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Welcome to Western Monmouth Macaroni Kid...

Welcome to Western Monmouth Macaroni Kid...

Hello MacMammas and Pappas: Happy Fall--my favorite time of the year! Fall foliage, mums, scarecrows, hoodies, sweaters, leather jackets, scarves, boots, apple and pumpkin picking, apple cider, hayrides, and cider donuts! Check out our great article--19 Boredom Busters for Fall--to ...

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Birthday Party - Cake Decorating!  Everything is Brought to You!

Birthday Party - Cake Decorating! Everything is Brought to You!

Have the greatest caketastic birthday too from Donna's Caketastic Creations. Everything is brought to your location. Also, available speciality cakes to order.Mention Macaroni Kid and receive $35 off any 10 person party, party must be booked by 10/3/14 to receive ...

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$15 Gel Polish from Liza and Sue at Metro in Marlboro

$15 Gel Polish from Liza and Sue at Metro in Marlboro

Gel Polish $15 regularly $30! Book your appointments now. Just mention Macaroni Kid.Call 732-536-0900 to schedule your appointment. Book early. Metro is located at 140 US Highway 9 in Marlboro Plaza by Kohls. Many happy readers have been thrilled with ...

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iPlay America Trick or Treat Around the Park - Register Now!

iPlay America Trick or Treat Around the Park - Register Now!

Thu, Oct 30 - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM KIDS ARE INVITED TO TRICK OR TREAT AROUND THE PARK TO CELEBRATE HALLOWEEN! • Costume Contest!• FREE Candy & Bucket!• Dunkin Donuts Decorating!• FREE Photo with Danny & Souvenir Frame!• LOTS ...

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GIVEAWAYS ~School of Rock - Sign Up NOW!

GIVEAWAYS ~School of Rock - Sign Up NOW!

Two Giveways from School of Rock!Click here to enter to win one month of Rookie Class for ages 4-6!Click here to enter to win one month of Rock 101 for Ages 7-10!My daughters had the pleasure of taking private beginner ...

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House Cleaning  ~ Mac Kid Special $25 off Deep Cleaning

House Cleaning ~ Mac Kid Special $25 off Deep Cleaning

Many of our Macaroni Kid readers (including myself) have called and emailed me to rave about how wonderful Vanda and Vanessa's have been in their homes. Time to try it out for yourself! I have complete trust when they're in ...

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Freehold Jewish Center - High Holy Days ~ Come Join Us

Freehold Jewish Center - High Holy Days ~ Come Join Us

The high holy days are upon us and Freehold Jewish Center welcomes you to join them. Call 732-462-0254 for more information.Also, sign up for Hebrew school at Freehold Jewish Center and you'll recieve a free first year's membership to the ...

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GIVEAWAY & Macaroni Kid Special Jill Amy Massage Therapist

GIVEAWAY & Macaroni Kid Special Jill Amy Massage Therapist

Click here to enter to win a one hour massage with Jill Amy L.M.T. Looking for a peaceful, relaxing, personal therapeautic massage that heals your mind and body? You must treat yourself to a Jill Amy massage.Mac Kid Readers Special! ...

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Macaroni Kid Special - Half off Hair Coloring ~Alex ~ Metro Salon

Macaroni Kid Special - Half off Hair Coloring ~Alex ~ Metro Salon

Get your hair ready for fall! Make your appointment now with Alex at Metro Salon and new clients will receive 50% off the price of any hair coloring, including highlights and the new highlighting process of balyage. The images below ...

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Macaroni Kid Western Monmouth

Macaroni Kid Western Monmouth

Macaroni Kid is a FREE e-newsletter and website full of family-friendly events and activities in our area. Sign up for our weekly e-newsletter: www.marlboro-manalapan.macaronikid.com/subscribe/ Also on Like us on Facebook for all the updates at https://www.facebook.com/MacaroniKidWesternMonmouth

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Pick Your Own Farms & Fall Fun

Antonio Casola Farms & Greenhouse 178 Highway 34 & Schank Road, Holmdel, NJ. Phone: (732) 332-1533. - Pick Your Own: Vegetables; pumpkins; fall squashes; gourds; corn stalks; hay; straw; flowers, Also available: corn maze, hayrides; market, petting zoo; cowboy shows; ...

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18 Boredom Busters for Fall!

Autumn is my absolutely favorite season! It also seems to be the shortest one ... the heat of summer fades away, the foliage just begins to change and then - FLASH! - the snow arrives! Take advantage of everything autumn ...

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F-A-L-L into the New Season!

F-A-L-L into the New Season!

It's officially fall! This year, the autumnal equinox brought the fall season to the Northern Hemisphere on September 22 at 10:29 P.M. EDT. With the changing season comes the opportunity for lots of fun seasonal family activities. We've got a ...

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L'Shana Tova

Next week is officially the Jewish New Year or Year 5774! I am always trying to find new ways to make the Jewish holidays fun for my kids, and love to take the kids apple picking around this time of ...

