Healthy 4th of July Popsicles

I love making healthy 4th of July popsicles every year. We don’t necessary celebrate the 4th of July on the 4th. As dairy farmers, we don’t get the day off. Our celebrations happen when our local race track celebrates. We have a race car track in our town. Every Saturday night we hear the zoom, zoom of race cars. They don’t bother us and usually are done by 10 p.m. (unless there are crashes)....more

Learning about Pumpkins

Both our sons love science. I swear our oldest has the documentary Planet Earthmemorized. They have been putting up with my FREE Teacher Resource projects that have been a heavy load of literacy and handwriting skill building. So when I told them this week we were going to focus on science, they were all smiles.This week’s FREE Teacher Resource unit is Pumpkins. ...more

Child Labor-Zweber Farms Style

There has been a lot of buzz around new regulations on child labor on farms. On our farm the safety of our children is number one. We try to protect them from dangerous situations and teach them how to recognize and avoid dangerous spots too.One of the best ways to teach safety is to show safety. “Monkey see, Monkey do” We want our kids witnessing us all being safe on the farm. That means they often tag along with us on age appropriate jobs. This week the boys came along with me while I fed calves and heifers....more

Sweet and Sour Pork Stir Fry

Recently, Tim has been in charge of making lunch. He is not a simple sandwich guy and since that is what I make for lunch, he has taken over the midday menu. This is what he made from some leftover pork roast. It was delicious!Sweet and Sour Pork Stir Fry (with green beans)...more