Three pregnancies brought me three beautiful, loving girls. They also brought added padding and sagging around my midsection that, short of surgery, cannot be remedied. I fought the “problem” for years, and then I gave in. I gave in to leggings, that is. Yes – I wear leggings as pants...
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Root's Collaborative Perinatal Guide
YOU ARE NOT ALONE
The Gallatin Valley has many professional resources to help local families on their journey to parenthood. With this guide, new parents and providers will be able to connect the dots of support in our community.
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Take Your Kids on a Field Trip Through Central Montana
Turn the disruptions of this school year into an opportunity to take your child on an educational Central Montana Field Trip! The region is filled with attractions inspired by history, culture, arts and natural wonders that will wow anyone at any age.
Seasons of Life on the Shearer Ranch
Rural Montana is nothing new to Anna Shearer who was raised in Divide, a tiny town in southwestern Montana where she attended a two-room schoolhouse. Although her family wasn’t directly involved in agriculture, most of Anna’s classmates were farm and ranch kids, so she grew up interested in what her peers were doing.
All in a Day's Work at the Toavs Ranch
Some parents may be daunted by their kids transitioning into the teen years, but for many ranch families, it’s just business as usual. Jessica and Scott Toavs, who ranch near Wolf Point, have three children: Remington, 13; Garrett, 11, and Constance, 9. The Toavs kids are growing up much like their parents—enjoying everything that ranch life offers.
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Enter for your chance to win Peace for Postpartum, an easy-to-navigate six-week online yoga and meditation course to bring more calm, patience, gratitude, focus, clarity and joy to the lives of new parents ($379 value). The course includes warm-up exercises, three yoga sets, 22 meditations, a six-week program guide, as well as journal prompts to accompany each yoga set and meditation. As a bonus, three 15-minute private check-ins with Gloria over phone or Zoom will be included to guide you on your journey.