Family Activities

7 Tips for Hiking with a Toddler

7 Tips for Hiking with a Toddler

One of Montana’s greatest features is its breathtaking abundance of outdoor activity. As the weather turns warmer and drier, parents begin to seek refuge from the monotony of being cooped up indoors and children are desperate for sunshine and exploration. Hiking is a healthy, inexpensive, and convenient option for many families, even those with toddlers. […]

National Bike Month: Adventure Is Out There

National Bike Month: Adventure Is Out There

May has officially arrived, and it just happens to be National Bike Month. What better way to embrace the sunshine than with a bike ride? Biking is not only good exercise but great fun, adventurous and freeing! So pump up those tires, dig out those helmets, and get out there with the family! Here are a […]

Family Fun: Indoor-Outdoor Winter Activities

Family Fun: Indoor-Outdoor Winter Activities

Winter started off by taunting us in December with days of ample sunshine and unseasonably warm temperatures, so it is especially hard to accept that winter is here in full force with harsh temperatures and blowing snow. However, blustery weather doesn’t give us a free pass on being physically active. With the right preparation, there’s […]

Your Weekend in Billings: December 12-14, 2014

Your Weekend in Billings: December 12-14, 2014

This weekend preview is brought to you by RiverStone Health. SimplyNoted… Friday, Dec. 12 – Make & Take Winter Crafts. 3-5pm @ Billings Public Library. No registration required; just come with your imagination and want to create! Friday & Saturday, Dec. 12-13 – ZooLights. 6-9pm @ ZooMontana. Cost: $10/car load, $15/van, $20/bus. $2 discount for […]

Your Weekend in Billings: Nov 7-9, 2014

Your Weekend in Billings: Nov 7-9, 2014

This weekend preview is brought to you by RiverStone Health. SimplyNoted… Saturday, Nov. 8 @ 6-8pm – Nighthawk Adventure: Spiders & S’mores. Montana Audubon Center. $5/person. Register, 294-5099, education@mtaudubon.org Saturday, Nov. 8 @ 7pm – Magic City Rollers VS Gallatin Roller Girlz. MetraPark Pavilion. (Portion of the proceeds benefit Make a Wish Montana). Saturday, Nov. […]

Your Weekend in Billings: Oct 24-26, 2014

Your Weekend in Billings: Oct 24-26, 2014

This weekend preview brought to you by RiverStone Health… This October weekend in Billings seems to be about all things Halloween. With that in mind we’re going about this weekend preview a little differently than usual…Consider this your indexed guide to the Halloween Happenings in Billings. First, check out our guides, then take a peek […]

Your Weekend in Billings: Sept 5-7, 2014

Your Weekend in Billings: Sept 5-7, 2014

This weekend highlight for September 5-7, 2014 in Billings, MT is brought to you by RiverStone Health… SimplyNoted… The Art of the Brick Exhibition is in Billings, MT at the Yellowstone Art Museum from Sept. 4, 2014-Jan. 4, 2015. See below for more details! Healthy By Design Gardeners’ Market, Thursdays 4:30-6:30pm through Oct. 2 at […]

Your Weekend in Billings, MT: July 18-20, 2014

Your Weekend in Billings, MT: July 18-20, 2014

This weekend preview brought to you by Bridge Creek Dental… Definitely the biggest happening in Billings this weekend is the Big Sky State Games, but if you’re not already registered for some “Serious, serious fun!” or you don’t have an athlete to cheer on, there are plenty of other family friendly activities to check out. […]

Mark Your Calendar: Get Outside Montana 2014

Mark Your Calendar: Get Outside Montana 2014

We’ve emerged from a record-breaking winter – mostly – here in Montana, and visions of bright summer days are never far from our thoughts. We’re ready to ditch that winter gear (as much as anyone can in this state), and get in touch with the more outdoorsy version of ourselves. With that in mind, you’re […]