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This Week's Welcome

This Week's Welcome

I have a quick minute to give you an update on our house. Daddy and Sean are off to visit Sahara Sams indoor/outdoor waterpark and Diggerland. Sean's been talking about Diggerland for at least a week....ever since we told him ...

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Welcome to Macaroni Kid Brewster-Mahopac-Carmel!

Welcome to Macaroni Kid Brewster-Mahopac-Carmel!

Proudly serving towns in Putnam including Brewster, Mahopac, Carmel, Kent, Baldwin Place, Holmes, Patterson, Putnam Lake, PLUS Croton Falls, North Salem, Peach Lake, Heritage Falls and more! WELCOME! Below are helpful ways to use your Website! First, Subscribe to receive ...

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Event: Bump and Beyong

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Event: CORNucopia at Philipsburg Manor

CORNucopia Philpsburg Manor in Sleepy Hollow 8/30-9/1 10am-5pm Last Year's Review Link: Click HERE CORNucopia, the lower Hudson Valley's only corn festival, returns to Philipsburg Manor in Sleepy Hollow this Labor Day weekend. Featuring a bounty of corn-centric delicacies and ...

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Event: Day out With Thomas Four Pack

Event: Day out With Thomas Four Pack

Day Out with Thomas: The Thrill of the Ride Tour 2014 Catskill Mountain Railroad 149 Aaron Court, Kingston, NY 12401 September 5,6,7 and September 12, 13, 14 2014 9am -; 5pm Little engineers won't believe their eyes—or their ears! For ...

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Event: Local Charitable Events

Event: Local Charitable Events

This article space is designated to all your local charity fundraisers. If your child's school is having a breakfast at Applebees, you're selling wrapping paper through an online school site, your girl scout troop is holding a bake sale, if ...

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Event: New York Renaissance Faire

Event: New York Renaissance Faire

New York Renaissance Faire 600 Route 17A, Sterling Forest Tuxedo, NY Weekends 8/2-9/21, Including Labor Day 10-7PM Rain or Shine The Faire is a rollicking romp through Elizabethan England, set within the Majestic Groves of the Sterling Forest. Travel back ...

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A Fun Twist on the "Ice Cream" Sandwich!

A Fun Twist on the "Ice Cream" Sandwich!

Who doesn't love an ice cream sandwich? This yummy alternative is a great treat for kids and adults and it's dairy-free!Ingredients: 2-2 1/2 soft bananas 2 tbsp. of peanut butter or almond butter (tried both ways and kids loved them) ...

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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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Outdoor Entertaining Made Easy

Outdoor Entertaining Made Easy

WHETHER IT'S A CASUAL POTLUCK OR A GOURMET OUTDOOR BASH, HERE'S HOW TO ENTERTAIN WITH STYLE—AND NO HASSLE. KEEP THE MENU SIMPLE Classics such as The Original Potato Salad are always popular, taste impressive and are easy to prepare. MAKE ...

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Pitch in This School Year Without Pitching a Fit!

Pitch in This School Year Without Pitching a Fit!

As the new school year begins, it brings the start of fundraising and volunteering requests. Your involvement in your child's class is important -; it helps you stay involved in his/her learning and promotes success in school. However, school volunteering ...

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Review: New CreatACard App for AmericanGreetings

Review: New CreatACard App for AmericanGreetings

My family was offered the opportunity to use American Greetings new CreatACard Ipad App. Though I own an Ipad, my 5yo and 3yo are far better at using it. Once I easily downloaded the free App at http://www.americangreetings.com/creatacard my 5yo ...

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Review: Quassy Amusement Park

Review: Quassy Amusement Park

Quassy 2132 Middlebury Road, Route 64 Middlebury, CT Located on the shores of Lake Quassapaug Our return to Quassy this year was much anticipated by the boys. We thoroughly enjoyed last year's visits, and this year there was even more ...

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Featured Pet: Neuman is a Loving Boy!

Featured Pet: Neuman is a Loving Boy!

Neuman! Such a happy, well behaved, fun loving boy! Just look at that smile. Doesn't he make you happy just looking at him? Neuman goes home for overnight visits with one of his favorite volunteers and has proven that he ...

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Giveaway: Connecticut Kids Closet Gift Certificate

Giveaway: Connecticut Kids Closet Gift Certificate

The Connecticut Kids Closet Fall Consignment Sale is taking place at the O'Neill Center at WCSU (43 Lake Avenue Ext, Danbury CT) on Saturday, September 13th and Sunday, September 14th, with a Charity Pre-Sale on Friday, September 12th. If you've ...

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Giveaway: Custom Catering Gift Certificate

Giveaway: Custom Catering Gift Certificate

It's not too late to order your Super Bowl Foods! How about some Asian inspired chicken wings, coconut shrimp, blue cheese sliders, veggie empanadas, or 7 layer dip?! Yumo!One Pickled Pepper can make your party a great success. From a ...

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Giveaway: Jumpin Jeepers Passes

Giveaway: Jumpin Jeepers Passes

If you're unfamiliar with Jumpin' Jeepers, you are in for a real treat. It is a 3,000 square foot indoor play area loaded with play structures, a bouncy house, ride on toys, imaginative play section, and even a dedicated little ...

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GIVEAWAY:Any Movie at Carmel Cinemas!

GIVEAWAY:Any Movie at Carmel Cinemas!

The November Man Aug 27 An ex-CIA operative is brought back in on a very personal mission and finds himself pitted against his former pupil in a deadly game involving high level CIA officials and the Russian president-elect. Stars Olga ...

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Guide: Birthday Party Guide

Guide: Birthday Party Guide

Planning your child's birthday party is both fun and a lot of work. So we've reached out to several local businesses that have provided us with a summary of their birthday party offerings. Some have even extended exclusive discounts to ...

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Guide: Camp Guide 2014

Guide: Camp Guide 2014

Welcome to our 2014 Camp listings! We are please to bring you some featured, local camps including karate, theater, and sports camps! Plus we've included the town and recreation camps. With the large variety of ages and interests, we hope ...

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Guide: Discount Guide

Guide: Discount Guide

What It Is:The Discount Card is an embossed business card identifying you as a Discount Card holder. The back even has a Tipping Guide! If you would like this free card, please email us with your name and physical mailing ...

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Guide: Pre-School, School, and Daycare Guide

Guide: Pre-School, School, and Daycare Guide

We know how daunting it is to pick places for your child, especially when you are left googling for names or hoping the mom you recently met has good recommendations. We've reached out to several local places that provided us ...

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Guide: Parks and Playgrounds

Guide: Parks and Playgrounds

Welcome to our Parks and Playgrounds Guide for the Putnam and Dutchess areas! Click through on the county names to see detailed information on each park, including location and details on what can be found there (such as playgrounds, hiking ...

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Guide: Library Guide

Guide: Library Guide

Gone are the days when every town had a library perfect for its community. Now due to funding issues, our libraries are dwindling in numbers. We still have some fantastic ones within our communities, however, and they have great, free ...

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Kids' Event Summary

Remember! Submit a new-to-us, local, non-library, children's event and receive extra entries to a current Giveaway of your choice (must provide choice at submission. See rules here. We do our best to have up-do-date and accurate information. However, we highly ...

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