Black Friday Deals from Skylanders

Black Friday Deals from Skylanders

It's always sunny in Skylands! As you brave the chilly winter months this holiday season, take a trip with your kids to visit Master Eon and Skylanders and use your imagination like never before. Thanks to Skylanders Imaginators, the sky ...

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Camp Nah Nah Mah

Camp Nah Nah Mah

Designed specifically for burn survivors, Camp Nah Nah Mah allows children to meet, talk, play and live with other survivors their age, fully supported by an experienced counseling staff. I recently had the chance to interview Kristen Quinn, the current ...

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I Voted

I Voted

I voted today. It was easy, I parked 40 feet from the door, walked right up to the desk and got my ballot and was out of there in three minutes. I live in a state where my vote won't ...

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College Savings Tips from a Pro!

College Savings Tips from a Pro!

It's no secret that the cost of education has increased significantly over the last few years. In New York State, the average cost of state university tuition has risen to as much as $36,052 annually for some students. These costs ...

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Coping With the Loss of a Beloved Pet

Coping With the Loss of a Beloved Pet

The call came that I had never wanted to get. We had just taken a family trip across the country for a niece's wedding when we got a call from the kennel where we had boarded our dogs for over ...

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How to Raise an Olympian (or not)

How to Raise an Olympian (or not)

At our annual meeting of Macaroni Kid last month we got to hear from 3-time Olympic skier, Emily Cook. She talked a lot about how her dad supported her on her journey. I've also been watching the TV Show “Pitch” ...

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2016 Macaroni Kid Publisher Meet Up

2016 Macaroni Kid Publisher Meet Up

Earlier this month more than 100 Macaroni Kid publishers joined together for the 7th Annual Publisher Meet Up in beautiful Park City, Utah. For many Publishers, the annual Meet Up is a highlight of their year… the chance to leave ...

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5 Tips for Creating an Organic Lunch Box

5 Tips for Creating an Organic Lunch Box

According to a recent Organic Trade Association press release, more than eight in ten (82 percent) U.S. families say they buy organic sometimes. This means more parents are incorporating organic products into their family's daily routines. Despite this commitment, parents ...

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First Candle Reminds Parents Safe Sleep Saves Lives

A new baby is a blessing to parents and from the moment they are born, we focus on keeping them safe and happy. One of the greatest fears new parents have relates to safe sleep for their babies. This month, ...

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LEGO Dimensions - A Hot Holiday Pick!

LEGO Dimensions - A Hot Holiday Pick!

Last weekend we had a get-together for Mac Kid families to come and try out LEGO Dimensions. We were given a complimentary copy of the game and several expansion packs to play with our subscribers so we could all try ...

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