I grew up near Belgrade and spent 25 years in the radio business as a DJ and Program Director, with stops in Denver, Minnesota and Salt Lake before coming back home to Montana in 2005. Married since 2010, with a houseful of kids and dogs, I enjoy selling real estate, family time, motorcycles, fishing and the occasional round of embarrassingly bad golf.
Post Office Mailing Deadlines for Christmas Delivery
If you don't have kids, you probably don't have someone reminding how many days there are till Christmas every five minutes. Here are the dates you need to get your stuff in the mail if you are sending gifts this year.
Five Billings Charities to Consider Donating to This Year
There are a lot of good local charities and non-profits in the Billings area, and if you already have a favorite you like to donate to, great. If you are looking for some new ideas, here are five local charities that I think are pretty awesome.
Most Common Nightmare in Montana is Getting Trapped
The most common nightmare in Montana is getting trapped somewhere, according to a recent survey by Mattress Advisor. For Wyoming, it's zombies.
Walmart Pulls Ugly Cocaine Christmas Sweater
Walmart received a bunch of flack about an inappropriate ugly Christmas sweater. Luckily, we've found some others that you might enjoy.
Sodexo Featuring Montana Apples in SD2 Recipe Contest
Sodexo in Billings is part of an initiative to serve more locally sourced foods in Montana schools. They are now sourcing Montana grown Empire apples grown in Corvallis, and school chefs are creating school lunch menu items that will feature the Montana apples.
Classic Holiday Drinks
This time of year, when it gets wintery and everyone insists on spreading holiday cheer, I sometimes like to mix things up with a holiday cocktail or two. Here are some of my favorites.
Monsters of Rock Tribute Saturday 12-7 @ The Pub Station
This weekend (Sat. 12/7) Billings rockers Kicking Karma will be throwing down a sweet set-list of the 30 biggest hair band/metal rock songs from the era with the "Monsters of Rock Tribute - Hair Metal Mix Tape" concert. I seriously love every song on the list.
Wait… Someone Spray Painted a Polar Bear?
For once we get a story that DOESN'T involve tourists misbehaving in Yellowstone Park.
New Mulan Trailer Released and the Internet Is Crying
Disney just released a new full-length trailer for the upcoming Mulan remake. If you haven't seen it yet, check it out.
Road Trip – New York to LA in Record Time
Three dudes just broke the speed record driving from New York to LA in just 27 1/2 hours. That's over 2800 miles.
National Cookie Day – Here are the Best Cookies in Billings
It's National Cookie Day and we've got a list of the best places to find a good cookie in Billings.
Update: Oreo’s Mystery Flavor Revealed
Back in October, my family tried the new mystery flavor from Oreo. At that time our guesses were: graham cracker, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, waffle cone or pumpkin spice. It turns out we were not too far off.