I Love Green Beans

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 70 People

    Green Not Grey

    My mother, may she rest in black-eyed peas, was a horrible cook.  She was born and raised in the South (on a farm) but couldn't fry chicken to save her life.  She would burn chicken almost beyond recognition.  If it wasn't for the invention of the smoke detector, all of our...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Oct 15, 2011

    The Jolly Green Giant..

    MmmmmmmmMmmmmmmMmmmmmmm...... Goood.. Yum got to love me some green beans growing they were my absolute favorite vegetable hands down...  I could eat them any way.. whether there just picked and rinsed or the "string" beans... microwaved... heated on the stove...
    AuThEnTiC AuThEnTiC
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 23, 2008

    Beans---good Source Of Essential B Vitamins

    Beans are a good source of essential B vitamins, fiber, protein, and iron.  Recent studies have shown that eating beans on a daily basis helps to reduce cholesterol while providing excellent nutrition. When beans are combined with grains, nuts, or seeds they form a complete high...
    gr8jesus gr8jesus
    51-55, M
    Mar 11, 2011


    LOL its is a real "experience"! i guess why not, my fav is the canned "french style" they seem more string-y like
    janejopie janejopie
    26-30, F
    Apr 21, 2008

    Picky Eaters

    I beg for them every Sunday. They never apear though, most of my family are really picky and don't like green beans. They're missing out though! And their loss is my gain, as I'll get the entire lot of them. Yum Yum!!
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    Jan 20, 2008

    Almost Summer...

    The ground is still brown in most places right now, but I can see the beginnings of buds on the trees, and my beloved buttercups are starting to bloom. I can already taste the fruits of my garden!!! Green beans are my favorite. Just go pick a huge bowlful, and steam them with...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow
    31-35, F
    28 Responses Mar 1, 2011


    In fact, this group has inspired me to buy some fresh green beans today, saute them with garlic in olive oil, and a little teriaki sauce. Delicious!!!
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 5, 2010


    I especially love them freshly picked from my own garden. I can't wait for Spring to grow some of these wonderful veggies.
    PrettyPixie PrettyPixie
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 23, 2008

    Did You Guys Know They're Awesome For Breakfast?

    I've been having "split decision" meals lately for breakfast (the other day, I couldn't decide if I wanted a pecan waffle, or an omelet, so I had half of each), and this morning was no different. I couldn't decide if I wanted eggs and hashbrowns with mushrooms, or if I wanted...
    Infinite9 Infinite9
    70+, F
    Aug 27, 2012

    So Good

     I love eating canned Green Beans. mmmmmm just add a little salt, pepper, and garlic! mmm I am going to have some now!
    Tacit Tacit
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jun 30, 2008
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