food preservation

How to Cure and Store Winter Squash

I’m not sure what it is about our garden, but it consistently rocks the winter squash game. We don’t even have to plant seeds! Volunteer squash plants pop up each year all around our compost pile and give us some of the most beautiful (and tasty) squa…

Perfect Instant Pot Applesauce

We have a wonderful little apple orchard right up the road from us. Most people think Indiana is super flat, but Southern Indiana is actually quite hilly, and to get up to this orchard you climb a beautiful, windy country road up the side of a steep h…