Find Your Fun And Get Crafty! Show Me Your Back To School Pics!

Find Your Fun And Get Crafty! Show Me Your Back To School Pics!

Hello to all my loyal subscribers! This week is full of back to school articles, crafts and recipes. Something fun for everyone. I'd love to see your 1st day of school pictures! I love the great ideas that each mom ...

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Building Your Toddler’s Cognitive Skills.

Building Your Toddler’s Cognitive Skills.

You consider yourself a good parent, right? You try to limit TV time for your toddler, buy organic whenever you can, and download only the most educational apps to keep your little one entertained while you fold laundry or get ...

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How Do We Discuss Tragedy At Home?

How Do We Discuss Tragedy At Home?

Discussing Tragedy When tragedy happens in our world, it impacts us all. As much as we want to protect our youth from pain and suffering, they absorb more than we realize. In light of recent events, it's important to create ...

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Music Together ® Fall Classes – Save Your Spot. Demo Class the 29th.

Music Together ® Fall Classes – Save Your Spot. Demo Class the 29th.

FREE DEMO CLASS on August 29th at 10:00 at Cool Beans -; RSVP's Required (see below)! Music Together ® is an internationally recognized Music and Movement Program Celebrating over 25 years of family music making and development! Mixed age classes ...

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Host Your Own Playground or Backyard Summer Games!

Host Your Own Playground or Backyard Summer Games!

Didn't make it to South America this year to watch the summer games? Don't worry, you can host your own games at your favorite playground, field or backyard. Don't forget to follow playground rules, be aware of other families using ...

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Make Sure Your Child Has An “OWL-some” Day at School

Make Sure Your Child Has An “OWL-some” Day at School

After you're done buying school supplies, replenishing your child's wardrobe and doing the millions of other things there are to do for the back-to-school season, take a moment to create something that will put a big smile on your child's ...

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Make a Duct Tape Notebook and Pencil Holder

Make a Duct Tape Notebook and Pencil Holder

Make a duct tape notebook and pencil holder just in time for back to school!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nG0Mi38jkiY Here's what you will need: Composition book Pencils Duct Tape Milkshake straw Scissors 1. Cut 16-inch strips of duct tape. 2. Wrap strips of duct ...

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Two-Minute Cinnamon Rolls

Two-Minute Cinnamon Rolls

What you need: 1 package refrigerated cinnamon rolls Waffle iron Cooking spray What you do: Plug in your waffle iron. Once it's heated up, spray top and bottom with cooking spray and place 4 raw cinnamon rolls on the waffle ...

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Cherry Blossom Tree

Cherry Blossom Tree

What you need: Paper lunch bag Pink tissue paper (we used light and dark pink) Stuffing (newspaper, etc) Other supplies: Green crayon, marker or colored pencil Scissors Glue What you do: 1. Color the bottom 1/4-1/3 of the bag green. ...

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Talk About Resources!  Everything from Preschools to Festivals

Talk About Resources! Everything from Preschools to Festivals

If you are a busy parent (who isn't) then finding a resource where you can get as much information as possible is invaluable! I have assembled an array of my own previously published articles at the request of some new ...

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Holiday Just For Fun

Holiday Just For Fun

AugustMonthAdmit You're Happy Family FunNational Catfish National Eye exam National Golf Peach Romance Awareness Water Quality National Picnic WeekWeek 1 National Simplify your Life Week Week 2 National Smile Week Week 3 Friendship Week Week 4 Be Kind To Humankind ...

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Macaroni Subscriber Perk! Discounts and specials from Budweiser.

Macaroni Subscriber Perk! Discounts and specials from Budweiser.

As one of the Many perks of being a subscriber to Macaroni Kid Fort Collins, Budweiser Events Center gives us a discount on tickets to many events (most kid related but not exclusively kid related). There are many events coming ...

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Kids Eat Free or Cheap!

Kids Eat Free or Cheap!

Visit Kids Meal Deals CLICK HERE! Please let me know of any others out there!

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SCFD FREE DAYS and MORE!

SCFD FREE DAYS and MORE!

Colorado residents can enjoy FREE DAYS at some of our area's most popular destinations, thanks to SCFD funding and corporate sponsorship and the National Forest Service. Mark your calendar for some fun family adventures! Note, this list was created by ...

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Looking For Something Special At Your Local Library?

Library Story times and Library Events for the following links Links to libraries for northern Colorado and library event. High Plains Libraries here. Carbon Valley Events here. Centennial Park Events here. Erie Events here. Farr Event here. Kersey Events here. ...

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Users Guide To Macaroni Kid Resources.

Users Guide To Macaroni Kid Resources.

Past Issues: If you would like to look back at previous editions, Look along the top right hand side of the newsletter for "Fort Collins Archives" You will go to a list of dates and you can choose the newsletter ...

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