Back to School Edition

Back to School Edition

Hi friends!I know some of your kids have already gone back to school while the rest will be going back next Monday. In exactly one week I will be double checking that lunches are packed, backpacks are ready, and uniforms ...

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First Day of School Pictures

First Day of School Pictures

**Editor's Note - Guest article**With the first day of school right around the corner, I am sure you are just as busy as I am trying to get all the details ironed out. In all of the hustle and bustle, ...

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8 Things To Do Before Going Back To School

8 Things To Do Before Going Back To School

Over the summer some household task start to slip while you're out having fun, but school is coming FAST and it really helps to situate some things first to make it easier to get used to a new routine. I ...

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Coping with Back to School Anxiety

Coping with Back to School Anxiety

It's hard to believe it's already that time of year again, and we're talking about s-c-h-o-o-l! For some kids it's a happy time. They get to be reunited with their friends and they get to move up a grade and ...

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Spinach and Fruit Salad

Spinach and Fruit Salad

Mid-summer brings tons of delicious fruits into season and a good salad is perfect for any meal with minimal effort. One of my favorite salads is with fresh fruit and baby spinach. Super easy and no cooking required! Ingredients: Fresh ...

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Kim Photography offers FREE Photos for Police Families

Local photographer Kim Photography is joining the movement to support law enforcement by offering FREE 30 minute photo sessions to law enforcement and their families. Each session includes 5 photos per family with full print release. The officer must be ...

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Turn Your “Mom Strengths” into Your Own Business

Turn Your “Mom Strengths” into Your Own Business

We all have that friend with her pulse on what is going on in her community. Often these parents lend their talent to PTO's, MOPS, or local playgroups, and any mom with the desire to be an integral part of ...

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Las Vegas Libraries

Las Vegas Libraries

The library is one of my favorite FREE resources. Not only can you check out countless books, OK actually 50 books but that seems countless to my kids! You can also join book clubs, take your children to story time, ...

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Avengers STATION Las Vegas (Review)

Avengers STATION Las Vegas (Review)

CONGRATULATIONS to the winner of our giveaway, Tammara! Please check your email for all the details. Thank you to everyone that entered, there are more giveaways coming up. Imagine seeing your favorite superhero's weapons up close. Think about trying to ...

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Harvest Festival Coming to Las Vegas

Harvest Festival Coming to Las Vegas

Congratulations to Victoria Q! You are the winner of two complimentary tickets to the Las Vegas Harvest Festival! Please look for an email with more information!The Las Vegas Harvest Festival Original Art and Craft Show will be returning to Cashman ...

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Sunburn and Skin Protection

Sunburn and Skin Protection

Believe it or not, there really is a thing as getting “too much sun.” Living in the desert, prolonged sun exposure goes with the territory, so it is easy to assume that most residents know and understand the need for ...

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Paint-Dine-Drink at Crazy Pita to support Josh Stevens Foundation

Crazy Pita Rotisserie & Grill loves to provide guests with exciting events and activities while supporting the Josh Stevens Foundation. Pinot's Palette will host Paint—Drink—Dine events twice a month every other Thursday at the Crazy Pita Town Square location from ...

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Your Macaroni Kid Site & Newsletter Guide

Your Macaroni Kid Site & Newsletter Guide

Macaroni Kid Northwest Las Vegas - Summerlin started in 2012. Since then Macaroni Kid Headquarters has added some really great features and other editions to the Macaroni Kid family and here you will find all the wonderful ways you can ...

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FREE Tutoring Sessions

FREE Tutoring Sessions

Is homework a daily struggle at your house? Maybe Common Core concepts are creating a divide in your home. Luckily you can bring your elementary age children (K-5) to any Las Vegas Clark County Library for FREE homework help. You ...

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Hydrate: Protect Yourself Against the Dangers of  Heat Exhaustion

Hydrate: Protect Yourself Against the Dangers of Heat Exhaustion

This is a guest article from Daniel W. Heller, Pharm D., Patient Care Coordinator for Smith's Food & Drug Stores.It's that time of year again -; summertime in Las Vegas. With extremely high temperatures assaulting residents on a daily basis, ...

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Visiting Las Vegas with Kids

Visiting Las Vegas with Kids

When you become a Vegas local most out of towners think you live on the Strip. They also think you know all the best places to visit right off the top of your head. Whenever someone asks "What family friendly ...

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Summer Reading Programs

How will your kids fill the long summer hours? By reading of course! Here is your list of fun summer reading programs in Las Vegas to keep your kids motivated to keep turning the pages. Each program offers fun ways ...

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Summerlin & NW Las Vegas Pool Guide

Summerlin & NW Las Vegas Pool Guide

Summer is HERE and we are melting. That means we will be spending A LOT of time keeping cool in the pool. I've listed the local Summerlin and NW Las Vegas pools to help you find your favorite. Did I ...

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Free (and Almost Free) Events in Summerlin and Las Vegas

Free (and Almost Free) Events in Summerlin and Las Vegas

Here is your guide to all the FREE, and almost free, events in Summerlin and Las Vegas to keep your kids busy and in the AC. If you know of any other please comment below or send me an email ...

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