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Welcome to Western Monmouth Macaroni Kid...

Thanks for joining us, and welcome to our special Thanksgiving edition, filled with easy recipes and fun crafts! It's beginning to feel a lot like the Holidays, as I pass the clinging Salvation Army bells, the "snowy" Christmas trees in ...

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iPlay America - Free Picture with Santa Starts this Sat. November 22

iPlay America - Free Picture with Santa Starts this Sat. November 22

Santa Claus will stop his sleigh at iPlay America for a morning of holiday fun from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, November 22. Click here to register your children for the event, which is free with the donation of an unwrapped gift. ...

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The Speech Tree - For Your Speech, Language and Feeding Needs

The Speech Tree - For Your Speech, Language and Feeding Needs

The Speech Tree, voted by NJ Family Magazine as one of their Favorite Kids' Docs, is a private practice specializing in evaluating and treating speech, language, and feeding delays and disorders in children. The Speech Tree was established with the ...

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House Cleaning  ~ Mac Kid Special $25 off Deep Cleaning

House Cleaning ~ Mac Kid Special $25 off Deep Cleaning

Many of our Macaroni Kid readers (including myself) have called and emailed me to rave about how wonderful Vanda and Vanessa's have been in their homes. Time to try it out for yourself! I have complete trust when they're in ...

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$15 Gel Polish from Liza and Sue at Metro in Marlboro

$15 Gel Polish from Liza and Sue at Metro in Marlboro

Gel Polish $15 regularly $30! Book your appointments now. Just mention Macaroni Kid.Call 732-536-0900 to schedule your appointment. Book early. Metro is located at 140 US Highway 9 in Marlboro Plaza by Kohls. Many happy readers have been thrilled with ...

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Artisan Studio Art Workshop - This Sunday!

Artisan Studio Art Workshop - This Sunday!

Sign up for Art Camp - during the winter break. Registration has begun! Call 732-294-0234 and visit Artisan Studio's website. Located at 9 N. Mainstreet in Marlboro.

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Get Your Hair Colored and Receive a Complimentary Hair Cut

Get Your Hair Colored and Receive a Complimentary Hair Cut

It's time to get ready for the holidays - don't forget to take care of yourself, as a mom we worry about the rest of the family looking great. Take some time to make you feel your best. Put it ...

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Macaroni Kid Special Jill Amy Massage Therapist

Macaroni Kid Special Jill Amy Massage Therapist

Looking for a peaceful, relaxing, personal therapeautic massage that heals your mind and body? You must treat yourself to a Jill Amy massage. Mac Kid Readers Special! One hour Swedish or Deep Tissue massage for just $49, just mention Macaroni ...

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School of Rock is offering scholarships for Vocalists!

School of Rock is offering scholarships for Vocalists!

The Monmouth County School of Rock is offering scholarships for Vocalists! During the month of November the Monmouth County School of Rock is offering full and partial tuition scholarships for their premier performance program. Qualifying students that successfully pass the ...

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 THE MAX Challenge - Sign Up Now!

THE MAX Challenge - Sign Up Now!

Yep, it's that time of the year again when we overeat at all of the holiday parties and put on some pounds. Or you can change history and actually get ahead of the curve. You can try the 4 week ...

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Be sure to find us on facebook!! We're known to get a last minute, quick giveaway and that's where we'll put it up!! Or if we hear of a fun event that we think you'd enjoy, that's the place you'll ...

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Macaroni Kid Western Monmouth

Macaroni Kid Western Monmouth

Macaroni Kid is a FREE e-newsletter and website full of family-friendly events and activities in our area. Sign up for our weekly e-newsletter: www.marlboro-manalapan.macaronikid.com/subscribe/ Also on Like us on Facebook for all the updates at https://www.facebook.com/MacaroniKidWesternMonmouth

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Tis’ the Season for Sharing and Caring

Tis’ the Season for Sharing and Caring

The holiday season is just around the corner, and so is winter germ season. From gift buying, to decorating, to school activities, to baking, and the to-do list goes on and on; this time of the year is one in ...

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Disney's All New FROZEN Sing-Along

Disney's All New FROZEN Sing-Along

Just in time for the holidays, gather the kids and get ready to sing your hearts out with Frozen Sing Along. Experience the hit musical comedy from Walt Disney Animation Studios, like never before in a new to DVD, full-length ...

