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3 Ways to Spend Less Time Blow-Drying Your Hair

3 Ways to Spend Less Time Blow-Drying Your Hair

WRAP IT UP A microfiber turban quickly absorbs excess moisture. Bundle your hair in one after you shampoo and let the turban sop up moisture while you eat breakfast and put on your makeup. When you take it off, you'll ...

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EASTHAMPTON COMMUNITY CENTER

EASTHAMPTON COMMUNITY CENTER

The Easthampton Community Center proudly serves the needs of families in the Greater Easthampton area by providing community dinners and services like the Open Pantry and Clothing Closet. Get your copy of the ECC Newsletter---Clothing Closet: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday ...

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Five Professional Makeup Tools Everyone Should Own

Five Professional Makeup Tools Everyone Should Own

Makeup artist Billy B. recommends affordable, easy-to-use essentials that will help take you from pretty to "pretty amazing." Eyelash curler. "Every woman should have one of these little marvels," Billy says. "Hold the curler at the base of the lash ...

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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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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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THOMAS BUILT BUSES HOSTS ANNUAL PHOTO CONTEST

THOMAS BUILT BUSES HOSTS ANNUAL PHOTO CONTEST

As children across the country gear up with their new backpacks, school supplies, clothes and haircuts, parents are reaching for their cameras, ready to capture another milestone with the annual back to school photo. This year, capture that memorable shot ...

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LOOKING FOR FAMILY DAY TRIP IDEAS?

LOOKING FOR FAMILY DAY TRIP IDEAS?

Did you know that there are over 500 hyper-local Macaroni Kid editions across the country? Each has it's own publisher mom (and a few dads) sharing kid and family-friendly events and activities going on in their community. Plus, there are ...

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Sneak Zucchini (Cookies) on Your Neighbor's Porch

Sneak Zucchini (Cookies) on Your Neighbor's Porch

Finding yourself overwhelmed with the amount of zucchini harvested from your garden? Or did you pick up a few too many at the farmer's market? Believe it or not, there is an actual holiday designated that gives gardeners a reason ...

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JOIN THE MACARONI KID BIRTHDAY KIDS CLUB!

JOIN THE MACARONI KID BIRTHDAY KIDS CLUB!

I am so excited to wish the following local kids a very Happy Birthday in the month of August… Mario M. is turning 4 on August 11th and is also the lucky winner of this month's Birthday Club prize package! ...

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YAPPY VALLEY COMMUNITY DOG FEST 2014

YAPPY VALLEY COMMUNITY DOG FEST 2014

Do you hear a bark in the park?....or maybe even at the Library? WOOF! The Yappy Valley Community Dog Fest 2014 is coming soon to some local libraries AND one local park near you! Carrying us through the "dog days ...

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TEACHING KIDS THE IMPORTANCE OF VOLUNTEERING

TEACHING KIDS THE IMPORTANCE OF VOLUNTEERING

Giving back is one of the greatest gifts a person can experience, seeing first-hand how your time, expertise or effort can help make the lives of others better. Instilling that knowledge in children at an early age is a great ...

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KIWI CRATE TO THE RESCUE: SUMMER BOREDOM BUSTERS

KIWI CRATE TO THE RESCUE: SUMMER BOREDOM BUSTERS

In need of new creative ideas to battle long summer days? Let Kiwi Crate help with monthly hands-on projects and activities designed to spark your child's curiosity and creativity! With themes like Camping, Fun with Flight and Wonders of Water, ...

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TIPS FOR TRAVELING WITH KIDS

TIPS FOR TRAVELING WITH KIDS

Are you planning on any travel with the kids this summer? Summer often finds families on vacation! If you will be one of those lucky families, read on for some great tips and ideas to help make your trip even ...

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GIGGLE GARDEN

GIGGLE GARDEN

Does your child LOVE telling silly stories? Would you like to share their story, fiction or non? Then please send them to me and I will share your submissions on our webpage and in our eNewsletter. ALL submissions must be ...

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