Persimmon Bars with Citrus Glaze

Today was the day. The first day that I’ve truly felt fall in the air. I walked outside and didn’t instantly break out in a sticky sweat. The pumpkins and corn stalks that have graced my porch for a month...

End of Summer Garden Pizza

What’s better than a delicious, home-cooked meal with fresh ingredients straight from the garden?  Besides one where the kitchen cleans itself afterward, the answer would be a meal that your Mama cooked and graciously invited you over for.   Luckily for my completely...

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...

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...