Hello from the Editor!

Hello from the Editor!

WOW! We are already at the halfway point of summer vacation! The calendar is full of great activities to keep the kids busy!!There's still time to enter for your chance to win! My2K Tour with 98°, O-Town, Dream and Ryan ...

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Giveaway! My2K Tour with 98°, O-Town, Dream & Ryan Cabrera

Giveaway! My2K Tour with 98°, O-Town, Dream & Ryan Cabrera

The MY2K Tour featuring 98°, O-Town, Dream and Ryan Cabrera is coming to The Warfield Theatre in San Francisco on Monday, August 29th! I know what you're doing this summer! Get yourself to The Warfield for an awesomely fun night ...

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GIVEAWAY! CIRCUS VARGAS COMING SOON!

GIVEAWAY! CIRCUS VARGAS COMING SOON!

The multi-generation, family-operated Circus Vargas presents iLUMINOUS, a new, high-energy, extravaganza that illuminates the wonder and imagination of every child at heart. Boasting death-defying stuntmen, flying aerialists, exhilarating acrobats and uproarious comics under a music-filled, blue and yellow Big Top, ...

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WINNER!! Day Out With Thomas!!

WINNER!! Day Out With Thomas!!

Day Out With Thomas: The Ready, Set Go Tour is coming soon to Roaring Camp in Felton! Enjoy a train ride with Thomas, meet Sir Topham Hatt, have fun in the Imagination Station and much more! This year, some events ...

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DIY Indoor/Outdoor Tent

DIY Indoor/Outdoor Tent

Check out this week's video on our National YouTube Channel! This week, we are making an easy diy indoor/outdoor tent. With $15 worth of materials and 10-20 minutes, your kids can be ready for a new adventure in this easy ...

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Mom's Blueberry Muffins

Mom's Blueberry Muffins

As far back as I can remember, our family enjoyed my mom's homemade blueberry muffins on the weekends. This is such a simple and quick recipe, even the kids can pitch in to help make them. You can make them ...

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Child Safety in Hot Cars

Child Safety in Hot Cars

Twenty-four... 24... A new box of crayons. A case of water. A box of birthday candles. The number of children who died in 2015 from heatstroke in a car after being left unattended, according to noheatstroke.org. We read the news ...

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Fremont Youth Soccer Club

Fremont Youth Soccer Club

It's that time! FYSC (Fremont Youth Soccer Club) is currently accepting registration for Fall 2016. They are based in Fremont and are devoted to promoting the game of soccer and serving over 3,000 boys and girls in the area.FYSC aims ...

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Niles Canyon Railway

Niles Canyon Railway

Niles Canyon Railway travels through Niles Canyon. The train cross over 2 bridges and rides along Alameda Creek. The docent on board talks about the history in the canyon. Our round trip departures from Sunol are 10:30, 12:30, and 2:30. ...

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FREE Summer Concerts

FREE Summer Concerts

FREMONT:The Central Park Summer Concert Series returns with the scenic backdrop of beautiful Lake Elizabeth. The 2016 concerts take place between July 7 and August 11 and will feature a variety of musical genres and performers.All concerts are held at ...

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SUMMER MOVIE CLUBHOUSE SCHEDULE! $1 MOVIES

SUMMER MOVIE CLUBHOUSE SCHEDULE! $1 MOVIES

With summer just around the corner, I try to fill our family's calendar full of fun things to do and you just can't beat the $1 movies at the local Century Theaters. This summer, both the Fremont and Union City ...

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Vacation Bible School (VBS) Guide!

Vacation Bible School (VBS) Guide!

There's still a few weeks of Vacation Bible School (VBS) scheduled for summer 2016! Sign your kids up today!Fremont: Grace Church: Mega Sports Camp August 8 - August 12, 6-8:15 PM. Kids, entering kindergarten through 6th grade, get to select ...

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KIDS EAT FREE LISTINGS!

KIDS EAT FREE LISTINGS!

In light of the economy and the more common greater need to pinch pennies, I'd like to include local restaurants who offer Kids Eat Free Promotions*! If you know of one that I've missed, please send the info to jenh@macaronikid.com ...

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LOCAL FARMERS' MARKETS!

LOCAL FARMERS' MARKETS!

Our local Farmers' Markets bring us the best of local California grown fruits and vegetables! Visit one soon - my kids LOVE going!Sunday: NewPark Mall Farmers' Market - boasts an incredible community of family farms that make this market a ...

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NEW SUMMER BOOKMOBILE SCHEDULE!

NEW SUMMER BOOKMOBILE SCHEDULE!

The Alameda County Library Bookmobile is a library on wheels with books, magazines, music CDs, CDROMs, videos, DVDs and books on cassette and CD for children, teens, and adults. The Bookmobile visits schools and neighborhoods once every two weeks. Check ...

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BIRTHDAY CLUB!

BIRTHDAY CLUB!

Happy birthday to our July mini-macaronis!!! And congratulations to Arwen D.!! Mom, you've got mail!Selena O.Camila M.Chakresh J.Nikhila J.Damien R.Eesha B.Sean R.Ian O.Arwen D.Allison C.Kithara T.Aidan J.Jonah A.ReyaAnirudh K.Olivia Y.Anthony C.Olive C.Have you signed your kids up for the Macaroni ...

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Looking for New Publishers! Want to be a Macaroni Kid Publisher?

Looking for New Publishers! Want to be a Macaroni Kid Publisher?

All the time people comment on how cool my job is and ask me about how they can become a Macaroni Kid publisher as well. Recently the publisher mom Milpitas moved to another area and took on a different Macaroni ...

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Get Your Giggle On – It’s Good for You

Get Your Giggle On – It’s Good for You

It's been said that kids laugh 300 times each day. No question it's one of the most human of behaviors. It's also good for the mind & body. In fact, laughing is known to reduce stress, boost immune and yes ...

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