Reader Contributions

Readers make Simply Family GREAT!

Simply Family readers are the best!  That is why we not only want you to read the magazine; we want you on our pages!  Take a look at the many ways you can be a part of Simply Family Magazine!

Day in the Life…
Whew!  Being a parent can be CRAZY!  Sometimes it is so nice to know that we aren’t the only one without a spare minute in our day!  “Day in the Life” is a semi-regular department in Simply Family Magazine.  Readers are invited to submit a time-formatted peek into their daily life.  To see an example of this department please view our June/July 2010 issue in our virtual archives.  (Click on this month’s virtual edition and then click on archives in the top left corner).  If you would like to submit a  “Day in the Life” please send your 700 word submission to magazine@simplyfamilymagazine.com.

Parent Next Door…
“Parent Next Door” is a semi-regular department in Simply Family Magazine.  Readers are invited to nominate a parent they know who “gives back” to our community.   A writer will be assigned to interview this parent to be featured in Simply Family.  If you would like to nominate a “Parent Next Door” please send in 200 words about the nominee to magazine@simplyfamilymagazine.com.

Life Now… (Photo page)
“Life Now” is a regular department in Simply Family Magazine that features pictures of local kids and families enjoying life and events in our area.   Please submit electronic copies of high-resolution photos with name, ages and description of activity to pictures@simplyfamilymagazine.com.

Hands On…
“Hands On” is a semi-regular department that features crafts for all ages.  If you have a craft idea that you would like to see in Simply Family Magazine, please submit a picture and clear instructions to magazine@simplyfamilymagazine.com.

Serve It Up…
“Serve it up” is a semi-regular department that features fun snacks and great family recipes.  If you have kid/family friendly recipe that you would like to see in Simply Family Magazine, please submit it to magazine@simplyfamilymagazine.com .