WGBY Love for Learning, A PBS KIDS Fan Fair

WGBY Love for Learning, A PBS KIDS Fan Fair

Be sure to stop by and visit Macaroni Kid's table at this super fun event for families at the Basketball Hall of Fame on February 20th! Meet Sesame Street's Elmo, Curious George, The Cat in the Hat, and Eric Carle's ...

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February's Family-Friendly Paint Sip Fun Events

February's Family-Friendly Paint Sip Fun Events

Here's a quick guide to upcoming Paint Sip Fun events for kids and families over February Break! Just visit the Paint Sip Fun website HERE to reserve your spot. Most sessions include a FREE lunch and drink!2/15: Night Owl at ...

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5 Reasons Why My Family LOVES Living in the Springfield Area

5 Reasons Why My Family LOVES Living in the Springfield Area

"I long, as does every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself." -Maya Angelou We've only been living in the Springfield area for about six years but we really feel at home here. Mr. Macaroni and I ...

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5 Teeth Brushing Tips from a Local Dentist

5 Teeth Brushing Tips from a Local Dentist

5 Tips for Healthy Teeth 1. Brush your teeth after every meal and before bed. Make this a part of your child's routine every night. This will insure a healthy habit for your child.2. Take your time! Spend at least ...

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Win a 4-pack of Tix to Disney In Concert Magical Music from the Movies

Win a 4-pack of Tix to Disney In Concert Magical Music from the Movies

Come be enchanted! Disney in Concert Magical Music from the Movies is coming to Symphony Hall on February 28th at 3:00pm - an experience you don't want to miss! The Regal Pops Orchestra, a 38-piece orchestra, conducted by Dirk Hillyer ...

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9 Things for Tweens & Teens to do in the Springfield Area

9 Things for Tweens & Teens to do in the Springfield Area

Here are Macaroni Kid Springfield's top nine things for tweens and teens do to in the local area. Feel free to leave your suggestions in the comment section. Share this article with friends that might be searching for ideas to ...

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A Romantic Night In: Valentine's Day at Home

A Romantic Night In: Valentine's Day at Home

With Valentine's Day falling on a weekend this year, you may have trouble getting seated at a restaurant if you haven't already made reservations. With just a little bit of preparation and planning, you can have a lovely and romantic ...

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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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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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