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.
Pumpkin Patches are Open for 2019
Billings area pumpkin patches are now open. There seems to be fewer and fewer around since Sartorie Farms and J & K Farms (my favorite!) have both closed in recent years. Here are the three remaining pumpkin patches that I'm aware of.
27th St at Montana Ave Closed for Two Weeks
If you drive downtown Billings on a regular basis, be aware that the 27th Street intersection between Montana Avenue and 1st Ave South is closed.
Nominees for 2019 Toy Hall of Fame
Why didn't anyone tell me there is a Toy Hall of Fame?? It's true. It's part of the Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, NY. Their list of 2019 nominees for the Toy Hall of Fame is out now. Check out these classic toys.
Roadside Stands Across Montana
Sweet corn, potatoes, Flathead cherries... I always try to stop at roadside stands. It doesn't get any fresher or more supportive of local businesses than buying it straight from the producer.
Spicy Nuggets Are Back at Wendy’s!
One of my absolute favorite things to order at Wendy's is BACK!! Praise heaven, the spicy chicken nuggets have returned.
Art submissions wanted for Downtown Billings
Downtown Billings Alliance is accepting new applications for the Utility Box artwork project. If your design is accepted, you'll get $600. And fame!
Hot Springs by State: Where Montana Ranks
How does Montana rank compared to other states and their number of hot springs? Not as high as I thought.
Review: Tasty brand microwave popcorn popper
I'm a sucker for gadgets. When I saw this microwave popcorn popper thing at Walmart, I couldn't resist.
Early Predictions – Most Popular Halloween Costumes 2019
Today at Walmart I was accosted by Halloween as soon as I walked in the door. Just like that. Boom. It's the Fall season. Here are a few of my predictions on what will be the most popular costumes this year for Men and Women.
Diet of junk food leads to blindness in teen
A teenager in the UK has been permanently blinded by a steady diet of crap.