Macaroni Minute!

Macaroni Minute!

Click HERE to view the entire newsletter in your browser.Greetings, Macaroni Parents! Summer is winding down in Chicago, so take advantage of all of the fun things happening over the next couple of weeks. The Mac Kid calendar is here ...

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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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GIVEAWAY: Back to School with OshKosh

GIVEAWAY: Back to School with OshKosh

Disclaimer: I received a gift card and compensation to facilitate this review, but all opinions are my own. Here in Chicago we still have about 2 weeks before school starts. As you begin stocking up on back to school supplies ...

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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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August Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

August Winner! Join the Birthday Club!

Here's to all of our August birthdays! Ethan B. Madison A. Aiden L. Miles K. Riley C. Avi T. Callen L. Eli W. MiVida L. Zlatan N. Aerin L. Isabella G. Harper H. This month's winner is: Isabella G.!Isabella has ...

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2016 Gold Daisy Winners are Here!

2016 Gold Daisy Winners are Here!

Macaroni Kid Chicago Gold Daisy Award Winners are Here!Everyone who voted was entered to win one of five gift cards to various local businesses. The lucky winners are.... Dough Dough Bird Baking Company gift card - entry #1387 Chicago Custom ...

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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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Slow Cooker Breakfast Scramble

Slow Cooker Breakfast Scramble

Ingredients: Tube of sausage (I used pork) 2-3 cups shredded cheddar cheese Bag of frozen hash browns 12 eggs 1 cup milk Optional: onions, peppers, bacon, ham, tomatoes, etc. Anything you want to add, go for it! Using spicy sausage ...

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Explode Soda with Mentos

Looking for a fun, yet educational, science project? We have one for you! This simple science experiment will show your children an exploding example of chemical reactions - right in your backyard! Plus, it is quick and easy with little ...

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DIY Vacation Souvenir Frame

DIY Vacation Souvenir Frame

If your kids are anything like mine, they will want to save every single shell they find on the beach this summer! After our last vacation, as I was unpacking shells galore, I wondered what I was thinking letting my ...

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