Two Peas and Their Pod

Roasted Lemon Parmesan Green Beans

Roasted Lemon Parmesan Green Beans-an easy vegetable side dish that takes less than 20 minutes to make and goes great with any meal! 

Roasted Lemon Parmesan Green Beans Recipe

Thanksgiving is tomorrow! Are you ready? We finally decided to make a Thanksgiving feast, Josh talked me into it:) Our neighbors are coming over and it should be a fun and delicious day! Josh is in charge of the turkey and I will help with the rest! Our menu includes the following: my dad’s famous potato rolls, cranberry sauce, mashed potaters and gravy, stuffing, roasted veggies, salad, and pumpkin chocolate chip streusel cake for dessert.

Oh, and I am making Roasted Lemon Parmesan Green Beans. I don’t do green bean casserole, sorry! I know it is a staple at most Thanksgiving tables, but not ours. I prefer roasted green beans! They are easy and super tasty!

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