produce a delicious harvest. You can pick and enjoy them all summer through late fall. When you open the giant green pods, the bean itself is a stunning mix of pink and purple. A huge plus I’ve noticed when growing this variety […]
Growing green bean is a fun and easy project to do with children. Not to mention a great way to reduce your grocery budget. Many tips are in this post.
This one pan recipe pairs fresh green beans with a creamy sauce made with caramelized red onions, garlic, cream, and butter. Top it with crunchy sliced almonds.
As this gardening season is winding down I am finding myself still picking and canning lots of green beans. We planted another round kind of late to get one more harvest before the first frost. This seems to be working out well for our pantry shelves. I canned twelve quarts of beans from my last […]
Summer is a busy time for the homesteader. Break up the work of canning green beans over several days to help make the process less overwhelming but still get done.
This simple tasty side dish of new or red potatoes & green beans can be made in advance and tossed in a crock pot, the oven, or on a grill or wood fire when cooking outdoors. Great for camping, just add an entree & your are good to go.