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Rosh Hashanah Honey Cake

Rosh Hashanah Honey Cake

In honor of the Jewish New Year, we are sharing a past MacKid Publisher Mom Gina's recipe for Honey Cake. It is Jewish tradition to eat apples dipped in honey, as well as honey cake, for a sweet new year. ...

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Bake Your Own Challah for the Jewish New Year

Bake Your Own Challah for the Jewish New Year

It is customary to make 2 loaves of challah for Shabbat and the holidays. For the High Holidays, the tradition is to make a round challah. Some say they represent a crown that reflects our coronating G-d as the King ...

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Blintze Souffle....

Ingredients: 12 cheese and/or fruit blintzes (I like to mix blueberry, cherry, and cheese) ¼ lb. unsalted margarine 4 eggs1 1/2 cups sour cream 2T sugar 1tsp vanilla 2T orange juice cinnamon Directions: Melt margarine in 13x9” pan and roll ...

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Pidgie's Famous Graham Cracker Crust Noodle Kugel

Pidgie's Famous Graham Cracker Crust Noodle Kugel

One of our family traditions is to break the fast with bagels, lox, and all kinds of yummy kugels (noodle puddings). It always cracked me up that we would fast all day and then feast on the most fattening kugels. ...

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Apples, Apples, & More Apples

Apples, Apples, & More Apples

Macintosh, Gala, Honey Crisp, Granny Smith ...Whatever apple you prefer, this is the season for picking, baking, and eating! Try some of these yummy apple treats. They're quick and easy - no baking required - and sure to be a ...

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How to Make Fruit Disappear...and Not in the Trash!

How to Make Fruit Disappear...and Not in the Trash!

It's a thing of beauty… a lunch box filled with fruit! AKA a parent's dream and (for some) a kid's nightmare! Fruit can be tricky to send in a lunch box AND it can be tough to swallow when the ...

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MACARONI RECIPE: APPLESAUCE MUFFINS

MACARONI RECIPE: APPLESAUCE MUFFINS

Berry season is coming to an end, but don't fret ... apple season is here! Apples are high in pectin, a soluble fiber that lowers blood pressure and glucose levels, and can even lower the "bad" cholesterol in the body. ...

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Rolled Paper Pumpkins

Rolled Paper Pumpkins

Quilling is an art form that involved rolling and shaping paper strips and them gluing them together to create designs. It was a popular art form in 18th century Europe and was practiced most by the upper class women. It ...

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Tips For Picking the Best Apples This Season

Tips For Picking the Best Apples This Season

Apple picking is a favorite fall activity for families - visiting the orchard, breathing in the crisp air, and enjoying the time together.Apples are a favorite fruit of many and are one of the easiest fruits to pick and use. ...

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Apple Butterfly Craft

Apple Butterfly Craft

This craft is great to do with your toddlers or other little ones! Mini macaronis as young as two can help paint the apples and make their own designs.Materials Apples Paint/paint brush PaperDirections Cut apple in half. Either 'paint' the ...

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Tennis Ball Leaf Painting

Tennis Ball Leaf Painting

We do a lot of crafts in our house, but we have very few paint brushes. For me, one of the greatest parts about "playing" with paint is using whatever we have around the house as the "brush". We've used ...

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Looking for a new Exercise Studio?

Looking for a new Exercise Studio?

I am so excited! My all-time favorite Zumba instructor, Joyce (formerly of Ladies Workout Express) is back with a brand new, state-of-the-art 2500-foot exercise studio for women only. Her new place, Studio Fusion, has: 2 exercise studios (including a Zumba ...

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Strides For Babies NJ 5K Run/Walk

Strides For Babies NJ 5K Run/Walk

Each day, parents all around the world lovingly place their babies down to sleep. Unfortunately, for some families, this basic necessity of infancy ends in tragedy — their babies never wake up. They fall victim to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome ...

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Local Indoor Places to Take Your Kids....

Local Indoor Places to Take Your Kids....

Looking for indoor places to take the kids? Whether they like to bounce, skate, golf, run, jump, play games, paint, or even get a beauty makeover, there is something for everyone on our lists of local places to go for ...

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Advertise Your Business on Macaroni Kid!

As you know, Macaroni Kid Western Monmouth is a great resource for invaluable information. We provide fun events and activities for families in Marlboro, Manalapan. Old Bridge, Millstone, Howell, Freehold, Colts Neck, Matawan and Monroe. If your goal is to ...

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Be sure to find us on facebook!! We're known to get a last minute, quick giveaway and that's where we'll put it up!! Or if we hear of a fun event that we think you'd enjoy, that's the place you'll ...

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Where-to-Go Wednesdays

Where-to-Go Wednesdays

Local mom, Jeryl Marcus, blogs with her daughter on places to go with kids in the tri-state area. Here are some of their reviews from their blog "Says Me, Says Mom" of fun places to take the kids!Here are her ...

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