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Awesome Activities, Crafts & Recipes for Your Family!

Awesome Activities, Crafts & Recipes for Your Family!

*CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR COMPLETE NEWSLETTER*Happy Easter and Passover to all who celebrated this past week. I know some of you are sad to see Spring Break come to an end tonight, while other parents are already starting to ...

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Earth Day Craft: Recycled Crayons

Earth Day Craft: Recycled Crayons

April 22nd is the celebration of Earth Day, a time to appreciate nature and the environment and find ways to keep the planet clean. One of the easiest ways to introduce this to kids is through the idea of "Reduce, ...

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Win Advanced Screening Pass to The Other Woman!

Win Advanced Screening Pass to The Other Woman!

After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly Whitten (Cameron Diaz) tries to get her ruined life back on track. But when she accidentally meets the wife he's been cheating on, she realizes they have much in common, and her sworn ...

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April Showers Bring … A Reason to Play in the Rain

April Showers Bring … A Reason to Play in the Rain

April showers bring … Of course, we know that that common way to complete that phrase is "May flowers," but what if this April we played it a little different and looked at April showers as a reason to play ...

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Roasted Chicken in the Slow Cooker

Roasted Chicken in the Slow Cooker

Just a few minutes of prep and your slow cooker are all your need to roast a whole chicken for your next family dinner! What you need: 1 Whole Chicken 2 TBSP Olive Oil 2 TBSP Melted Butter Seasonings (I ...

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Quick and Easy Fruit Flower Snack

Quick and Easy Fruit Flower Snack

Here is a simple snack that your kids will love helping you make and the flowers will have them thinking Spring!Fruit Flower SnackYou'll need: Peanut Butter* Strawberry, stem and hull removed Apple, cut into wedges Raisins or dried cranberries *If ...

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Recurring Weekly Open Gyms & Story Times

Recurring Weekly Open Gyms & Story Times

Do you need to get the kids out of the house? Too hot, or cold, or rainy to go outside to play? Here is a list of local businesses that offer free or low cost weekly story times or open ...

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Kids Eat Free or For Less at Great Local Restaurants

Kids Eat Free or For Less at Great Local Restaurants

Be sure to call and confirm before heading to the restaurant - offers can change at any time!! Most of these deals are not valid with any other promotion or discount. Updated 9/22/13 Mondays: Mama Lucia's Pasta Night - Order ...

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Local Children's Theater Productions

Local Children's Theater Productions

Imagination Stage: Cinderella: The RemixApril 12 - May 25Best for Ages 5-10. Adventure Theatre: The Jungle Book April 4 -; May 25 Ages 4+. The Puppet Co.: Hansel and Gretel March 27 - April 27Best for K-Grade 6

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Macaroni Kid Saves- Our Favorite Deal Sites

Macaroni Kid Saves- Our Favorite Deal Sites

Be sure to check the banners on the right hand side of the page for special discounts! Type-A Parent Conference Deal- Use Code TYPEA7 to save $70 off your conference pass if you order by 4/14. I will be attending! ...

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MCPS School Calendars 2013-2014 and 2014-2015

MCPS School Calendars 2013-2014 and 2014-2015

MCPS School Year Calendar: 2013-2014 (Updated to reflect snow day changes) 5/26: Memorial Day - No School 6/13: Early release day K-12 Last day of school for studentsMCPS School Year Calendar: 2014-20158/25: First day of school for students 9/1: Holiday ...

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