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A Note From Your Publisher

I knew I wasn't going to make it through my daughter starting kindergarten without crying. However, I honestly thought I would get through my son's first day of second grade tear-free. And I almost made it. Until his little face ...

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Separation Anxiety

Separation Anxiety

Editors note: I initially wrote and published this last year, but it is so fitting for me this year as well so I decided to run it again. I hope you enjoy and it helps at least one anxious little ...

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Celebrate the First Day of School!

Celebrate the First Day of School!

Make the first day of school something your kids will look forward to year after year with an "unexpected" tradition.We all want the first day of school to be special and even a little exciting, right? Here's a tradition you ...

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Staycation Ideas: Explore Metro Denver

Staycation Ideas: Explore Metro Denver

Several years ago, my husband and I decided we would take our out-of-state vacations during Spring Break or Fall Break and stay home during the summer. Why pay high travel rates to go somewhere with 94% humidity when summer in ...

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Kitchen Basics: A Guide to Herbs and Spices

Kitchen Basics: A Guide to Herbs and Spices

When it comes to seasoning, even the smallest amounts can make a big difference: Add too much flavoring, and you risk overpowering the dish; too little, and your diners will be reaching for the saltshaker — a major offense in ...

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Summer Bucket List

Summer Bucket List

Just a few short days until it is officially summer! We all know how quickly the time flies during this carefree and relaxed time of the year, and before we know it we will be buying backpacks and pulling out ...

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FREE DAYS 2014

FREE DAYS 2014

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!Denver Botanic Gardens 1007 York Street, Denver, ...

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New Experiences for the "Same Old" Zoo

New Experiences for the "Same Old" Zoo

The zoo is a great family outing any time of the year. Whether you visit your hometown zoo or take a quick trip to a neighboring community to experience their zoo, it's an adventure that can appeal to families with ...

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Macaroni Made: Pencil Magnets

Macaroni Made: Pencil Magnets

Supply lists. Permission Forms. Calendars. Artwork. A new school year inevitably brings with it stacks of paper that busy families need to keep track of. Keep the most important ones in plain sight with a school-themed magnet for your refrigerator ...

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Ongoing & special events

Ongoing & special events

MONDAYS MOOREHEAD REC CENTER Young visitors can play games with their friends, use the public computer, play sports in the half-court gymnasium, or just hang out in a safe venue. Moorhead offers a variety fitness classes and fun activities each ...

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How to Get The Most Out of the New Macaroni Kid!

How to Get The Most Out of the New Macaroni Kid!

**New Feature! Right underneath the "this weeks pick's" section, you will find events for the current day! Eliminates trying to sort through what to do when you are searching on your phone on the way out the door!**1. The calendar ...

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KIDS EAT FREE! (OR CHEAP!)

KIDS EAT FREE! (OR CHEAP!)

Below is a list of restaurants throughout Aurora where kids eat free or cheap! All of them informed me that kids eat free with the purchase on an adult meal. These offers can change without notice, so please call the ...

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Storytimes!

Storytimes!

Locations listed on the bottom. If you know of a storytime not listed, please email Vicki at [email protected]: MONDAY: 9:15a.m-Baby Storytime at Smoky Hill Library Baby Storytimes introduce the sounds and rhythms of language to our youngest library users ages ...

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