This is what shelling 2 pounds of beans looks like:
And this is what shelling 2 pounds of beans *really* looks like. IPad with Mad Men (I am slow in my media consumption), a beer, and the remnants of the construction of the turkey meatballs I have cooking in my oven.
I love Tuesday nights. It’s utter insanity, leaves me exhausted, but I’m blanching and freezing these beans, and when my bean-loving toddler is happily chowing down sometime mid-winter…. it’ll all be worth it.