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APRIL 2019 PUBLISHER

Jeff Lethert | jeff.lethert@lifestylepubs.com EDITORIAL COORDINATOR

Ann Lethert | ann.lethert@lifestylepubs.com ACCOUNT MANAGER

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Spring Fever DO YOU HEAR THAT? It’s the sound of nature springing to life after a long winter’s nap. Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming and children are playing outside as the weather gets warmer and the days grow longer.

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Megan Fetters | megan.fetters@lifestylepubs.com CONTRIBUTING WRITERS

Stephanie Hower, Nathan Satran CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHERS

Nathan Satran, Megan Fetters

This month at Billings Lifestyle, we have spring fever and can barely contain our excitement for our inaugural signature event, the Billings Derby Party, that is coming in May. With the party only a month away, we thought it would be an ideal time to share a bit of our vision for this event in the following pages. Almost a year’s worth of work is coming to fruition, and we are excited to celebrate with you all. Another inspiration for our April issue is Earth Day on April 22. This day points us to the infinite beauty of the earth and our desire to preserve and protect it. From eco-minded processes and products to handcrafted items using natural elements, this issue is a celebration of all things Mother Nature. Throughout this issue,

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Whether or not you have a green thumb or a knack for creating something with

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your own hands, we hope the stories in these pages invoke feelings of gratitude

ART DIRECTOR Sara Minor

for the wonderful world we live in—and the wonderful people in our community

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR Janeane Thompson

who strive to sustain it. Not sure where to start? When you’ve finished enjoying this issue, we encourage you to recycle it so it can be turned into future magazines. After all, that’s what

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INSIDE THE ISSUE APRIL 2019

FEATURES 14 Swanky Roots Utilizing Aquaponics to Pursue Their Passion

20 Billings Lifestyle Signature Event Billings Derby Party

26 Crafted by Hand Amazing Local Makers and Their Creations

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34 Faces of Billings Jeff Hosa, Owner of MoAV Coffee

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26 Artist’s Palette 30 Lifestyle Calendar 34 Local Limelight


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WE COULD’VE DONE THIS ON A MUCH SMALLER SCALE AND JUST PROVIDED OURSELVES AND FRIENDS WITH FRESH GREENS. INSTEAD, WE WANTED TO MAKE SURE THAT EVERYONE HAS ACCESS TO LOCAL, FRESH, HEALTHY FOOD ALL YEAR ROUND.

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implemented a system for growing and supplying produce to their community throughout the year. “My mom had been researching natural ways to get rid of pests in her current hobby greenhouse, and on the side an advertisement for Nelson & Pade came up,” Veronnaka says. Nelson & Pade specializes in aquaponics, a sustainable method of raising fish and vegetables. “She did some research on the company and on aquaponics before showing it to me… the more I looked into the system and the design, the more I fell in love.” It seemed like fate  for Veronnaka and Ronna. Veronnaka boasts  two Bachelor of Science degrees, one in plant science and one in agricultural education, as well as a minor in biology teaching. When her mother first approached her with the idea of using aquaponics, Veronnaka was nearing graduation from Montana State University in Bozeman. “I like to joke this was my mom’s idea to keep me here forever!” Veronnaka says. “I feel like it’s  one of those rare occasions where everything I’m passionate about combines into one business.” The driving force behind their vision for the business has been community. “We could’ve done this on a much smaller scale and just provided ourselves and friends with fresh greens. Instead, we wanted to make sure that everyone has access to local, fresh, healthy food all year round.” Swanky Roots’ moniker was derived from Ronna’s maiden name Swanke. Although their primary focus has been leafy greens such as lettuce, Swanky Roots grows kale, Swiss chard, bok choy, cabbage and celery. “We also have tomatoes, and plan on expanding to include more tomatoes, onions and cucumbers,” Veronnaka says. “While some of those we might not be able to produce in a wholesale quantity for a while, we will have more of those specialty items at our storefront. We are in Lucky’s Market with some of our lettuce, and we hope to see it expand.” Another important aspect of their company is education. “We offer tours of the greenhouse to show the aquaponic process and why we are so passionate about how we grow our greens,” Veronnaka says. “I feel there is such a distance between the food we eat and where that food comes from.” In addition to year-round production, aquaponics offers the opportunity to grow a head of lettuce with seven times less water than traditional methods, without the use of any pesticides, herbicides or fertilizers.  CONTINUED >

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Now, Veronnaka and Ronna want to make their presence known. “We have been keeping our heads down for the past few months as our system was maturing,” Veronnaka says. “We wanted to open our doors with the best product possible, and we are finally ready for that. There are so many options other than just romaine and iceberg to get greens into your life. I want to create a community space where people can learn about agriculture and get great products. There is a real sense of peace that comes from watching the plants grow, from start to finish.”

