Easy Upgrades for Easy Living

There’s nothing like the soothing comforts of home sweet home. It reflects how you express your individual style and personality. Whether your taste is modern or rustic, traditional or somewhere in-between, there are times when small upgrades can deliver a big impact. Just take some of these cues from our design experts. GO GLOBAL A…

A Well-Lived Life

Billings Centenarian’s Advice on Living Life to the Fullest Lilian Bergum is a woman who sparkles. She’ll look at you, and with a twinkle in her eye give you the kind of smile that says, “Wait until I tell you this!” She’s lived nearly 100 years on this earth and with the help of her…

A Dynamic Duo

Ariana & Aaron, twins looking for a ‘Forever Family’ Aaron and Ariana are two bubbly toddlers. They are inquisitive. While both only know a few words, they make sure that you know they have a lot to say. “They can light up a room with their smiles,” says their social worker, Lindsey Iczkowski. You’d never…

Dishing Up New Decor

When a towel becomes art When I hit the road to travel, I love shopping in the local boutiques. It’s a fun little peek into the lifestyle of the town you are visiting. You can find so many unique things that are different from our hometown shops.  Recently on a trip to Oregon, I stumbled…

Enterprising Women: Earning their first $100

The road to becoming a successful businesswoman not only takes hard work and dedication, it involves taking risks, working connections, using entrepreneurial creativity, reaching beyond the glass ceiling, and, for many of us, balancing family life with work. Some self-starters begin with a dream. Others start with a passion to fuel. All prove they are…

Cover Story: 10 Women Building Up Community

Creating A Better Tomorrow for Billings Editor’s Note: In honor of Yellowstone Valley Woman Magazine’s 100th Issue, we decided to take a look at not one woman, but a kaleidoscope of the women who live in this community we love. Each represents a different passion. All are actively working hard to make sure our vibrant…

For the Joy of Hunting

Anne Kania is the Unapologetic Wingshooting Woman Anne Kania’s journey to joy has carried across her thousands of miles. She followed her heart across three continents and unexpectedly discovered the culmination of all that she loves and is passionate about right here in the Yellowstone Valley. Anne, the “unapologetic wing shooting woman” is the visionary of…

100 Easy Energizers

Simple swaps to infuse a bit of energy into your life If you find yourself restless in life, do you ever sit back and ask yourself how you can be the most energetic person you know? Do you want to avoid the boredom, have things to talk about and live the life you only get…

The All American Pie

The Tastings Team digs in to dish up this Italian delight Pizza is the all-American pie. This savory flatbread topped with countless ingredients is the go-to option for feeding a crowd or for nights when cooking is abandoned. This outing led the Tastings Team to dig deep and discover just how no two pies are…

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