Macaroni Minute!

Macaroni Minute!

Click HERE to view the entire newsletter in your browser.Greetings, Macaroni Parents! Tis the season to be jolly and Chicago gives us lots of opportunities to do just that! Meals with Santa, holiday movies, festivals, holiday shows and more! Plan ...

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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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Holiday Event to Raise Money for Local Mom's Fight Against Cancer

Holiday Event to Raise Money for Local Mom's Fight Against Cancer

Lauren Smoke (better known as Miss Lauren) is a local celeb amongst the five and under set here in Chicago! A long time performer and teacher at Bubbles Academy, Lauren has been delighting little ones for years. Kids love her. ...

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Mac Kid Review: Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells

Mac Kid Review: Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells

Based on the best-selling book series by Barbara Park, this critically-acclaimed Emerald City Theatre revival explores the challenges of giving selflessly through humor and holiday joy as fan-favorite Junie B. Jones journeys through a Columbus Day school play, a holiday ...

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JOFFREY BALLET WORLD PREMIERE OF CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON’S THE NUTCRACKER

JOFFREY BALLET WORLD PREMIERE OF CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON’S THE NUTCRACKER

The Joffrey Ballet, led by Artistic Director Ashley Wheater and Executive Director Greg Cameron, proudly presents the highly anticipated world premiere production of The Nutcracker by Christopher Wheeldon, winner of the 2015 Tony Award® for Best Choreography for An American ...

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Winter Wonderfest is an Indoor Winter Playground!

Winter Wonderfest is an Indoor Winter Playground!

Now in its 16th year, Chicago's biggest and best indoor winter playground, Fifth Third Bank Winter WonderFest, returns to Navy Pier December 2 through January 8! Packed with indoor family fun, this delightful family tradition features 170,000 square feet of ...

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Santa Sightings

Santa Sightings

No Christmas season is complete without a visit to Santa. Luckily in Chicago, you have plenty of places to find Jolly St. Nick! Share your wish list with Santa here....National Hellenic Museum Christmas PartyDecember 10, 1PMBeehive ChicagoDecember 10, 3PM - ...

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Shop Local with the 2016 Mac Kid Chicago Holiday Guide

Shop Local with the 2016 Mac Kid Chicago Holiday Guide

Macaroni Kid Chicago's resource for all things Holiday! Gifts, classes, memberships, catering and more! If you would like your business listed, please contact saray@macaronikid.com.Click the image below to view the guide!

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December Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

December Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

Here's to all of our December birthdays! Genevieve H. Liam M. Madeline B. Christopher K. Jasmine Y. Luke S. Asa L. Hattie L. Jake C. Samantha C. Gabriel T. Aiden G. Edvin G. Cillian R. Rycken D. This month's winner ...

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Is a Pet on Your Child's Christmas List?

Is a Pet on Your Child's Christmas List?

If your kids are anything like mine, it seems a puppy is always on their Christmas list. I tell them that a pet is one gift that Santa needs permission from the parents to leave under the tree. I spoke ...

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32 Creative and Crazy Ideas for Your Christmas Elf!

32 Creative and Crazy Ideas for Your Christmas Elf!

Anyone who knows me also knows that I am ELF OBSESSED!!! YES, I am one of those moms who spends her Holidays moving this little guy from one crazy scene to the next. I have been doing it since we ...

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‘Tis the Season for Overalls!

‘Tis the Season for Overalls!

The holidays are all about tradition, and nothing says classic more than a pair of OshKosh B'gosh overalls. The holiday B'gosh Believe collection invites you to dress your little girl in this Plaid Corduroy Jumper or these Floral Corduroy Overalls. ...

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The Ultimate Holiday Cookie List

The Ultimate Holiday Cookie List

Macaroni Kid and Eggland's Best teamed up to bring you The Ultimate Holiday Cookie List for 2016! After sorting through so many delicious recipes and wonderful family stories, we picked the Top 12 cookie recipes to get you through the ...

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Twist Up Yarn Twizzles for Holiday Decorating

Twist Up Yarn Twizzles for Holiday Decorating

My grandma taught me how to make these yarn twists when I was a kid and I almost forgot about them until my daughter learned how to make them at school in art class. I never knew what they were ...

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