Let Them Be Little

There is nothing better than watching the kids you love explore, learn and enjoy time with each other. There is a sense of self-discovery, learning and cooperation that you witness. There is a bond that is formed and relationships that are developing. As I watched my nephews and daughter explore at the Penn State campus …

Sharing Our Cover Story

Today’s introduction Friday is a little different. Our family was featured on the front cover of the Farm and Dairy this week. This article shares about our family and our farm. I hope you enjoy it. The Jersey life

Learning to embrace each season of life

This past winter I was asked to write an article for Progressive Dairyman for the HERd Management feature of the magazine. I agonized over what to write because to be 100% honest I have had to step away from the day to day physical labor on our farm after the birth of our second child. …

Oh Happy Day!

Our two year old daughter loves birthdays. It doesn’t matter if it is her birthday or not the moment you say Happy Birthday she instantly says, “my happy day.” So today, when Nora got up I was prepping her to say “Happy Birthday Daddy” but instantly that went downhill and suddenly it was her birthday. …