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A NOTE FROM YOUR PUBLISHERS: NOVEMBER 19, 2014

A NOTE FROM YOUR PUBLISHERS: NOVEMBER 19, 2014

Thanksgiving is on the horizon and Hanukkah and Christmas are just around the bend. We're getting ready to launch our full Holiday Gift Guide as well as our Winter & Holiday Fun Guide, with holiday crafts and recipes, information on ...

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25 RECIPES & CRAFT IDEAS YOU'LL BE THANKFUL FOR

25 RECIPES & CRAFT IDEAS YOU'LL BE THANKFUL FOR

In case you missed these articles the first time around, here's a compilation of some readers' favorites centered around Thanksgiving! Want even more ideas? Visit our Thanksgiving Pinterest Board (with tons of lunchbox printables) and Autumn Pinterest Board!THANKSGIVING DAY ARTICLES ...

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MAC KID HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: IDEAS FOR AGES 0-18

MAC KID HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: IDEAS FOR AGES 0-18

Holidays for the kids can take on a life of their own! If your kids are older, you may find that a ball and a picture book no longer enthrall them and they have opinions and ideas of their own. ...

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THREE SURE-FIRE WAYS TO TEACH KIDS GRATITUDE

THREE SURE-FIRE WAYS TO TEACH KIDS GRATITUDE

Ever feel like, as much as you try not to, you're raising entitled kids? Don't worry! You're probably just raising normal human beings. We all tend to think about our own comfort and safety first — it's biological. It's common ...

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MACARONI REVIEW: CREATIVITY FOR KIDS

MACARONI REVIEW: CREATIVITY FOR KIDS

Children are naturally creative. Give them a stick and a patch of dirt and they'll draw a picture. I've always tried to encourage my own children's creativity, but I'm not really a crafty mom. I've bought a variety of kits ...

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MACARONI REVIEW: SIMPLY FUN FAMILY GAMES

MACARONI REVIEW: SIMPLY FUN FAMILY GAMES

The philosopher Plato said, "You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation." SimplyFun, LLC is a direct sales company that helps families bond and create wonderful memories by playing together.Although ...

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MACARONI REVIEW: STEVE SPANGLER SCIENCE KITS

MACARONI REVIEW: STEVE SPANGLER SCIENCE KITS

Steve Spangler is a science author, teacher, professional speaker, toy designer, and Emmy® award-winning TV personality who became an internet sensation in September 2005 with his Mentos Geyser Experiment. He founded Steve Spangler Science, a science education company dedicated to ...

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MACARONI REVIEW: ZING AIR STORM FIRETEK BOW

MACARONI REVIEW: ZING AIR STORM FIRETEK BOW

I don't know if archery has always been so popular or if the Hunger Games series has inspired young adventurers around the world, but it seems as if bow and arrow sets are all the rage. When our Air Storm ...

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WIN A $50 TIMBUK TOYS GIFT CARD & OPEN HOUSE INVITE

WIN A $50 TIMBUK TOYS GIFT CARD & OPEN HOUSE INVITE

TIMBUK TOYS HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE 9315 Dorchester St., Suite G-107 Highlands Ranch, 80129 Thursday, December 4th from 6:30-9:00 PM RSVP TODAY! Timbuk Toys would like to be your Holiday Helpers! They are inviting Macaroni Kid subscribers to the Timbuk Toys ...

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WIN TICKETS TO DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS "LET'S CELEBRATE!"

WIN TICKETS TO DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS "LET'S CELEBRATE!"

Disney on Ice presents Let's Celebrate! December 4-7, 2014 Pepsi Center, Denver Use MKD30 to save $5 per ticket! Disney on Ice presents Let's Celebrate! Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt features more than 50 characters from 16 Disney stories ...

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WIN A HOUSECLEANING FROM REFRESHING MAIDS

WIN A HOUSECLEANING FROM REFRESHING MAIDS

The to-do list of the holiday season can be overwhelming ... Thanksgiving dinner preparation, Christmas cards, hanging the lights, decorating the home, shopping for presents (and wrapping and shipping, as well), visiting Santa ... and the regular daily to-do list ...

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MACARONI KID IS HIRING A MARKETING ASSISTANT

MACARONI KID IS HIRING A MARKETING ASSISTANT

Our Macaroni Kid edition continues to grow — and we need some help to keep it going, growing, and getting even better! We are seeking a part-time employee to support us with administrative and marketing tasks. This position may grow ...

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LIBRARY STORYTIMES, KIDS EAT FREE, AND LOCAL GUIDES

LIBRARY STORYTIMES, KIDS EAT FREE, AND LOCAL GUIDES

Click on any icon below to find a local resource guide full of information on fabulous local businesses! If you are a local business that would like to reach more than 7,800 parents in Douglas County, please email us!

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2014 HOME-BASED BUSINESSES HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

2014 HOME-BASED BUSINESSES HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

The Holiday Season is just around the corner and folks are already looking for that "something special" for family members, friends, teachers, and more. Break out of the big box cycle and support a LOCAL MOM!Arbonne InternationalArbonne has 34 years ...

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MACARONI COOKS: TIPS FOR THE PERFECT TURKEY

MACARONI COOKS: TIPS FOR THE PERFECT TURKEY

When it comes to the perfect Thanksgiving turkey, you don't want to wing it. Some thoughtful preparation will go a long way toward achieving a tasty, juicy, just-perfect turkey.Thaw your bird slowly and safely. The safest method to thaw a ...

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MACARONI CRAFT: TURKEY TREAT BAGS

MACARONI CRAFT: TURKEY TREAT BAGS

These turkey treat bags are perfect for children to keep Thanksgiving treats, coloring pages, Thanksgiving cards from friends and family, craft supplies, and so much more. What You Need: Brown paper lunch bags Feathers made using different colored construction paper ...

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MACARONI READS: BOOKS FOR THE HOLIDAYS

MACARONI READS: BOOKS FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Reading is a great way to educate young children on the many holidays that our friends and family celebrate. Here are some great books to read with the kids or give as gifts this holiday season. THANKSGIVING What Is Thanksgiving? ...

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MACARONI SAVES: THANKSGIVING ON A BUDGET

MACARONI SAVES: THANKSGIVING ON A BUDGET

Hosting Thanksgiving can be exhausting, scary, stressful, and outrageously expensive! With the current economy and many families feeling the squeeze on their purses, hosting this year might not be an easy feat. That's why we're offering some tips and tricks ...

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GET ACTIVE! UPCOMING RACES, RUNS, AND RIDES

GET ACTIVE! UPCOMING RACES, RUNS, AND RIDES

Know about a race in Douglas County not listed here? Send an email to [email protected] or use our Submit an Event form.Turkey Day 5K Fun Run/WalkThursday, November 27 (Thanksgiving Day) at 8:00 AMCherry Creek Trail at Parker Rec Center, 17301 ...

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ABOUT MACARONI KID FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY

ABOUT MACARONI KID FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY

Macaroni Kid Highlands Ranch-Parker-Castle Rock- Lone Tree is YOUR source for all the kid activities and family fun in Douglas County, CO. We offer you all the best events and family fun with a weekly newsletter, calendar, articles, giveaways, and ...

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