Valentine Heart Craft

Valentine Heart Craft

Supplies: red, white, pink, and purple construction paper red yarn blunt ended needle scissors Directions: Start by cutting out a bunch of small hearts from the paper. You can also cut around the holes from the hearts that you have ...

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What I Learned From My Son's Fifth Place Trophy

What I Learned From My Son's Fifth Place Trophy

About a week ago, I walked into the media center at my son's school for his chess club trophy presentation, a club in which he started participating at the beginning of the school year. My heart leapt with joy as ...

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FEB. 19,20,21

FEB. 19,20,21

LEGO KidsFest 3 Day Extravaganza! February 19-21As NCMK publishes its weekly newsletter, some session tickets were still available. please visit LEGO KidsFestfor current availabilityCONGRATS TO JULIE Y. WHO WON A FAMILY 4 PACK !!“Our 2016 LEGO KidsFest tour is going ...

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Wild Kratts At Ovens Auditorium One Day Only!

Wild Kratts At Ovens Auditorium One Day Only!

Congrats to Debbie E.and Amber W. for winning thefamily 4 pack of tickets toThe Wild Kratts!!!The wildly popular PBS KIDS® television show, WILD KRATTS, is coming to the live stage in Charlotte. Wild Kratts LIVE! will be at the Ovens ...

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Protecting Your Child from Identity Theft

Protecting Your Child from Identity Theft

It sounds unthinkable- thieves gaining access to your child's name, social security number and date of birth and then using them for their own financial gain. As unreal as it sounds, children can- and do- become victims of identity theft.The ...

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Building Technology With Kids

Building Technology With Kids

Holidays are a time to spend with the family, and with school breaks coming up, we Macaroni Moms and Dads are always thankful for fun, educational activities we can do with our kids -; especially if it gets them away ...

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Too Much Testing?

Does it seem like your kids are always taking some type of standardized test, or spending a fair amount of time preparing for one? If you shouted “YES”, you're on to something. A new study by the Council of the ...

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Craft Stick Snowmen

Craft Stick Snowmen

No matter the weather, you can make and decorate your own snowmen, right in the comfort of you warm and cozy house! My daughter and I had a lot of fun making these cute little guys!What you need:Craft sticks (the ...

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Bring home a true Classic on DVD HD

Bring home a true Classic on DVD HD

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment) Digital HD Release: Tuesday, January 19th Blu-Ray™ Combo Pack Release Date: Tuesday, February 2nd Rating: G Running Time: 83 Minutes Featuring In-Depth Brand New Bonus Material Including “In Walt's ...

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Daily Appreciation Hearts

Daily Appreciation Hearts

February is the month to show our love and care for one another. Kids often know Valentine's Day to symbolize candy and flowers. Instead of focusing your love on one day, show your love for your child/children every day of ...

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DIY Valentine Cards

DIY Valentine Cards

Store bought Valentine cards are easy and usually not very expensive, but we enjoy putting our own personal twist on them. I couldn't find stickers that fit this craft, so I did without, but feel free to use some. Each ...

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The Good Dinosaur Comes to DVD

The Good Dinosaur Comes to DVD

The Good Dinosaur (Disney-Pixar)WANT TO WIN A DIGITAL COPY? COMMENT BELOW JUST YOUR NAME:) WINNER WILL BE DRAWN ON MONDAY FEBRUARY 22,2016. Blu-Ray™ Combo Pack + Digital HD Release Date: Tuesday, February 23rd Rating: PG Running Time: 93 Minutes Extensive ...

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But First, I'll Have a Cup of Coffee

But First, I'll Have a Cup of Coffee

Before the sun comes up. Before my husband asks me if I've seen his car keys. Before the dog needs to be let out. Before the cat insists that his dish is empty when there's clearly food still in it. ...

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Looking for a great SNOW getaway!

Looking for a great SNOW getaway!

Banner Elk Get National Honor as 'Winter Hidden Gem'BANNER ELK, N.C. -; A major travel website says travelers seeking a desirable winter destination with affordable lodging rates can find both in Banner Elk. TripAdvisor.com, which has more than 375 million ...

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