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Events for the week of June 29th - July 6th

Events for the week of June 29th - July 6th

Hi Everyone, There is so much going on this week in Houston for the kids! Check out some of our feature articles including: Fun Facts About The 4th of July, A List of Local Restaurants That Have Playgrounds and Make ...

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Fun Facts About The 4th of July

Fun Facts About The 4th of July

Some things just get better with age. A fine scotch, wine, and cheese are few instances of this interesting phenomenon. Land, culture, and values have their place too; they also can get better as they age. Our home, the United ...

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Patriotic Fruit Pops and More July 4th Recipes

Patriotic Fruit Pops and More July 4th Recipes

These festive pops contain simple ingredients and supplies. Each layer needs to be added slowly, but the patriotic result is worth the wait. Makes four 3 oz pops. You will need: Pureed strawberries (approx 4 oz total)* Coconut milk (we ...

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Restaurants Wtih Playgrounds

Restaurants Wtih Playgrounds

Taking your kids out to lunch or dinner can be more stressful than enjoyable when your kids are antsy and having trouble sitting still at a table, so here is a list of restaurants in Houston that have playgrounds or ...

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Fireworks Rings and Other July 4th Crafts

Here is a frugal and fun craft to enjoy with your family to celebrate the good ol' USA.What you'll need: 6 Sparkly Red, White and Blue Pipe Cleaners Directions: 1. Cut the pipe cleaners in half and divide them into ...

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Summer Dollar Movie Schedule

Summer Dollar Movie Schedule

Are you looking for an inexpensive way to enjoy the summer with your family? How about taking your kiddos to the movies? The Cinemark® Summer Movie Clubhouse, Studio Movie Grill, Alamo Draft House and Santikos Theaters are featuring a host ...

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Finding Dory Movie Review

Finding Dory Movie Review

After 13 years of waiting, Disney ∙ PIXAR's Finding Dory is finally here! This heartwarming movie is a must-see for everyone. If you liked Finding Nemo, then you will love Finding Dory. In Finding Nemo, Marlin, Nemo's father with the ...

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Kids Eat Free at Over 50 Houston Restaurants!

Kids Eat Free at Over 50 Houston Restaurants!

Note: Promotions are subject to change. It is always best to call before you go.* Kids Eat Free Everyday: Donelly's Pizza, 2021 Rayford Rd #120, Spring, TX - Kids 7 and under eat free with purchase of adult buffet. Just ...

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Summer Fun Guide

Summer Fun Guide

I am so excited to bring you our Summer Fun Guide filled with ideas to keep your little ones busy all summer long. Check back often as we'll be constantly adding more exciting things to do!COMPLETE SUMMER GUIDE HERECamps & ...

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Preschool & Private School Guide

Preschool & Private School Guide

At Macaroni Kid, we know that there is a lot of thought that goes into selecting a Preschool & Private School for your child. That's why we have compiled a list of local Preschool & Private Schools along with resources ...

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Fun Family Camping Spots

Fun Family Camping Spots

Pedernales Falls State Park Pedernales Falls State Park is just 30 miles west of Austin. Go visit for a swim, hike, or an overnight adventure. At Pedernales you can camp, hike, mountain bike, picnic, geocache, bird watch and ride horses. ...

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Half Day Houston: Rice Village

Half Day Houston: Rice Village

For a fun half-day in Houston, spend your afternoon in Rice Village where you can park for free and enjoy the different and enjoyable places it has to offer! First, take your kids to the two story Half-Price Books to ...

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Unique Things To Do In Houston With Kids

Unique Things To Do In Houston With Kids

Houston is an enormous city filled with unique and quirky things to do. It is growing to be one of those cities with peculiarities that pique the interest of many visitors. We have compiled a list of some of the ...

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The Seven Unknown Wonders Of Houston

The Seven Unknown Wonders Of Houston

If you've been in Houston for a while, you've come to know about all of its best attractions and exhibits, but here are seven secret or unusual things to do in places that people visit every day! 1) See penguins ...

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Road Trip To Austin: Where to Stay, What to Eat, What to Do

Road Trip To Austin: Where to Stay, What to Eat, What to Do

Spring Break is the time for quick getaways. It calls for us to take a break from our daily routine. For most Houstonians, that means taking a short trip to one of the surrounding cities. Austin, without question, is a ...

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Top 10 Things To Do With Teens In Houston

Top 10 Things To Do With Teens In Houston

1. Wet n Wild Splashtown Houston's largest and closest water park debuted its multi-million dollar transformation in 2014 with one of its newest attractions: FlowRider, an innovative body boarding experience that is both a visual spectacle and intensely fun. 2. ...

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Favorite Trails To Bike With Kids in Houston

Favorite Trails To Bike With Kids in Houston

With so many parks in the Houston area, it can be hard to determine which offer paved trails and which are more for play. Needing paved trails is especially important for biking with kids, so here's some of the best ...

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Free and Cheap Things To Do In Spring/Klein

Free and Cheap Things To Do In Spring/Klein

Spring and Klein are growing areas that are proving to be the places to go to for fun, many of which have a low cost. We have compiled a list of places that are either free or cheap to attend. ...

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Half Day Houston: Butterflies, Park, Theater

Half Day Houston: Butterflies, Park, Theater

Enjoy a half day in Houston's Museum District! First, stop by the Houston Museum of Natural Science on Tuesdays for free admission—you can't miss the butterfly museum where you can interact with millions of butterflies and even eat a chocolate ...

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