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Easy Kid Craft: Hot Rock Painting

Easy Kid Craft: Hot Rock Painting

My kids are collectors . . . . which explains this . . . . . . . . their rock collections. Since it's summer break and they're begging for crafts we decided to try hot rock painting. Super easy. ...

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Homemade Ice Cream in a Baggie

Homemade Ice Cream in a Baggie

Looking for a cool treat on a hot summer day? Let your kids use a little muscle to make their own ice cream. You can even turn this into a science lesson and talk about physical changes of the ingredients ...

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Tips for Traveling with Kids

Tips for Traveling with Kids

Are you planning on any travel with the kids this summer? Summer often finds families on vacation! If you will be one of those lucky families, read on for some great tips and ideas to help make your trip even ...

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Welcome to the Dog Days of Summer!

Welcome to the Dog Days of Summer!

Q: What do you call a dog on the beach in summer? A: A hot dog!In most parts of the country, we are in the midst of the hottest days of the season, often times called The Dog Days of ...

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Kidding Around Town Adventure with Macaroni Kid Reading-Pottstown

Kidding Around Town Adventure with Macaroni Kid Reading-Pottstown

BONUS: Email us a picture of you at any of the Game Stops and you will earn an extra raffle ticket. Make sure you send us your name, so we know who to give credit to! Email: [email protected] you haven't ...

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Cooking 101: Barbequing VS. Grilling

Cooking 101: Barbequing VS. Grilling

THE WORDS MEAN TWO DIFFERENT THINGS, EXPLAINS CHEF NELSON SERRANO-BAHRI OF THE UNILEVER TEST KITCHENWe often use them interchangeably, but did you know that the terms "barbecuing" and "grilling" describe two different cooking techniques? Barbecued foods are cooked over low ...

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Information About Local Groups You Can Join

Information About Local Groups You Can Join

Click on the titles of the groups below to be taken to their websites for more information.Berks DadsBerks Dads is a group for Dads from all walks of life who take an active role in our children's lives. This can ...

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101 Local Summer Boredom Busters!

101 Local Summer Boredom Busters!

Summer break is right around the corner, which means sleeping a little later, cookouts, swimming, and spending time with friends. But, we know that you may start hearing that phrase that no parent looks forward to: "I'm bored!" We thought ...

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2014 Prize Winners

2014 Prize Winners

Here are the winners from our contests and giveaways:Kutztown Folk Festival Tickets - Michelle E. & Allison H.PaddlePak Giveaway - Kelli G.Scooby Doo Live! Musical Mysteries family 4-pack of tickets - Jen. SDisney Jr. Live! Pirate & Princess Adventure Family ...

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More Local Fun

More Local Fun

Local Day Trip Reviews & Information: Choo Choo BarnPennsylvania ROAROley Turnpike DairyKutztown Folk FestivalSesame PlaceTurkey Hill Experience Local Business Reviews:Giannotti's Berkshire, Fleetwood - RestaurantPaisley & Company, Kutztown - BoutiqueVacation Reviews:Niagra FallsLooking for more family fun outside the Reading-Pottstown area? Check ...

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Kids Eat Free (or Cheap!)

Kids Eat Free (or Cheap!)

DailySmokey Bones2803 Paper Mill RdReading, Pa 19610*On your birthday get a free Chocolate Cake dessert. Adults must show id. *Free Bonus Club. Earn 1 point for every dollar spent. Points are good for free meals, etc.SundaysAustin's Restaurant and Bar1101 Snyder ...

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Macaroni Kid Birthday Club

Macaroni Kid Birthday Club

If you haven't signed up your kids for our free 2014 Birthday Club, you can enter here! Congratulations to our April Birthday Club winner Morgan K.! You will be receiving your prize in the mail shortly!May Sponsor: Cruise One Wyomissing ...

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Macaroni Events: Book Club

Macaroni Events: Book Club

Are you looking for a fun way to keep your kids reading this summer? Why not join our summer book club! Come on out and join us for some discussion, snacks and even a small craft! No need to RSVP. ...

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