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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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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Folkfest!

Folkfest!

Join us for a family friendly weekend experiencing and appreciating New Braunfels' unique history and heritage from a pioneer perspective at the Museum of Texas Handmade Furniture! As always, the festival is located on our lush and expansive 11 acres ...

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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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Introducing the Macaroni Kid App - Macaroni Today

Introducing the Macaroni Kid App - Macaroni Today

Macaroni Kid is thrilled to announce that the latest advance in family fun-finding technology has arrived with the launch of the Macaroni Kid app: Macaroni Today! The Macaroni Kid app is an amazing (and free!) tool to help parents find ...

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Is Lena Pretty?

Is Lena Pretty?

Liza Dora is the author and illustrator of Is Lena Pretty?, a children's book focused on developing young girls' self-image and self-esteem. Jolie Gray: Where did you get the inspiration for Is Lena Pretty? Liza Dora: It actually came from ...

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Notes from the Editor

Notes from the Editor

Welcome (back) to New Braunfels Macaroni Kid! I just wanted to take a moment to thank all of you wonderful Macaroni Kid subscribers and readers. In the last year, Macaroni Kid has become the trusted resource for parents in our ...

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Resolute Health: Family Urgent Care

The Family Urgent Care located at 160 Creekside Way in New Braunfels (or 1347 East Court Street in Seguin) is care that is crafted just for families. The Family Urgent Care is open seven days a week from 9 am ...

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Callen's Castle

Callen's Castle

Our son Callen is the true inspiration behind the vision of building a park for children of all abilities in New Braunfels. In his short life, he showed us immeasurable determination, brought us faith, and was a hero to others. ...

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Mac Kid Child Care Directory

Mac Kid Child Care Directory

New Braunfels Macaroni Kid frequently fields questions about local child care options, so we've created a directory just for you! Here you'll find traditional day cares, Mother's Day Out programs, and more! NB Macaroni Kid Child Care Directory If you'd ...

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Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) New Braunfels

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) New Braunfels

As fellow mothers of young children, we have to stick together! That's why I joined a group called Mothers of Preschoolers, or MOPS, after my daughter was born. Joining MOPS was a great decision for me for many reasons, but ...

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