Montana

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. […]

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 […]

Simply Amazing Teen finalists!

Simply Amazing Teen finalists!

Simply Family Magazine received numerous nominations for the 2013 Simply Amazing Teen.  Let’s just say-there are some pretty amazing teens in our community!  This year’s 2013 Simply Amazing Teen goes to Tristan Stiffarm-see his complete bio in this month’s magazine!!  (All photos courtesy of Jana Graham Photography) We would like to give a big thank […]

This Holiday Season Let WIC Help Feed Your Children

This Holiday Season Let WIC Help Feed Your Children

If you are a low income mother or currently pregnant there can be worry over the holiday season as to how you will feed yourself and your children. I recently learned from Montana State University Professor, Melody Anacker, the best way to beat the stress of how you will provide for yourself and your little […]

Free Printables – Coloring Pages, Calendars, Crafts & More!

Free Printables – Coloring Pages, Calendars, Crafts & More!

If you are traveling over spring break or if you are just looking for a quick and simple kids’ activity for those not-so-sunshiney Montana afternoons, check out this website that features lots, and lots of free printables (including coloring pages, calendars, craft projects & more).   Share & enjoy!