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SMOOthie Fun with Raising a Farmer

by | May 31, 2017 | Farm | 0 comments

It’s nearly, finally here… June is Dairy Month!

I’ve long admired #dairymom and farmer Brenda Rudolph for sharing what life is like on her family’s dairy farm in central Minnesota. For three years she’s been blogging at Raising a Farmer. Read a few of her stories, and you’ll soon understand farm life is a lot of work, and Brenda and her husband, Nate, approach life with laughter and fun too.

As another way of sharing farm life, Brenda, with her children Everett and Vivian, bring dairy fun to their kitchen. They’ve made everything from holiday apple pie to chocolate chip cookies and a hotdish (that’s Minnesotan speak for what other Midwesterners might call a casserole). Brenda’s enthusiasm for kitchen time with her kids is contagious; Everett and Vivian equally like being involved. I always like to see how many ingredients Viv sneaks to taste test!

Midwest Dairy partnered with Brenda to share a sMOOthie recipe in celebration of June Dairy Month. There are only 30 days in June, but there’s no expiration date on making healthy choices and enjoying 3 servings of dairy products, like milk, cheese and yogurt every day.

Cheers, and Happy June Dairy Month!

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Sami Carter
Sami Carter
Midwest Dairy Association

I'm an ambassador for dairy farmers and an advocate for enjoying all dairy foods. Since 2009, I've been a social voice for Midwest Dairy Association. You'll often find me tweeting, pinning or taking photos to share on Midwest Dairy's social media channels. Similarly, I provide tools, training and resources to help dairy farmers tell their story using social media.
 
In my spare time, I enjoy traveling and adventures, learning new culinary skills, volunteering and running for Team Dairy.

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