*Giveaway* Win Tickets to Nutcracker on Ice & a Rodan + Fields Prize

*Giveaway* Win Tickets to Nutcracker on Ice & a Rodan + Fields Prize

The Louisville Skating Academy presentation of the Nutcracker on Ice is a 90 minute abridged version of the classic ballet, highlighted by a vocal narration, high-flying stunts, dizzying pirouettes, brilliant costumes, and captivating choreography, all under the glow of the ...

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Santa Letters: How and where to send your letters to Santa

Santa Letters: How and where to send your letters to Santa

It's time to write to Santa! What a fun Christmas tradition, and now, with the advance of technology, children now can pick between snail mail and email, phone calls and texts! So many ways to communicate with Santa!Snail MailSending a ...

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*Giveaway* Win a TYR Convoy Rucksack from Ken Combs Running Store

*Giveaway* Win a TYR Convoy Rucksack from Ken Combs Running Store

The TYR Convoy Rucksack is more than just a bag. It is a highly sophisticated organizational system. This bag is designed to make it easy to transport and durable. It is made of ultra-strong rip-stop nylon construction which provides it ...

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Kick off your holiday season with Christmas At The Galt House Hotel!

Kick off your holiday season with Christmas At The Galt House Hotel!

Explore the feature attraction, KaLightoscope: 12 Days of Christmas, as told through larger-than-life handcrafted silk luminaries. So much to see and do, like Holly Jolly Elf show, WinterWonderLane, Snow Fairy Castle, Very Merry Magic Show, Gingerbread Village and much more! ...

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The J Winter Camp

The J Winter Camp

This winter, do not let your children be bored with Louisville while they are on break. The J is taking everyone on a trip from Maine to Florida. Each day at The J Winter Camp, December 19-30, children will have ...

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Keep The Kids Busy at Mockingbird's Holiday Break Soccer Camp

Keep The Kids Busy at Mockingbird's Holiday Break Soccer Camp

HOLIDAY BREAK: Soccer Camp at Mockingbird Valley Sports Complex Camp Offered Monday, December 19th-December 22nd OR Tuesday, December 27th-December 30th 3-5 Year Olds | $25/day or $90/week 6-13 Year Olds - Half Morning 9am-12pm OR Half Afternoon 1pm-4pm | $40/day ...

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LEGO Dimensions - A Hot Holiday Pick!

LEGO Dimensions - A Hot Holiday Pick!

Last weekend we had a get-together for Mac Kid families to come and try out LEGO Dimensions. We were given a complimentary copy of the game and several expansion packs to play with our subscribers so we could all try ...

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Looking For A Winter Camp For Your Kiddo? Check Out Abigail Academy!

Looking For A Winter Camp For Your Kiddo? Check Out Abigail Academy!

Abigail Academy is a scripture-based dynamic center that incorporates fun and engaging programs with effective modern day life skill training to increase self-value, self-expression, leadership, and communication in young girls. Our Christmas Camp mission is to teach girls life skills ...

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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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Portable North Pole Brings Christmas Magic to Life

Portable North Pole Brings 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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A Holiday Letter To My Friends & Family “From” A Child With Autism

A Holiday Letter To My Friends & Family “From” A Child With Autism

A Holiday Letter To My Friends & Family “From” A Child With Autism Hi Everyone, I know that we will be visiting each other soon and I thought this would be a helpful note for you to have. A lot ...

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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

The Herdmans are the worst kids in the whole history of the world; they lie, steal and cheat. Now they have bullied their way into the church's annual Christmas pageant! Slated to be the “worst pageant ever,” the whole town ...

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31 Things To Do In December

31 Things To Do In December

December is here! With lots of holiday activities and events all month long. Get into the festive spirit and have lots of family fun this month. Check out our Activities Calendar for even more ideas and follow us on Facebook, ...

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Holiday Shop Local Spotlight

Holiday Shop Local Spotlight

The holidays are right around the corner and you are going to want to shop till you drop. When you do make sure that you shop local. Here are some local businesses that you can support this holiday season. Make ...

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Holiday Events In December

Holiday Events In December

Nutcracker Family Storytime with the Louisville Ballet Dec 1, 6, and 8 Special LFPL holiday storytimes that feature a Louisville Ballet dancer reading the classic holiday story The Nutcracker, followed by crafts and activities. Yuletide at Yew Dell Dec 2-3 ...

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Video of the Week - DIY Hot Chocolate Cup Treats

Video of the Week - DIY Hot Chocolate Cup Treats

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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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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Does your child love music?

Does your child love music?

You may have already noticed your child bopping to a beat, singing along in the car, or even just brightening and smiling when you sing a favorite song. We know that every child is musical -; and the more you ...

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Love Macaroni Kid? Get Lou Central, Shelbyville & Jeffersonville too!

Love Macaroni Kid? Get Lou Central, Shelbyville & Jeffersonville too!

Do you love your Macaroni Kid and can't get enough? Did you know there is even more local Macaroni Kid fabulous-ness around? There are 3, yes, 3 more editions of Macaroni Kid, all covering great areas in and around Louisville. ...

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Looking For Kids Eat Free or Cheap Deals?

Looking For Kids Eat Free or Cheap Deals?

New to the Event Calendar, I have started listing all the Kids Eat Free and Cheap deals I can find around Eastern Louisville and in Oldham County. It gets expensive when you go out to eat with 3 kiddos and ...

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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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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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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. Macaroni Kid Louisville East - Find your family fun, Subscribe ...

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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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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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