Macaroni Minute!

Macaroni Minute!

Click HERE to view the entire newsletter in your browser.Greetings, Macaroni Parents! In this week's newsletter.... Learn about all of your school options at the NPN Annual Preschool & Elementary Fair. Find your fall family fun! Check out an area ...

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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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Find Your Fall Family Fun

Find Your Fall Family Fun

The annual Macaroni Kid Chicago Fall Fun List is here. Check back often as I will add more events as I hear about them! Be sure to check with the venue before heading to any event. Macaroni Kid is not ...

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Area Pumpkin and Apple Farms

Area Pumpkin and Apple Farms

Hours and dates may vary. Confirm the farm is open before heading to your destination.All Seasons Apple Orchard & Pumpkin Patch, 14510 IL Route 176, Woodstock, ILhttp://allseasonsorchard.com/(815) 338-5637Apple Holler, 5006 S Sylvania Ave, Sturtevant, WI http://www.appleholler.com/ (262) 884-7100 Bengston's Pumpkin ...

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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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September Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

September Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

Here's to all of our September birthdays! Jamyia C. Gabriel R. Donovan L. Murphy S. Shane N. Dash H. Maren C. Iris D. Matthew I. Nailah M. Maxim H. Alexander H. Savannah W. Audrey S. This month's winner is: Maxim ...

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Mom on a Mission - Nominations Open!

Mom on a Mission - Nominations Open!

One of my favorite things about publishing Macaroni Kid Chicago is the chance to connect with other moms in our community. Often times these connections inspire me and remind me of the ability of one person to make a difference. ...

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3 Creative Ways to Get to Know Your Neighbors

3 Creative Ways to Get to Know Your Neighbors

Feeling like a local in a new community can take years. Even longtime locals can feel isolated as houses nearby change hands. While having children of similar ages can often pave the road to meeting others in your community, it's ...

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Rosh Hashanah Begins Sundown on Sunday, October 2

Rosh Hashanah Begins Sundown on Sunday, October 2

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, begins at sundown on Sunday, October 2nd and runs through October 4th. Celebration Many families have large family meals to celebrate the Jewish New Year with traditional food such as a round challah, with ...

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Free Entrance to National Parks for All Fourth Graders

Free Entrance to National Parks for All Fourth Graders

Hey fourth graders! See America's natural wonders and historic sites this year ... for FREE!Last year, President Obama created the youth initiative Every Kid in a Park so fourth graders and their families could discover our wildlife, resources, and history ...

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Macaroni Sensory Sand

Macaroni Sensory Sand

SuppliesSand MacaroniFoam StarsBaggiePailMix sand, macaroni and foam stars for a fun sensory experience for your Mac Kid. Have them find the different items and discover the different textures. You can also add small toys and other objects. Leave the mixture ...

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Sandwich Skewers

Sandwich Skewers

Add some fun to a traditional sandwich! Simply grab a skewer and choose your favorite bread, meats, cheeses and veggies. My kiddos loved helping with these creations and couldn't wait to eat! Sandwich Skewers are great as a quick dinner ...

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