Kids and Money: Teaching Financial Responsibility

Kids and Money: Teaching Financial Responsibility

Money management is one of the most important life skills parents can help to develop in their children. Starting off with good habits for spending, saving, and giving will provide your kids with a foundation for financial success that will serve them their whole lives. If you haven’t talked to your kids about money management, […]

9 Tips to Becoming a Yard Sale Pro

9 Tips to Becoming a Yard Sale Pro

Garage sales and yard sales are a treasure trove of bargains, where savvy bargain hunters can find everything from barely used clothes and household goods to antiques, jewelry and collectibles. It’s a fun activity for families and it can also be a fun way to socialize. So we’ve got a few simple tips to becoming […]

20 Tips to a Successful Yard Sale

20 Tips to a Successful Yard Sale

Holding a yard sale can be a great way to purge, de-clutter, and get rid of things that you’re not using; turning all that clutter into cash. Here are 20 tips for throwing an awesome sale: 20 Tips to Holding a Successful Yard Sale Yard sales take time and planning, don’t wait till the night […]

Mini Adventures: Montana Day Trip Ideas

Mini Adventures: Montana Day Trip Ideas

When the “I’m bored,” and “There’s nothing to do,” refrains start to reach their peak this summer, maybe it’s time to hit the road. There are plenty of family-friendly destinations within about an hour’s drive from Billings.  Here are a few mini adventures that are fun for the whole family. Yellowstone Wildlife Sanctuary, located at […]

“The Talk”: An Ongoing Conversation

“The Talk”: An Ongoing Conversation

“Let’s talk about sex.” Possibly the most awkward conversation starter a parent will ever utter, but, believe it or not, it isn’t as difficult as most parents think. Mostly, because it isn’t a single conversation, but an ongoing dialogue that starts when your children are young. Here’s the best advice from local child psychologists. Start […]