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Chicken Breasts with Cherry Tomatoes

Today, my dinner consisted of a chicken breast cooked with tomatoes, with a side dish of string beans. Many people do not like chicken breast meat because they say it is hard and dry, but I think if it is prepared well, it will not turn out that way. 598 more words


Monday BITES: Green Beans

Truffled Green Beans

~ From the TowniesWS test kitchen from Chef Harrison Littell

Green beans if you’re southern; string beans if you’re by way of the north; pole beans or bush beans depending on how you grow them; haricot verts for the classic French. 176 more words


Potatoes and String Beans with Lemon grass

I have been looking for a recipe where I can use the lemon grass I bought earlier.  So I found this Vietnamese which I modified since I could not find the spices mentioned in the recipe.   193 more words


String Beans

String beans are the worst item to harvest on the farm. It’s mind-bending, back-breaking work. But every year we do it again and again to get these sweet, crisp beans out of the earth and onto our plates. 711 more words

...but I don't garden...

I don’t garden, I throw stuff in the ground and let it do whatever it does. Once in awhile I remember to water it (usually when it’s limp and wrinkled). 197 more words


Ingredients {String Beans}

For a few years now I’ve been looking forward to the start of the bean harvest in my parents’ garden every summer. I don’t have to harvest them myself, I have the luxury of receiving phone calls when the next batch is ready, then I just go pick them up. 21 more words


Summertime Salad

Sometimes (actually, much more often than I would like) I sit down to write a blog post and have no idea what to say. Either I stare at the blinking cursor for what feels like forever, my mind a blank void, or I start a sentence again and again only to hit the backspace key. 503 more words