*Fast Giveaway* Win Tickets To See Jake Shimabukuro-We have a winner!

*Fast Giveaway* Win Tickets To See Jake Shimabukuro-We have a winner!

Win a pair of tickets to see ukulele wizard Jake Shimabukuro Thursday, July 28, 2016 Brown Theatre Known for his energetic live performances, Jake Shimabukuro is an avid student of the musical legacy of ukulele virtuosos as well as some ...

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Things To Know About Pokémon GO™!

Things To Know About Pokémon GO™!

It's all the rage and everyone is talking about the excitement they have for their kids getting up and staying active! I have been looking into this and wanted to talk about some of the safety factors we all should ...

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11 Ideas for a Successful Low-Tech Road Trip

11 Ideas for a Successful Low-Tech Road Trip

I have fond memories of family road trips as a kid. My mom would pack great snacks, my dad would let my brother and I contribute to mixed tapes that always ended up being entertainingly eclectic (Dad: Neil Young, Me: ...

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Slow Cooker Breakfast Scramble

Slow Cooker Breakfast Scramble

Ingredients: Tube of sausage (I used pork) 2-3 cups shredded cheddar cheese Bag of frozen hash browns 12 eggs 1 cup milk Optional: onions, peppers, bacon, ham, tomatoes, etc. Anything you want to add, go for it! Using spicy sausage ...

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Explode Soda with Mentos

Looking for a fun, yet educational, science project? We have one for you! This simple science experiment will show your children an exploding example of chemical reactions - right in your backyard! Plus, it is quick and easy with little ...

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4 Healthy Ingredient Swaps

4 Healthy Ingredient Swaps

Eating better doesn't mean having to give up all your favorite ingredients. Follow our 4 healthy ingredient swaps to help you cut calories and reduce saturated fat, while still letting you indulge in some of your favorite meals! Vanilla for ...

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Get Your Giggle On – It’s Good for You

Get Your Giggle On – It’s Good for You

It's been said that kids laugh 300 times each day. No question it's one of the most human of behaviors. It's also good for the mind & body. In fact, laughing is known to reduce stress, boost immune and yes ...

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31 Things To Do In July

31 Things To Do In July

I love Summer, especially the 4th of July. A parade, picnic and fireworks makes a great day. There are lots of fun things to do all month, lots of outdoor movies, and don't forget back to school shopping! Here are ...

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Macaroni Kid Louisville East Summer Camp Guide

Macaroni Kid Louisville East Summer Camp Guide

Summer Camp can be so good for your kiddos. And Louisville certainly has some wonderful ones to choose from! Check out our list to keep your kids learning, making friends and having fun all Summer long! It is still early, ...

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Local Photographer Guide

Local Photographer Guide

Pictures of my kiddos are my favorite possession. I always wish I had more and more no matter how many I take. Here is a list of wonderful local photographers.

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Video of the Week - Deep Fried Oreos

Video of the Week - Deep Fried Oreos

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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Summer Brain Training Program for Better School Performance

Summer Brain Training Program for Better School Performance

Devin Higgins, owner and founder of Braincore Therapy of Louisville, announces a summer program to boost brainpower before the next school year. The program involves daily brain training, Monday through Friday. “Our brains have the potential to perform at an ...

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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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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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Vacation Bible School Guide 2016

Vacation Bible School Guide 2016

There are only a few weeks left of school! Oh no! What to do now? One thing my kiddos have always enjoyed every summer is Vacation Bible School. Most are free, only seeking donations and provide a lot of fun ...

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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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Louisville Area Farmers Markets 2016

Louisville Area Farmers Markets 2016

Shopping at a local farmers' market is great way to get local, organic, fresh produce. Many farmers markets have live entertainment. Most are outdoors throughout the summer, but there are a few locations that have them year round. Louisville has ...

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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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