Special Green Beans-(makes 8 servings)


-1/2 lb of green beans

-1/8 cup of lemon juice

-2 tablespoons of orange peel

-2 tablespoons of minced garlic

-Salt and pepper to taste


1. Cut the ends off each green bean and cut them in half.

2. Mix beans, lemon juice, orange peel, salt, and pepper in a bowl.

3. Heat a pan of olive oil and when hot, add garlic.

4. When garlic is browned slightly, add green beans (extra lemon juice and orange peel is ok.)

5. Cook beans until garlic begins to burn. DO NOT OVERCOOK THE GARLIC. YOU WANT TO BE ABLE TO TASTE IT UNBURNT.


Perfect Guacamole Recipie

2 Ripe Avocados
Juice from 1/2 a small lemon
Pinch of salt and pepper
1 Tablespoon of cilantro
3 Tablespoons of salsa


Hi everyone!! My name is Essie Glick! I have 6 children and often am wondering what to cook for dinner that will please everyone. So I thought I would share some of my favorite recipies I have found over the years. Bon Appetite!