WELCOME FROM THE EDITOR, August 25  -  August 31, 2015

WELCOME FROM THE EDITOR, August 25 - August 31, 2015

Well, Summer is officially coming to a close. With just two weeks left until the start of school, most of our kids have gotten teacher assignments, and schedules this week. Reality is definitely setting in for this mama, who is ...

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Back to School Guide - Activities, Classes and More!

Back to School Guide - Activities, Classes and More!

Our wonderful community has so many opportunities for kids to learn things outside of the school day classroom. Click each business name to read the full listing! Click HERE to see the entire guide! Kiddie Fit Lyrical Children's Preschool & ...

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Where to go for U-Pick Apple Fun on the North Fork

Where to go for U-Pick Apple Fun on the North Fork

Fall is my absolute favorite season, you will hear me say it time and time again! And apple picking with the family is just one reason why the start of Fall makes me smile.The North Fork offers many spots for ...

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Macaroni Kid Back to School: Tips For Getting Ready for School

Macaroni Kid Back to School: Tips For Getting Ready for School

Whether or not your preparing for the fist day of preschool, Kindergarten, or just heading back to school, it can be a stressful process for both you and your child. Here is a list I've compiled to help ease the ...

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Make Fun Pancakes for Breakfast

Make Fun Pancakes for Breakfast

Who says the most important meal of the day needs to be boring? Add a little fun to breakfast by making uniquely-shaped pancakes. Make freehand shapes when pouring the batter in the pan and watch your creations come to life ...

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A Charitable Trend in Parties

A Charitable Trend in Parties

There's a new trend in children's birthday parties that moms (and dads!) will love as much as we do.Increasingly, elementary school-aged children are invited to parties with a charitable goal. Along with coming to celebrate at the party, guests are ...

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Back to School Macaroni Craft: Homework Survival Kit

Back to School Macaroni Craft: Homework Survival Kit

Keep your kids motivated and on task when it comes to getting homework completed with a Homework Survival Kit. This simple to create kit keeps everything a student will need to complete their homework readily accessble, eliminating the need to ...

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A “Jeanius” Campaign: Helping Children Succeed in the New School Year

A “Jeanius” Campaign: Helping Children Succeed in the New School Year

A new school year marks a new chapter in the life of a child. Children go to bed the night before school filled with jittery excitement, some more nervous than others, wondering about their new classes, teachers and potential new ...

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BUGS Arrive at The Long Island Aquarium!

BUGS Arrive at The Long Island Aquarium!

The Long Island Aquarium is pleased to announce the arrival of BUGS, a new collection within the Exhibition Center. Featuring the largest assortment of living bugs in New York and one of the most diverse in North America, the exhibit ...

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Get Blasted By a Bubbly Rainbow, September 26th in Calverton!

Get Blasted By a Bubbly Rainbow, September 26th in Calverton!

Time to get your bubbles on! Bubble Palooza, the one-of-a-kind three mile course, is coming to Calverton this September! The Palooza is a three mile course where an intense cornucopia of colorful bubbles will rain down on you, your family, ...

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