With the benefit of hindsight, some advice to high school graduates as they embark on this next chapter.
Reading Rocks provides reading activities for six weeks during the summer in conjunction with School District 2's Free Lunch in the Parks, a program that serves over 45,000 free lunches during the cou...
2020 Free Summer Lunch Program dates and times.
Easy, delicious, crowd-pleasing Easter treats that are ready in 10 minutes or less!
With these Marbled Paper Easter Eggs (or paper egg creations of your own), we invite you to take part in #simplyeggtacular!
Help your home feel refreshed by pulling the outdoors inside. Bold pops of green and varying textures create unique spaces and bring life to your home.
When it comes to eating healthier, Billings Clinic registered dietitian Anna Kasperick offers a key point to remember: hunger always wins. Building vegetables into your diet doesn’t have to mean a com...
Set the tablets aside and learn the ways of naturally dyeing your Easter eggs!
Spring-cleaning isn’t necessarily synonymous with clean eating. While clean eating carries essential principles, in many cases, it might also insinuate cutting out, cutting back, and cutting down on a...
Within Swanky Roots’ greenhouse, you can find lettuce (of course!), herbs, microgreens, kale, and swiss chard.
With Easter just around the corner, Billings Animal Family Hospital knows that families might be considering adding a certain long-eared, fluffy pet to their broods. Before committing to adding a rabb...
Tips for emotionally preparing your camper for their first sleepaway camp adventure.
There are many global, national, and statewide efforts to create a more sustainable environment, let's talk about our individual impact.
As we navigate new waters amidst social distancing and ever-changing announcements, let us not forget to find ways to connect with one another and give back in fresh ways every day.
As families are facing weeks of at-home time with their children while our schools are on mandated shutdown due to COVID-19, educational resources have been rolling out to help support our kiddos whil...
Right now, in March of 2020, Coronavirus, or COVID-19, is all things all the time. How do we protect ourselves and our families without giving in to panic?
Get ready to sweat it out during Granite Health & Fitness’ March Fitness Madness!
If you don't have to wait HOURS for your Corned Beef and Cabbage, why would you?!
Sheri Murphy, owner of A&E Floral in Billings, offers some designer tips for the at-home flower-arranging novice.
Beautiful botanicals and bright blooms are popping up everywhere in home décor. Check out a few of our favorite floral finds below.
Come inside the stunning remodel of one family's indoor pool house.
Healthy eating advocates are often telling us to “eat the rainbow," but what exactly does this mean, and why is it so important?
Fondue revolves around an inconspicuous, innocent little pot. Dip small pieces of food into the hot medium, chat with friends and family about nothing in particular, and enjoy the delicious bounty.
Meet Sam Walter, the baker and artist behind Sweets by Sam.
Itching to get out of town for a few days? Why not take a road trip to the Richest Hill on Earth, Butte, MT?
Remaining says, “You matter, this matters, so no matter what, I’m staying.” So, why then, do we struggle to remain faithful to commitments to ourselves?
Besides being pleasing to the eye, flowers have a whole variety of health benefits.
Three gift ideas that are sure to be hit this wedding season!
In Billings, Montana the art scene is an eclectic, ever-growing space. From beyond the pages, we're excited to showcase three additional local artists whose craft rivals those of any big city.
As time marches on, sometimes we need a little reminder to put caring for our relationships at the forefront.
After undergoing a reimagination last year, REVEL at the Taste of Billings is back for its second year for a two-night extravaganza! This fully experiential evening is Billings Depot’s premier fundrai...
Discover more about the world of Citizen Science - a growing movement that harnesses the power of the internet and our collective observations to further scientific research.
New spaces and new ideas at Wise Wonders aims to engage kids of all ages (including the young at heart).
In our technologically driven world, Crooked Line Studio allows us to pick up a paintbrush, give our eyes a break from screens, and let our minds wander and create through self-expression and art-maki...
Simply Local Magazine recently had the chance to sit down and chat with Sarah Weber, owner and trainer of the brand-new fitness studio, Fuel Your Soul Health Studio, to discover more about her vision...
Be intentional in maintaining - or rebuilding - the connection in your relationship.
In Billings, Montana the art scene is an eclectic, ever-growing space. This month, we're excited to showcase three of our local artists whose craft rivals those of any big city.
When art and home make for a visually stunning combination.
When the cold weather hits, comfort food is where it's at, but what if it could come to the table a bit more healthily? This Skinny Chicken Pot Pie Recipe is where it's at!
Make your Minestrone a belly-filling delight by subbing in quinoa!
In this digital age, sitting down with pen to paper is not so common anymore. Throw it back and send out some handwritten notes or cards on this National Handwriting Day!
Taking part in a Meal Train, but aren't sure what to take? We've got 20+ dinner ideas for you!
Kids and a clean house, an oxymoron? Not necessarily. Let's talk tips for keeping up with the house without compromising valuable family time.
Get comfy in the kitchen with these 5 things that will have you unleashing your inner Julia Child in no time!
Behind every #blessed there is a life being lived that goes far beyond what is shared on social media. And that's okay.
The phrase "culture of busyness" turns up dozens of results on a Google search, with most articles explaining why none of us are really happy with our harried lifestyles. Like a hamster on a wheel, we...
In the culmination of eight years of dedicated work, ZooMontana announced this fall that it had earned the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ prestigious accreditation, joining only 238 other zoos and...
One of the best ways to practically check your vision is to determine what things you can control and influence versus what things you have no control over.