Publisher's Note

Publisher's Note

In this week's edition of Macaroni Kid we have so much to share. I have updated the calendar with tons of holiday events to get just about everyone in the holiday spirit. We also have included tree lighting ceremonies conveniently ...

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Holiday Lights in Our Local Towns..

Holiday Lights in Our Local Towns..

Holiday/Christmas Lights Grab those kids, put them in their pajamas, prepare a thermos filled with hot chocolate and take a road trip to check out some of Connecticut's best holiday light shows. If you know of a holiday light display ...

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How to Select and Care for Your Holiday Tree

How to Select and Care for Your Holiday Tree

Christmas is my favorite holiday of all and every year we look forward to our family tradition of cutting down our very own Christmas tree. There are many different types of trees to choose from and what's important is not ...

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Portable North Pole's Free Santa Videos Bring Christmas Magic to Life

Portable North Pole's Free Santa Videos Bring Christmas Magic to Life

Portable North Pole 2016 (PNP) brings the magic of Christmas to life with personalized video messages and calls directly from Santa to give children and grown-ups a glimpse into the enchanting North Pole village. As the number 1 mobile Santa ...

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Salt Dough Ornament

Salt Dough Ornament

Every year I like to make a Salt Dough Ornament with my kids and hang it on the tree. This is such a simple craft to do with your kids and can make great gifts for grandparents or a gift ...

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String Cheese Reindeer

String Cheese Reindeer

Cute, easy winter snack! What you need: String Cheese Small Pretzels Slice of Ham (or two) Cream Cheese (tiny bit to "glue" eyes and nose on) Raisins Baby Carrot What you do: 1. Prep the ingredients. Unwrap the string cheese. ...

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Local Library Directory

Local Library Directory

A directory of libraries in our local town(s) - Trumbull, Monroe, Newtown, Easton, Shelton, Derby and Ansonia. Please note, I add most library sponsored events to our calendar, but those that require registration are not listed so be sure to ...

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