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    Work With Us!

    Looking for a flexible work environment? We are currently looking for a independent contractor sales person to represent the Prairie Parent for advertising working from your home office. This publication publishes monthly in print and online. You will be working on selling print and online advertisements to clients in the area. We pay a generous […]

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    Handling major life changes

    In the 1960s, researchers Thomas Holmes and Richard Rahe studied the potential link between stressful life events and illness. After examining the medical records of thousands of patients, Holmes and Rahe discovered that there was a strong correlation between the two, ultimately developing the Holmes and Rahe Stress Scale. Holmes and Rahe found that the […]

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    18 ideas for making holiday memories

    Counting down to Christmas Day means many different things to people across the globe. Although families likely have several different traditions they anticipate each year, it can be fun to incorporate some new merrymakers into the festivities. Here are some festive ideas to include in the days leading up to Christmas — a special family […]

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    Celebrating the holidays as a blended family

    Emotions run deep come the holiday season. Holiday planning can be hectic, especially for blended families. Today’s families are increasingly blended, meaning they’re a combination of families due to divorce or death. Even though the holidays are meant to be joyous, navigating traditions and accommodating the unique needs of all involved — including cultural traditions, […]

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    Purple Asters Color Memories Of Fall

    The smell of Fall is in the air! Crisp mornings, the leaves changing into luscious golden and auburn colors, and of course pumpkin everything. This season used to be my mama’s favorite season. She belonged to a garden club until she adopted my sister and I. It was then that she devoted her entire life, […]

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    Feature: Family bonds made through powwow

    Caspie and Donovan Abbey’s lives revolve around powwow. They dance, they fundraise, they teach, they judge, and they travel. So naturally, their children are following in their footsteps. Currently residing in Mandaree, N.D. Caspie’s lineage stems from the Hidatsa Crow Tribe in Montana and Donovan from the Coushatta Hidastsa and Mandan. Both started dancing at […]

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