Welcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid!

Welcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0gLEm7Zn-qoWelcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid! It's your FREE kids & family event finder for Lafayette and the surrounding areas! Be sure to visit the CALENDAR for the full list of fun events for the whole family! Don't forget that you ...

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Make Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017 a Day of Service

Make Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017 a Day of Service

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life's most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?” Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was born on January 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia and his birthday was first ...

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Moana Hula Class

Moana Hula Class

Moana Hula Class https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F7ltd-GzYxM You and your child will have a chance to learn traditional hula, set to the music of "Moana". Join our professional hula instructor, Miss Asia Purdue, Kanoe Perreira, for 1.5 hours of instruction. Upon completion of ...

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Winter Boredom Buster Guide

Winter Boredom Buster Guide

We know the kids get bored being inside so let this guide be your best friend. Here you will find a variety of FREE or inexpensive winter fun for all! Be in the know with this guide for all of ...

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Business Listing for only $20.17 for the Entire Year!

Business Listing for only $20.17 for the Entire Year!

It's 2017 and you can get your business in the business directory for only $20.17 for the entire year! Only new sponsors qualify for this special deal and save $99. Be sure to act quickly because this offer expires January ...

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3-Ingredient Cookies for Wintertime

3-Ingredient Cookies for Wintertime

These super simple cookies will leave your kitchen smelling like a bakery. They look like they're dusted with snow if you use the powdered sugar - the perfect addition to your winter fun! Ingredients: 1 tub of whipped topping 1 ...

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Win a Gift Certificate to Texas Roadhouse!

Win a Gift Certificate to Texas Roadhouse!

And the winner is...Jeni Vessels! Congrats! I will message you!Join us for Legendary fun every Tuesday night! Visit with Andy Armadillo, have your face painted, do a craft, get a balloon, and leave with a Kids Coin for a FREE ...

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Enter to win 4 tickets to Disney on Ice!

Enter to win 4 tickets to Disney on Ice!

Disney On Ice present Follow Your Heart is Coming to CHICAGOLAND, JAN. 25 -; FEB. 12! Featuring the Box Office Smash Disney Pixar's Finding Dory and Disney Pixar's Inside Out!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hF3pbT2v3NU Make unforgettable memories with Mickey, Minnie and all your Disney ...

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A Fun, Easy Gift Card Idea to Make Someone Smile

A Fun, Easy Gift Card Idea to Make Someone Smile

Whether it's your neighbor who picked up your mail while you were on vacation, a bus driver who goes the extra mile to make your child feel comfortable or a hostess who did an amazing job with her last get-together ...

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Eucerin Baby Products - A Publisher Mom's Review

Eucerin Baby Products - A Publisher Mom's Review

We welcomed our fourth bundle of joy into our family this year. There is nothing quite like a newborn -; with his soft, delicate skin and growing wide-eyed awareness of his loved ones and surroundings. The first year is a ...

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2016 Gold Daisy Award Winners Announced!

2016 Gold Daisy Award Winners Announced!

We asked you to "pick" your favorite local businesses for nomination and voting in our 2nd year of the 2016 Lafayette Macaroni Kid GOLD Daisy Awards! This has been an exciting contest with many close categories and well over 20,000 ...

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Report Card Rewards

Report Card Rewards

Here is a list we have compiled of some businesses that reward students for getting good grades on their report cards. If you know of others, please email them to bethc@macaronikid.com or add them in the comment section below. Some ...

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Looking for a Great Preschool or Child Care?

Looking for a Great Preschool or Child Care?

There are few decisions in life that are as important as entrusting your children to someone else's care. I'm happy to bring you this year's Greater Lafayette & surrounding areas Preschool & Child Care Guide to help you in your ...

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Kid's Eat Free (or almost free) Guide

Kid's Eat Free (or almost free) Guide

By popular demand, this list will help your family have an affordable meal out in the Greater Lafayette Area. Please note that there are some rules like purchasing an adult meal and drink. This list is subject to change without ...

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Health & Wellness Guide

Health & Wellness Guide

Macaroni Moms and Dads are renewing their resolve for a healthier lifestyle for their families. Lafayette Macaroni Kid is pleased to introduce our Health & Wellness Guide which features local businesses for the whole family. Whether it's staying proactive, having ...

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Lunch Box Love Guide

Lunch Box Love Guide

Let's face it, making lunches is a chore and kids get sick of the same foods. Here are some tips to help you create some Lunch Box Love! Purchase a fun lunch box, reusable snack containers, Ziplock bags, & bring ...

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Noodles of Helpful Information for Parents!

Noodles of Helpful Information for Parents!

Check out this helpful info for Parents & Caretakers! Family-Friendly Lafayette Area Businesses help our community! If you would like your business added to one of these guides, email bethc@macaronikid.com

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Mom's Groups

Mom's Groups

Looking for some connection with other moms? Here is a list of all the area groups with links. Mom's Groups Greater Lafayette Area Mom's Group Mom's Next Mom2Mom MOMS Club of West Lafayette & Lafayette Mother's of Preschoolers at Brookston ...

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Birthday Party Guide

Birthday Party Guide

We've got dozens of local businesses that want to help make your celebration one to remember forever! Please be sure to tell them that Lafayette Macaroni Kid sent you! Birthday Sweet & Frozen Treats Devlin Baked Goods Kona Ice of ...

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Farmers Markets are Back in Business

Farmers Markets are Back in Business

Regardless of the day or time, a visit to the Farmers Market promises some of the finest and freshest produce, as well as an enjoyable opportunity to browse as you stroll through one of Indiana's oldest outdoor markets!Lafayette Farmers MarketLafayette ...

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The 3 Top Teachers are...

The 3 Top Teachers are...

Can you believe it's the last month of school? The year went so fast! As a teacher, I know how hard teachers work and this community is full of some exceptional teachers who go above and beyond! Lafayette Macaroni Kid ...

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Congrats to Mayflower Mill Elementary School!

Congrats to Mayflower Mill Elementary School!

The 2016 Coolest School winner is...Mayflower Mill Elementary! Congrats! The teachers of winning school received: ✿ catered meal from Texas Roadhouse✿ cupcakes from Devlin Baked Goods✿ family passes to Elite Air✿ passes to Monster Mini Golf✿ family passes to Imagination ...

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