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Billings Lifestyle Signature Event

BILLINGS DERBY PARTY

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The first Saturday in May is steeped in tradition—tradition that spans across two centuries and culminates in an event referred to as “the most exciting two minutes in sports:” the Kentucky Derby. There is an undeniable appeal to the Derby, as it embodies so much of what we love about this season: freshly picked roses and newly awakened greenery; bright, crisp fashions and cheery spring hats; the luminous warmth of the sun as you enjoy a picnic; and of course, parties. A Derby Party is the pinnacle of outdoor elegance and a prime opportunity for fun, as crowds dress to the hilt whilst sipping mint juleps and admiring powerful thoroughbreds. Billings Lifestyle wants to capture this spirit and celebrate with the community by hosting its inaugural Signature Event: The Billings Derby Party! On May 4, attendees will be treated to an afternoon and evening of food, drinks, live music  and entertainment. Multiple vendors are scheduled to delight throughout the day, such as a slow-motion video booth, a caricature artist,  cigar rollers  and more. Visit the barn to view various horse breeds on display. For those who want to indulge in a bit of gambling, there will be a Derby Winner Auction.  Half of the total raised for the Derby Auction will go to the three separate winning bidders for Win, Place and Show. The other half will be donated to the nonprofit organization for this year: the Yellowstone Boys & Girls Ranch Foundation. Even a losing bet this Derby Day aids a worthy cause! The auction will begin around 3 p.m.  All are welcome to attend on Saturday, May 4 from 2–8 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online. Visit BillingsDerby.com for more information.  CONTINUED >

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Photo provided by the Yellowstone Boys & Girls Ranch Foundation.

YOUR DONATION:

Making an Impact, Multiple Channels Proceeds generated by the Billings Lifestyle Signature Event will benefit the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch Foundation. The Foundation supports the emotionally troubled children and families served by Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch through charitable works and fundraising. These efforts support such endeavors as construction and maintenance of campus buildings, initiating new treatment programs, and serving at-risk children in the community. “The Foundation also provides for the longterm financial security of the Ranch by building endowment through tax-wise charitable planned gifts,” says Bill Hritsco, president/general counsel of YBGRF. Through Bill's expertise, we delve into some of the channels your donation may take once it is bestowed upon the YBGRF. RESTRICTED OR UNRESTRICTED? “Generally speaking, funds are either restricted or unrestricted,” Bill says. Unrestricted funds are directed to the Ranch’s most urgent and pressing needs by the Foundation.  “We are currently in a focused campaign to raise $90,000 to replace the roof on the iconic Chapel on the Ranch’s campus,” he says. SPECIFIC NEEDS “Restricted funds are those raised or dedicated to a specific need or program at the Ranch,” Bill says. “Whenever we are raising funds for such specific purposes, those funds are sent to the Ranch upon completion of the campaign and used immediately to accomplish the specific objectives.  We provide reports back to major donors demonstrating our stewardship of their gifts and the success in funding the particular project or program.” 22

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“I’m really Looking forward to attending the Inaugural Billings Derby Party. I’ve always enjoyed a good party, and it looks like this is going to be one of those “can’tmiss” events! All the better when a local nonprofit is the main beneficiary of the event. Kudos to Billings Lifestyle for working hard to make this happen. See you in May!”

"Granite Health + Fitness is thrilled to sponsor an event that brings the Billings community together and pours back into our community by supporting the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch Foundation, a truly worthy organization. The Billings Derby is sure to be a fun event for all!"

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“We couldn’t be more thrilled to be part of this amazing event! This will be something everyone will want to put on their calendar to attend annually!”

“Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch Foundation can’t wait for the Billings Derby! What a great opportunity to showcase the therapeutic Equine Program for the emotionally troubled youth at the Ranch! Our thanks to Billings Lifestyle magazine for the opportunity.”

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"Campbell Horses is very excited to be a 2019 sponsor of the Billings Derby Party! We are lifelong horse professionals and owners of a newly acquired equine facility in Laurel. Our family feels blessed to have the opportunity to get involved with our new community in such a fun way!

