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From your publisher...

Seriously, where did November go? Not to make you stress anymore - but if your family celebrate's Christmas - it's only 23 days away. Now that Thanksgiving is behind us, I can start to get into the holiday spirit and ...

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Frosty's Winter Wonderland and Holiday Expo

Frosty's Winter Wonderland and Holiday Expo

Come out and shop and let the kids play!! Join us on December 3rd before the Fire and Ice Parade for our 6th Annual MK Family Fun Day and Holiday Expo - FROSTY STYLE! Lots of FREE activities for the ...

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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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2016 Holiday Gift Guide

2016 Holiday Gift Guide

It's here! Your Macaroni Kid Holiday Gift Guide! Please take some time to browse our amazing businesses in this years Holiday Gift Guide. These businesses are locally owned and families just like yours and such great sponsors of Macaroni Kid ...

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Holiday Bucket List

Holiday Bucket List

Holiday Bucket List 1 - Go to Frosty's Winter Wonderland on Dec. 3 (1-4pm) at the Northwest Recreation Center in Cedar Rapids2 - Read holiday stories as a family3 - Take part in the Fire and Ice Festival in downtown ...

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Portable North Pole's Free Santa Videos Bring Christmas Magic to Life

Portable North Pole's Free Santa Videos Bring 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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What is TIES anyway?

DID YOU KNOW? TIES is a FREE early intervention parenting program for families with children 18 months through 5 years old. TIES helps families handle the following behaviors: •Aggression •Mealtime problems •Bedtime and sleeping issues •Running from adults •Destruction of ...

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KidsFirst - Winter Fun Camp!

KidsFirst - Winter Fun Camp!

Looking for something fun to keep your kids active over Christmas Break? Sign them up for our Winter Fun camp being held December 26- 30 here at Kids First. Join us for as much fun as your schedule allows, with ...

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Fall Story Times and Play and Learn Times

Fall Story Times and Play and Learn Times

Cedar Rapids/ Iowa City Area Fall Story Times and Play and Learn Times (Please check with your local library about story time/ Play and Learn during holiday weeks) Cedar Rapids/Hiawatha/Marion: Cedar Rapids Public Library (Downtown branch): Play, Sing & Read: ...

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Kids Meal Deals!

Kids Meal Deals!

Here are some great deals in Cedar Rapids, Coralville and Iowa City. Sometimes these times and days can change with out notice~double check by calling the restaurant. If I have missed any, or one has changed~ please let me know ...

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Calling All Ladies! This Event is for YOU!

Calling All Ladies! This Event is for YOU!

Take on 2017 was thoughtfully designed with the Woman who has to balance it all! Career, relationships, health, personal growth, finances, and organization. Six Industry experts will take you on a journey through the wheel of balance and help you ...

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