Welcome to Macaroni Kid!

Welcome to Macaroni Kid!

Dear Macaroni Moms and Dads, Summer is in full swing and if you have not yet had a chance to enjoy a movie in the park or an outdoor concert, I hope you will. There are so many outdoor movies, ...

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Corn on the Cob in the Crock Pot

Corn on the Cob in the Crock Pot

Serve corn on the cob to a crowd with this easy crock pot preparation.Ingredients: 8-10 ears of shucked and cleaned corn 1/4 cup water Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste For seasoning the corn after cooking: 1 tablespoon ...

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10 Ways to Stop the Summer Slide While Still Having Fun!

10 Ways to Stop the Summer Slide While Still Having Fun!

It happens every summer. Kids seem to gradually forget everything they've learned the past school year. Well, no more. Try these 10 ideas to keep your kids brains in high gear and help them be poised for the best school ...

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Visit a Local Farmer's Market!

Visit a Local Farmer's Market!

One of my favorite things to do during the summer is to visit the local Farmer's Markets for locally grown fruits and vegetables, cheeses, pickles, homemade breads, and more! We're lucky to have several really great Farmer's Markets in our ...

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Handmade Fun! Milk Jug Catchers & Newspaper Balls

Handmade Fun! Milk Jug Catchers & Newspaper Balls

Make the equipment for a rousing game of catch with stuff you can find around the house. These Milk Jug Catchers and Newspaper Balls are simple to make and fun for all ages. Gallon sized milk jugs are perfect for ...

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Macaroni Menus: Kid-approved Pasta Salad

Macaroni Menus: Kid-approved Pasta Salad

Picky eaters at your picnic? Try out this kid-approved pasta salad. It's quick, easy and -; best of all -; yummy! Ingredients: 12 oz. box of pasta (use spirals for some extra fun!) 2 medium tomatoes 1 ½ to 2 ...

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2015 Summer Camp Guide

2015 Summer Camp Guide

Listed in our Summer Camp Guide are some of the many summer camps available to your children in the Westfield/Springfield/Cranford/Scotch Plains area. Whether you're looking for a couple of weeks or for the entire summer, we have some great options ...

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