“This Derby Party is meant to bring our community together to celebrate, have fun and give back. We look forward to seeing you all there."


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travel pouch for the watch with both items. I sourced all the parts from the automatic GMT movement (which allows the wearer to keep two times) to the dial, hands, bezel (which I applied a Superluminova paste to add glow), brushed stainless case  and stainless band. Custom logos completed the project. I limited this to 10 pieces. WHAT IS YOUR CREATIVE PROCESS?  I always start with a storyboard and try to get my ideas down, then create  the custom logos on my iPad. I source a supplier to build the logos. I find all  the parts for the watch build, then source the materials for the travel pouch  and (for this specific timepiece) work locally with Red Oxx to create the dog tags with Magnum’s info. All in all,  this watch with accompanying items took about six hours to build. Etsy.com/shop/MercerMountainTime  AMBER FERRIN, OWNER OF RAZELS WHAT INSPIRES YOUR WORK? In a world of mass production, I have a love for the handmade, the unique, sometimes Photo by Megan Fetters Photo provided by Amber Ferrin

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3 THE PIXIES

Alberta Bair Theater M AYA B U RTO N

There is a new element to the Pixies' DNA this time. If you haven’t seen the Pixies, now is your time to listen to

WH O YO U H I R E M AT T E R S

TIMING IS EVERYTHING

tungsten guitar riffage, sun-soaked harmonies, rhythmic pummel and lyrical intrigue—while never pandering to nostalgia. PixiesMusic.com

4 BILLINGS CHAMBER ANNUAL BREAKFAST Rimrock Auto Arena

Keynote Speakers: American Ninja Warrior's Jesse Graff and host Akbar

SOLD

SOLD

Gbaja-Biamila The event, formerly known as the Salespersons’

Breakfast,

is

the

Chamber’s largest annual event. The event will run from 7–9 a.m., with doors opening at 6 a.m. Tables of 10 are available for $675. General Admission Lower Arena seating is available for $40 per ticket. BillingsChamber.com

8 BREAKING BENJAMIN Rimrock Auto Arena

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Rock out to Breaking Benjamin with special guests Asking Alexandria, Underoath and Diamante. Multi-

CO N TACT M E FO R B UYI N G O R S E L L I N G YO U R H O M E

platinum rockers Breaking Benjamin have announced they’ll kick off 2019

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with a North American headline arena tour. BreakingBenjamin.com

8–9 THE SOUND OF MUSIC Alberta Bair Theater

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of Music is coming to Alberta Bair Theater. The spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony, Grammy and Academy Award-winning Best Score. AlbertaBairTheater.org

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THIS IS WHAT

Home

FEELS LIKE.

BART CROW

The Pub Station

Join us at the Pub Station with country music singer/songwriter Bart Crow and his countless songs written while in the United States Army. Gaining popularity, Bart Crow tours the country with new music and even more shows! 1111Presents.com

12-14 PBR

Rimrock Auto Arena

The PBR has rapidly transformed one of the fastest-growing sports in America into a worldwide phenomenon. In just two decades, the dream of 20 bull riders has grown into a global sports sensation that has awarded more than $140 million in prize money. Professional bull riding is a fierce, rough and grueling sport with roots deeply embedded in American culture. PBR.com

13 BILLINGS SYMPHONY PRESENTS BEETHOVEN AND BRAHMS Alberta Bair Theater

Pianist

Brian

Ganz

to

Magic

City

the

Beethoven's

Emperor

returns to

play

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DESIGN YOUR HOME

Concerto

and Brahms' Symphony No. 1. BillingsSymphony.org CONTINUED >

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13 BREAKFAST WITH ANIMALS AT ZOOMONTANA ZooMontana

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Enjoy a light breakfast followed by a fun activity and an up-close encounter with one of the zoo's Education Ambassador

animals!

Find

out

about animal diets and what, and

how, the zoo feeds its animals. ZooMontana.org

22 RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES Rimrock Auto Arena

Rain will bring the greatest hits of this epic recording to life, in addition to all your early Beatles favorites. This mind-blowing

performance

takes

you back in time with the legendary foursome delivering a note-for-note theatrical event. RainTribute.com

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LOCAL LIMELIGHT

FACES OF BILLINGS ARTICLE AND PHOTOGRAPHY NATHAN SATRAN

JEFF, AÂ PHOTOGRAPHER BY NIGHT, HAS A KEEN EYE FOR MODERN VIBES THAT CAN BE FELT Jeff Hosa

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