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A Quick Note From Your Publisher! March 26, 2015

A Quick Note From Your Publisher! March 26, 2015

Hello Lakewood & Littleton! Welcome to your Springtime edition of Macaroni Kid. Your local e-newsletter & website featuring events, activities and places for parents, kids and families. Our community keeps the Macaroni Kid Family Calendar filled with fun local events. ...

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The Journey Is Still Going Strong, Happy Family Day!

The Journey Is Still Going Strong, Happy Family Day!

Three years ago my husband and I were in China on the craziest, most exciting and the best journey of our life. After six very long years, we finally met the baby girl who was destined to become our daughter ...

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Easter Cookies ~ Nests with Candy Eggs

Easter Cookies ~ Nests with Candy Eggs

Need a super simple treat for a school Easter party or family celebration? Refrigerated sugar cookie dough and Easter candies come together for a sweet treat that doesn't take much time yet looks great on your cookie tray!What you need: ...

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Macaroni Craft ~ Easter Egg "Snowflakes"

Macaroni Craft ~ Easter Egg "Snowflakes"

The same technique used to create beautiful paper snowflakes in the winter can be used to "decorate" paper Easter eggs this spring! All it takes is some colored paper and a pair of scissors. We used construction paper in purple, ...

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10 Tips for Raising a Positive, Happy Child

10 Tips for Raising a Positive, Happy Child

Being a parent comes with its share of tantrums and triumphs. It also comes with its share of advice and personal discovery. Through trial and error, books and education and my support team, I have found these 10 things most ...

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Slam Dunk Sitter Savings from UrbanSitter

Slam Dunk Sitter Savings from UrbanSitter

It's March Madness and there's no better time to make a play for date nights, moms nights out and "me time." UrbanSitter is here to help with a line up of all-star babysitters and nannies. When it comes to finding ...

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2015 MACARONI KID SUMMER CAMP GUIDE

2015 MACARONI KID SUMMER CAMP GUIDE

Now is the time to register your kids for an AWESOME local summer camp. Our 2015 Macaroni Kid Lakewood/Littleton Summer Camp Guide should be your first stop!Many camps offer special pricing, including Early Bird Specials, so we've included that information ...

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Eyes Wide Open...Finally! (Now That's Magic!)

Eyes Wide Open...Finally! (Now That's Magic!)

Get a camera anywhere near my mom and her eyes will automatically close. It's a rather strange phenomenon. We can't really understand it, but we have come to accept it. We have even stopped deleting photos because some of the ...

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It's Time To Spring Clean Those Photos

It's Time To Spring Clean Those Photos

Yep. That was me. I had over 3500 photos bogging down my computer. It was a mess! Completely my fault, I admit it. But I had a few good excuses... I was afraid to delete ANY of the irreplaceable photos ...

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Make Your Memories Come To Life With A Video Story

Make Your Memories Come To Life With A Video Story

If you read in the Family Day article, you will know that I chose to create a Video Story for my daughter so she can have an understanding of where she came from. At least through the lens of the ...

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2015 SCFD FREE DAYS AT YOUR FAVORITE VENUES

2015 SCFD FREE DAYS AT YOUR FAVORITE VENUES

Colorado residents can enjoy FREE DAYS at some of our area's most popular destinations, thanks to SCFD funding and corporate sponsorship. Following are the free days for 2015 to some of our area's most popular family destinations. Mark your calendar ...

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It's Story Time @ Your Local Library (Lakewood and Littleton)

It's Story Time @ Your Local Library (Lakewood and Littleton)

Libraries offer many wonderful free programs each week; link to your local library's website below to see regular story time offerings by age group. Some require pre-registration while others have a drop-in format; some include crafts and other activities, as ...

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2015 FREE ENTRANCE DAYS AT OUR NATIONAL PARKS

2015 FREE ENTRANCE DAYS AT OUR NATIONAL PARKS

Circle the dates on the calendar and plan your trip -; America's 401 national parks will offer free admission on nine days in 2015, including several holidays!The 2015 National Parks Free Entrance Days are: January 19: Martin Luther King Jr. ...

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Your Lakewood/Littleton Local Library Guide

Your Lakewood/Littleton Local Library Guide

New to the neighborhood? Or is it just time to visit a library that you have not had a chance to check out yet? We have included addresses and links to the local libraries as a quick reference. Go check ...

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Your Lakewood & Littleton Recreation Centers

Your Lakewood & Littleton Recreation Centers

New to the area? Do you have kiddos that have excess energy? Do you need to run them ragged before nap time? Or is it just time to visit a Recreation center that you haven't checked out yet. We have ...

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Family-Friendly Festivals Throughout Colorado: Jan-Jun

Family-Friendly Festivals Throughout Colorado: Jan-Jun

A number of festivals, fairs, and seasonal events take place each year around Colorado. If you're looking to take a staycation (or 12) this year, here's a good place to start! Find one that interests you and click on the ...

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 Family-Friendly Festivals Throughout Colorado: Jul-Dec

Family-Friendly Festivals Throughout Colorado: Jul-Dec

A number of festivals, fairs, and seasonal events take place each year around Colorado. If you're looking to take a staycation (or 12) this year, here's a good place to start! Find one that interests you and click on the ...

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Making "My Macaroni" Work For You

Making "My Macaroni" Work For You

Have you spent all week searching the internet, sifting through the papers, only to get to the car on the day of, and not have the address? Then you have to locate a starbucks with a hot spot, park close ...

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