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3 Reasons to Shop Local on Small Business Saturday

3 Reasons to Shop Local on Small Business Saturday

As a resource in and for the community, Macaroni Kid is a strong advocate of and supporter for Small Business Saturday, a celebration of small businesses and local communities across the United States. That's why we're encouraging everyone to play ...

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Target + Toms for the Holidays

Target + Toms for the Holidays

I was at Target this weekend and was thrilled to discover that Target has partnered with Toms for the holidays. And clearly, I wasn't alone: in the 20 minutes we were there, not less than six different people stopped and ...

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Thanksgiving on a Budget

Thanksgiving on a Budget

Hosting Thanksgiving can be exhausting, scary, stressful and outrageously expensive! With the current economy and many families feeling the squeeze on their purses, hosting this year might not be an easy feat. That's why we're offering some tips and tricks ...

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Tips for the Perfect Turkey

Tips for the Perfect Turkey

When it comes to the perfect Thanksgiving turkey, you don't want to wing it. Some thoughtful preparation will go a long way toward achieving a tasty, juicy, just-perfect turkey. Thaw your bird slowly and safely. The safest method to thaw ...

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Macaroni Menu: Turkey Cookies

Macaroni Menu: Turkey Cookies

My son loves to help cook and bake. I try to use treats he can help with when we are getting ready for an event. These cookies were perfect for him! He was able to count eyes and M&Ms, make ...

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Pumpkin Dump Cake for Thanksgiving

Pumpkin Dump Cake for Thanksgiving

Check out this easy Thanksgiving recipe below! Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Ingredients 1 29 oz or 2 15 oz cans of pumpkin puree 3 eggs 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 1 12 oz can evaporated ...

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Cereal Turkey

Cereal Turkey

Go ahead! Play with your food and create this adorable, colorful turkey for Thanksgiving. This is an easy, fun fine motor activity for kids of all ages. The best part is that you may even have the materials needed right ...

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Edible Indian Corn for your Thanksgiving Table

Edible Indian Corn for your Thanksgiving Table

From Thanksgiving wreaths to table decorations, Indian corn seems to be just about everywhere this time of year. But it isn't soft or sweet like regular corn, so trying to eat it can break a tooth ... unless you know ...

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Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Cranberries are a very tart fruit and most products like cranberry sauce and cranberry juice, have a large amount of added sugar and corn syrup. After testing several ways of making homemade cranberry sauce with less sugar, I came up ...

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Pumpkin Cheesecake recipe

Pumpkin Cheesecake recipe

This time of year, just about everything is pumpkin-flavored ... pumpkin coffee, pumpkin muffins, pumpkin ice cream, even pumpkin beer! This pumpkin cheesecake recipe is one of our family's favorites. I really knew it was good when my husband's grandma ...

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Fun at the Thanksgiving Kids's Table!

Fun at the Thanksgiving Kids's Table!

Thanks to Dana Verhoff, PM Snoqualmie Valley & Issaquah, WA (she co-publishes MK with my sister-in-law Diana!), for this great article. I am planning to try some of these ideas for my kids! When I recall Thanksgivings from my childhood, ...

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Macaroni Turkeys for Your Macaroni Kids

Macaroni Turkeys for Your Macaroni Kids

Here's a fun Thanksgiving craft for you and your children to do, and one that uses items that might otherwise be thrown away. And here at Macaroni Kid, we think any craft that uses macaroni is just awesome! Materials:- Empty, ...

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Turkey Callers--Best Thanksgiving Craft Ever!

Turkey Callers--Best Thanksgiving Craft Ever!

Sometimes Thanksgiving arts and crafts can get a little BO-RING. I have a craft for you that's a total hit! We've been doing these since I began teaching in 1998. They are now a family tradition in my house! What ...

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Looking for a new Exercise Studio?

Looking for a new Exercise Studio?

I am so excited! My all-time favorite Zumba instructor, Joyce (formerly of Ladies Workout Express) is back with a brand new, state-of-the-art 2500-foot exercise studio for women only. Her new place, Studio Fusion, has: 2 exercise studios (including a Zumba ...

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Local Indoor Places to Take Your Kids....

Local Indoor Places to Take Your Kids....

Looking for indoor places to take the kids? Whether they like to bounce, skate, golf, run, jump, play games, paint, or even get a beauty makeover, there is something for everyone on our lists of local places to go for ...

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Where-to-Go Wednesdays

Where-to-Go Wednesdays

Local mom, Jeryl Marcus, blogs with her daughter on places to go with kids in the tri-state area. Here are some of their reviews from their blog "Says Me, Says Mom" of fun places to take the kids!Here are her ...

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