Let's Go For A Hike, Or Just A Stroll.

Let's Go For A Hike, Or Just A Stroll.

The warmer weather last week had me dreaming of being outdoors. One of the easiest, cheapest family friendly things our family does is to go for a hike or walk. I thought I would list some of our favorite places ...

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DIY Valentine Cards

DIY Valentine Cards

Store bought Valentine cards are easy and usually not very expensive, but we enjoy putting our own personal twist on them. I couldn't find stickers that fit this craft, so I did without, but feel free to use some. Each ...

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Easy Cookies for Valentine's Day

Easy Cookies for Valentine's Day

Here is a super simple and delicious cookie recipe to enjoy this Valentine's Day! The goji berries add a nice pop of color to the cookies. Get the kids involved and have them assist with making these -- they'll probably ...

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12 Ways to Play in the Snow You Might Not Have Tried Yet

12 Ways to Play in the Snow You Might Not Have Tried Yet

If you have snow on the ground, don't let cabin fever set in ... get out there and play in it!Dress 'em up. Instead of a scarf, grab some clothes out of your "Donation" box or use last year's Halloween ...

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Paying for Summer Camp

Paying for Summer Camp

There's no doubt that the benefits to kids who participate in a summer camp experience is priceless. But for many parents, it's important to make sure a summer camp won't break the family budget. Here are some ways parents can ...

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29 Things To Do In February in Louisville KY

29 Things To Do In February in Louisville KY

Winter is still here. I am ready for some Summertime fun and sun! But we have you covered with lots of ideas for activities to get you through until then. Here are OVER 29 things to do all February long ...

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Children's Consignment Sales in and around Louisville 2016

Children's Consignment Sales in and around Louisville 2016

Consignment Sale season is almost here and many local sales already have the dates for their Spring sales on their websites and Facebook pages. I will be updating the rest as dates become available. You can always see the entire ...

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Video of the Week - Thank You Mom

Video of the Week - Thank You Mom

Thought I might start a little weekly article for you. Just for fun I will be sharing a "Video of the Week" with you. Just random things I find that are funny or cute, crafty videos, and anything kid related. ...

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Macaroni Kid Business Directory

Macaroni Kid Business Directory

Make sure you take the time to go to the Macaroni Kid Business Directory! We are working hard to bring you the biggest listing of the best family friendly businesses in the Louisville area! Just click on "Business Directory", which ...

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Birthday Party Guide

Birthday Party Guide

Have a Birthday coming up? Check out our Guide for lots of different options! We have soccer, magic, trains, bouncies, dancing, trampolines, MegaQuest, gymnastics, and more!!We will be adding even more locations in the coming weeks so check back often.Check ...

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Smart Girls Cleaning

Smart Girls Cleaning

Do you know that wonderful feeling you have when you get every room in your house clean at the same time? And your kiddos have not messed up one part of the house while you are cleaning the other? Yes, ...

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Indoor Play Places

Indoor Play Places

Ah, winter. The holidays, the beautiful snow, the excitement of the new year, the gray skies, freezing temperatures, extra days off from school......And you still have kiddos that want to run, jump and have a good time! Where to go? ...

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Introducing The Brand New Macaroni Kid App!

Introducing The Brand New Macaroni Kid App!

I am so excited to announce that the Macaroni Kid app, Macaroni Today is here! Get the activities calendar, articles, business directory and more right on your phone. Easily change locations as you are travelling for the best events in ...

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But First, I'll Have a Cup of Coffee

But First, I'll Have a Cup of Coffee

Before the sun comes up. Before my husband asks me if I've seen his car keys. Before the dog needs to be let out. Before the cat insists that his dish is empty when there's clearly food still in it. ...

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Fun Indoor Ideas

Fun Indoor Ideas

It's Winter, it's cold, and they are bored. I thought I would share with you some fun activities my kiddos and I have been doing this winter. I can't guarantee you won't need your vacuum cleaner, but you will have ...

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Get out and meet some great moms with MOMS Club Louisville East

Get out and meet some great moms with MOMS Club Louisville East

The MOMS Club of Louisville East is the local chapter of The International MOMS Club, an organization that believes in the motto “Moms Offering Moms Support.” The group is comprised of active and engaged stay at home moms of all ...

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Welcome to Macaroni Kid Louisville East!

Welcome to Macaroni Kid Louisville East!

I wanted to take a moment this week and welcome all our new subscribers and leave some tips for new and existing subscribers to get the most out of YOUR Macaroni Kid website! Make sure you check out the Calendar ...

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Some of my favorite playgrounds

Some of my favorite playgrounds

My kids love the playground. We have been to quite a few in the area over the years and definitely have our favorites. I am going to share some of mine. Feel free to comment after the article about which ...

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Storytimes at the Louisville Free Public Library

Storytimes at the Louisville Free Public Library

With 18 locations surrounding Louisville, you can always find something happening at the LFPL! Weekly reoccuring library activities are listed here. One time only activites will appear on the newsletter and calendar. Since this is Louisville East Macaroni Kid, I've ...

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