Family Dinner Time-Why It’s Important To You And Your Children

Soccer practices, dance rehearsals, play dates, and other scheduling conflicts make family dinner time seem like a thing of the past. Suddenly, we’re feeding our kids breakfast bars during the morning commute, sneaking 100-calorie packs at our desks, and grabbing dinner at the drive-thru window. Fewer meals together: In the past 20 years, the frequency of family dinners has declined 33 percent. More Prepared Food: Americans spend just 30 percent of their grocery money on fresh food. In comparison, […]

What Does Eating Natural Mean?

nat·u·ral ˈnaCH(ə)rəl/ adjective 1.existing in or caused by nature; not made or caused by humankind. “carrots contain a natural antiseptic that fights bacteria” When Dierks Farms talks about eating all natural for 30 days what does that really mean? It means clean eating from local sources where you KNOW where your food is coming from. As the definition defines not caused by humankind.  Let nature play it’s part in raising healthy food. Natural farming is […]