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...

Panthers Football & Beer Can Chicken

If you know me, or have followed Homegrown Hopes  for any amount of time, then you know that we are a football loving family. Specifically, Panthers football. Dustin’s & his family have been die hard fans forever. We look forward...