Welcome to Macaroni Kid with Nikki's Corner!

Welcome to Macaroni Kid with Nikki's Corner!

Happy Chinese New Year and Valentine's Day week! Take a look at the crafts in today's newsletter for ideas you can do with your kids this week. Mark your calendar for the Easter Family Fun Day & Expo on March ...

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A Romantic Night In: Valentine's Day at Home

A Romantic Night In: Valentine's Day at Home

With Valentine's Day falling on a weekend this year, you may have trouble getting seated at a restaurant if you haven't already made reservations. With just a little bit of preparation and planning, you can have a lovely and romantic ...

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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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Easy Cookies for Valentine's Day

Easy Cookies for Valentine's Day

Here is a super simple and delicious cookie recipe to enjoy this Valentine's Day! The goji berries add a nice pop of color to the cookies. Get the kids involved and have them assist with making these -- they'll probably ...

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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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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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Minnesota Ice Castle is NOW OPEN in Eden Prairie!

Minnesota Ice Castle is NOW OPEN in Eden Prairie!

Minnesota Ice Castle is NOW OPEN in Eden Prairie!Now through March 5th (Weather Permitting) WHAT: Acre-sized, all-ice castle returns to Eden Prairie, Minnesota. One of only three Ice Castles in America. Features include giant archways, tunnels, slot canyons, ice slide, ...

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12 Ways to Play in the Snow You Might Not Have Tried Yet

12 Ways to Play in the Snow You Might Not Have Tried Yet

If you have snow on the ground, don't let cabin fever set in ... get out there and play in it!Dress 'em up. Instead of a scarf, grab some clothes out of your "Donation" box or use last year's Halloween ...

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Disney On Ice Presents Let's Celebrate! - TICKET GIVEAWAY

Disney On Ice Presents Let's Celebrate! - TICKET GIVEAWAY

DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS LET'S CELEBRATE! PRESENTED BY STONYFIELD YOKIDS ORGANIC YOGURT Feb. 24 -; 28, 2016 at Target Center Disney On Ice presents Let's Celebrate! Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt is bringing a colossal party on ice to ...

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The Snowy Day and other stories by Ezra Jack Keats - Ticket Giveaway

The Snowy Day and other stories by Ezra Jack Keats - Ticket Giveaway

Minneapolis, MN -; Children's Theatre Company (CTC) will present the world premiere stage adaptation of The Snowy Day and other stories by Ezra Jack Keats directed by Peter C. Brosius. Adapted by Jerome Hairston (CTC credits include Iqbal; winner of ...

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CTC presents David Gonzalez’ ‘ribbitting’ tale of The Frog Bride

CTC presents David Gonzalez’ ‘ribbitting’ tale of The Frog Bride

Minneapolis, MN -; Children's Theatre Company (CTC) will present the Twin Cities debut ofThe Frog Bride by David Gonzalez. Gonzalez is an award-winning storyteller, poet, musician, theatre artist, and public speaker whose work has toured nationally and internationally. In this ...

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