Macaroni Minute!

Macaroni Minute!

Click HERE to view the entire newsletter in your browser.Greetings Macaroni Parents! This week.... Congrats to our June Birthday Club winner! Have you signed your Mac Kid up for the Macaroni Kid Chicago Birthday Club yet? See current standing and ...

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20 Tips to Make the Most of Macaroni Kid!

20 Tips to Make the Most of Macaroni Kid!

Thank you for subscribing to Macaroni Kid Chicago-North! I hope you find this newsletter and website to be informative and full of fun things for you to do with your family! 1. CALENDAR: The calendar feature will allow you to ...

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Current Standings for the 2016 Macaroni Kid Chicago Gold Daisy Awards

Current Standings for the 2016 Macaroni Kid Chicago Gold Daisy Awards

The response to our 2016 Macaroni Kid Chicago Gold Daisy Award contest has been overwhelming. Just one week into the final round and we have received almost 800 ballots to date! Want to see how your fave local businesses are ...

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Six Tips for Your Mac Kid's First Haircut

Six Tips for Your Mac Kid's First Haircut

Among the many "firsts" of childhood, getting that first haircut is one for the scrapbook. At KidSnips, we take a child's first haircut just as seriously as you do. All of our stylists go through training not only on haircut ...

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You're Invited: Family Friendly Pop-Up at Purple Monkey Playroom

You're Invited: Family Friendly Pop-Up at Purple Monkey Playroom

Join The Play Cafe for an action-packed morning of music and storytelling as they bring their high-energy brand of song and dance to Purple Monkey Playroom! Then grab some Chicago-kid tips from Macaroni Kid Chicago North Editor, Sara Youngblood-Ochoa, who ...

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June Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

June Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

Here's to all of our June birthdays! Griffin B. Maya M. Sam K. Zoe G. Iyla M. Max K. Safina P. Benjamin O. Winnie H. Anthony T. Amali C. Sadie W. Dexter H. Veronique G. Sydney M. Rafferty K. Crystal ...

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Chicago Farmers Market Guide

Chicago Farmers Market Guide

Farmers markets are not only a great place to buy fresh, locally grown and seasonal food, but they also make the perfect outing with kids. City kids can learn a bit about where their food comes from, and you may ...

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Pineapple Angel Food Cake

Pineapple Angel Food Cake

I haven't stopped raving about this cake since the first time I tasted it. Pineapple Angel Food Cake is both cheap and easy to make. All you need is these 2 simple ingredients: 1 can of crushed pineapple 1 box ...

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Create Your Own Summer Camp!

Create Your Own Summer Camp!

Some parents get very anxious not knowing what to do with the kiddos all summer long, but creating your own summer camp is simple and doesn't require much time. Each week you come up with a different theme, field trip ...

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Road Trip Scavenger Hunt

Road Trip Scavenger Hunt

Every year we take our annual road trip to the lake house. A much-needed relaxing, fishing, boating, electronics-free weekend. The only negative part about this trip is the 6-hour car ride to and from the lake. With a 5-year-old, this ...

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