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“The Talk,” misleading in its singular form, is not a one and done conversation. In reality it’s a series of ongoing conversations that start with body/body safety talks when our children are small that move to what to expect when puberty rears its unpredictable head, to what parents typically think when they hear…(Read More)

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s April 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Brooke Wagner “What’s on your mind?” That’s the question posed to millions of Facebook users every day as they try to find creative ways to communicate the…(Read More)

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s March 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Rebecca Stewart featured image by Hailey Maurer Photography Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary defines Sportsmanship as “Conduct becoming to one participating in a sport. (Fairness, respect for one’s…(Read More)

It’s hard to believe that school starts in just a couple of weeks! Finding the perfect first-day-of-school outfit tops the list when heading out for some back-to-school shopping, and I had the pleasure of taking a few kids shopping for back to school to check out the latest fashions…(Read More)

With your teen moving into having more responsibility, be it getting a job, giving a presentation at school etc., you want to see your teen bloom into the best ME they can be. How your kids present themselves at these moments fashion-wise can be a make or break. In the words of the great…(Read More)

Whether your summer employment is a requirement or an opportunity for you to gain experience before you graduate, there are some things you can do to ensure the position you select is right for you! It’s also important to ensure you’re doing the right things, as the summer job market is competitive and…(Read More)

Billings, MT – Simply Family Magazine has been publishing a family lifestyle magazine for our region since 2008. Starting in 2010, we wanted to celebrate teens in our community that make a difference. We have had the pleasure of meeting and featuring some very impressive teens during the past 6 years. Simply Family Magazine is…(Read More)

this guest blog is brought to you by Dr. Megan Littlefield, Medical Director, RiverStone Health While the flu season overall has been fairly mild in Montana, last week brought a tragic reminder that influenza is a serious illness that can be deadly.  During the week of April 3-8, two young children and one adult…(Read More)

There are no guarantees in this crazy life we live and 15-year-old Arianna knows a thing or two about this. This past week, she travelled to Seattle Children’s Hospital for her third brain surgery. She had hopes of being back in Billings next week to celebrate her younger brother’s birthday and…(Read More)