If your slow cooker is larger than four quarts, either reduce the cooking time or double the sauce and freeze half of it for later.

Pumpkins make us think of fall, but they have a long growing season, which means they need to be planted in May or June to be ready to pick in the fall! Pumpkins grow on vines just like watermelons, which means they are technically fruits. But their slightly sweet flavor makes them perfect for either savory dishes like this pasta, or sweet dishes like pumpkin pie! What’s your favorite way to eat pumpkin?

What are you most looking forward to about tomorrow?