Homemade Venison Sausage

I have a love-hate relationship with deer season, but our family relies on the meat Dustin harvests this time of year. Over the course of our entire marriage, I can count on one hand the number of times I’ve purchased...

Preserving Basil

Gardening can be a lot of work folks. Planting, weeding, watering….no matter how small your garden is, there’s always something to be done. But the work doesn’t end outside. We grow all of this food to eat, after all. We’ll...

Roasted Okra

Okra is a staple in our summer garden. I love it because it’s easy to grow and keeps producing later into the season. It also grows insanely fast. Here’s some okra we are leaving to grow & dry so that...

Egg Salad with Fresh Herbs

If you’ve ever raised laying hens, then you know the joys of the spring egg-pocolypse. It’s so egg-citing!  The longer days & warmer weather leads to an eggs-treme abundance of eggs. An egg-splosion, if you will.  It’s a blessing to...