Celebrate Caramel Popcorn Day with this delicious recipe

Celebrate Caramel Popcorn Day with this delicious recipe

If I’m being honest, I don’t need a specific day to tell me (give me permission?) to enjoy caramel corn, but how utterly marvelous is it that April 7 has – somewhere along the way – been designated Caramel Popcorn Day?! Caramel corn has always been a big deal in my family. Huge. My whole […]

2017 Easter Egg Hunts in Billings

2017 Easter Egg Hunts in Billings

This year Easter falls on April 16, 2017, and all kinds of fun and festivities are hopping into town as early as April 8! Grab the kiddos, baskets, and camera and head out to make some great memories. While you’re out and about delving into all things Easter and Easter Egg Hunting, use SFM’s hashtag […]

Fight the pout: Developing sportsmanship in our children

Fight the pout: Developing sportsmanship in our children

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s March 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Rebecca Stewart featured image by Hailey Maurer Photography Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary defines Sportsmanship as “Conduct becoming to one participating in a sport. (Fairness, respect for one’s opponent, and graciousness in winning or losing).” […]

‘This Is Us’ winter 2017 premiere

‘This Is Us’ winter 2017 premiere

Since its September 2016 series premiere, NBC’s This Is Us, has sucked viewers in with its unique, hitting-on-all-of-the-feels approach, and refused to let go. When the show aired its fall finale in early December, fans were traumatized when beloved character, Toby, collapsed in the midst of the Pearson family’s Christmas Eve celebrations. The episode closed […]

Your weekend in Billings: December 16-18, 2016

Your weekend in Billings: December 16-18, 2016

This weekend preview for December 16-18, 2016 is sponsored by RiverStone Health Just one weekend to go before Christmas, time to get the baking party started, finish up those shopping lists, and make some holiday memories. Unfortunately one of those holiday memories has a crummy weather/horrible temperatures cancellation notice attached to it: Bummer. A very […]

50 Outside of the Box Gift Ideas

50 Outside of the Box Gift Ideas

The days to Christmas are quickly slipping away, but maybe you’re still wracking your brain for the perfect gift for that hard-to-shop-for person on your list. Or maybe you’re looking at your kiddo’s Christmas list and your brain is screaming NO MORE STUFF! Last year we introduced our list of 50 non-toy gift ideas, this […]

Holiday Meal Planning Printable

Holiday Meal Planning Printable

We’re in the midst of prime holiday dinner time, and in the December 2016 issue of Simply Family Magazine we offered up Holiday Cooking 101, affectionately known among us as Holiday Cooking for Dummies, and I just happened to get to be the “dummy” in this particular situation. Never having taken the lead on any […]