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Time to party

Time to party

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s June 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Brooke Wagner The date has been circled in red on the calendar. The guest list has been written and re-written. All that’s left to finalize now is obsessing over decorations, sending out the […]

End of school year family celebration ideas

End of school year family celebration ideas

Summer vacation has officially started for some, but for others, they’re still counting down the days to freedom. The school year is crazy busy and even though the “lazy days of summer” don’t necessarily include moms and dads as they continue heading to work every day, these summer months are decidedly more chill than those […]

9 end of year teacher gift ideas

9 end of year teacher gift ideas

Teachers, they put in countless hours, share their knowledge and heart, making immeasurable differences in the lives of the students they encounter. For nine months, they are privy to all of the everyday goings on with our children. They see them at their best, their worst, and everything in between. As the end of the […]

8 gift ideas for high school graduates

8 gift ideas for high school graduates

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s May 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Pam Molnar The sounds of Pomp & Circumstance fill the air as we approach graduation season. When your graduate closes the door to childhood, you want to give him a gift that […]

100 reasons why we “LOVE” mom

100 reasons why we “LOVE” mom

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s May 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Jamie Beeson Mom’s always there to spit clean the lunch remnants off your face. She works tirelessly to get everyone to smile for a family picture, even if the end result is […]

The heart of motherhood

The heart of motherhood

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s May 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Rebecca Stewart photos by Jana Graham Photography   Moms: no two are exactly alike, no two do the “job” just the same, yet Mom is a wearer of many hats, you might […]

Dear Mom-to-Be…

Dear Mom-to-Be…

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s May 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Rebecca Stewart When a woman becomes pregnant, it’s often a free-for-all of information. Whether solicited or not, friends, family, co-workers, random strangers in the store are all too-willing givers of the advice, […]

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 […]