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St. Patrick’s Day Treats and Sweets: Irish Apple Cake with Custard Sauce

St. Patrick’s Day Treats and Sweets: Irish Apple Cake with Custard Sauce

Adapted from www.thekitchenmccabe.com. I’m a mommy blogger. I love celebrating everything. Even obscure holidays. But green food really isn’t my thing. (Unless naturally occurring in nature.) So when I found this delicious recipe for Irish Apple Cake with Custard Sauce, I knew it would make the perfect (authentic) St. Patrick’s Day dessert. And I’ll even […]

Super easy homemade Valentine’s Day cards

Super easy homemade Valentine’s Day cards

The origin of Valentine’s Day is still somewhat a mystery. One legend is that our Valentine’s Day is based on the Roman’s festival called Lupercalia that warded off wolves. Another belief is that St. Valentine was a priest who served during third century Rome who married forbidden couples secretly. Yet another legend is that Valentine […]

DIY: Valentine’s Day Heart String Art

DIY: Valentine’s Day Heart String Art

Love is in the air and that means it’s time to think about adding some LOVEly touches to the home! This heart string art project is so much fun to make and for less than $10.00 in supplies it’s also a pretty sweet deal. Here’s how to create one for your home. Supplies: Wood plaque […]

Weekend Roundup: January 15-17, 2016

Weekend Roundup: January 15-17, 2016

this weekend preview for January 15-17, 2016 is brought to you by RiverStone Health SimplyNoted… Friday, Jan 15 @ 6-9pm – It’s Nature Night @ Montana Audubon Center, 7026 S Billings Blvd.  For ages 4-12. Drop your child off for an evening of outdoor adventures with their Naturalists, while you enjoy a child-free evening. Cost $22/child, $20 […]

How To: Vintage Knifecicle Christmas Ornaments

How To: Vintage Knifecicle Christmas Ornaments

Trimming the tree and decking the halls sometimes calls for a design shakeup, a conversation piece and whimsical twist to the ordinary Christmas décor. On a quest for a fun DIY and vintage accent for my tree I came across the idea of making knifecicles. Yes, you read that right knifecicles. Fun, butter knives turned […]

Your Weekend in Billings December 11-13, 2015

Your Weekend in Billings December 11-13, 2015

This weekend preview for December 11-13, 2015 is brought to you by RiverStone Health SimplyNoted… Saturday, Dec 12 @ 10am-2pm – Car Seat Safety Check at AMR, 1701 Montana Ave. Santa’s at Scheels! 6-8pm, F. Dec 4, 11, 18 | 10am-5pm, SA. Dec 5, 12, 19. Families are invited to bring their cameras and get […]

Easy as Pie: How to Make the Perfect Pie Crust

Easy as Pie: How to Make the Perfect Pie Crust

from the pages of the December 2015 issue of Simply Family Magazine. Check out the digital edition here! photos and recipe by Carole Davenport If you are like most people, the idea of making a pie might seem like a time consuming and risky dessert to attempt. I hope you will reconsider by trying my […]

Personalized Photo Christmas Ornaments

Personalized Photo Christmas Ornaments

It’s that time of the year again! The time to pull out the Christmas décor and get busy making your home ready for the season. I‘m afraid I have decorating ADD…I realized a few years back that I wasn’t excited to put up my tree because I was tired of the same old thing, and […]