HI From Carissa!

HI From Carissa!

What a week! I have not told my kids that I am more excited than they are for Summer. These next few weeks are going to be tough! It is the last few days of our Autism Awareness/ Acceptance and ...

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HAT Theatre addressing Bullying , enter to win a set of tickets

HAT Theatre addressing Bullying , enter to win a set of tickets

Bullying in our schools and in other social situations our young people find themselves in, is very real and happens on a daily basis. But what can be done about it? How about bringing a show to RVA audiences where ...

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Innsbrook Summer 2016 Concert Series & Giveaways!

Innsbrook Summer Concert Series starts again and we are thrilled to be partnering with them for giveaways to shows all season long! Here is the link to see the lineup as well as tickets and more info .This week we ...

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May The Fourth Be With You

May The Fourth Be With You

May the Fourth Be With You! Here is a fun craft to do on Star Wars Day with your little fan! What you need: Washable paint Paint brushes Black Marker Construction Paper Glitter, if you like sparkle What you do: ...

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FIT Richmond Challenge

FIT Richmond Challenge

FIT Richmond Challenge- you can be a part of this~www.fitrichmond.com/happenings. You can't spell CHAlleNGE without change. Give yourself the month of May to truly make a change that will last a lifetime. Attend at least 25 classes in 31 days. ...

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Life Lessons We've Learned from Our Moms

Life Lessons We've Learned from Our Moms

As teenagers we swore we would never, ever use the same "lines" on our own kids as our mothers used with us. Then one day we look in the mirror and discover — much to our surprise and horror — ...

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This Weeks Goodies & Winners

This Weeks Goodies & Winners

Be sure you are a subscriber to be eligible to be a winner~~Giveaways ~~Family pack to Modlin Center- Sunday. May 1 Theatreworks USA, Henry and Mudge Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. Alice Jepson TheatreSee article to enter- running ...

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Quote of the Week-

Quote of the Week-

The task of the excellent teacher is to stimulate "apparently ordinary" people to unusual effort. The tough problem is not in identifying winners: it is in making winners out of ordinary people. ~K. Patricia Cross A teacher affects eternity; he ...

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Teacher Appreciation Perks

Teacher Appreciation Perks

A.C. Moore Teacher AppreciationTeachers receive 15% off your ENTIRE PURCHASE! This is good for regular and sale price purchases.Apple appreciates Teachers! Get special pricing on Apple computers, software and select third party products to college students, parents buying for a ...

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Special Kids... Special Needs

April is a month that brings mixed emotions for me. It is a month that many help to celebrate and accept Autism. I actually embrace it and share even though a strong part of me wants to hide. Our family ...

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Quick Giveaway to see Henry and Mudge at Modlin

Quick Giveaway to see Henry and Mudge at Modlin

Theatreworks USA, Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. Alice Jepson Theatre Moving from the city to a new house in the country can be tough. Just ask Henry, who can't find a playmate in his new neighborhood! Luckily, he's ...

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Grocery Bag Parachute People

Grocery Bag Parachute People

Create a fun afternoon with recycled supplies you may already have on hand! What you need: Craft SticksPipe CleanersPlastic Grocery BagsMarkers What you do:Step 1: Attach two craft sticks together in the shape of a cross and fasten with a ...

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Sunflower Seed Pods for Mom!

Sunflower Seed Pods for Mom!

Seed pods are a fun way to prepare seeds for planting. It's even more fun to incorporate one into a Mother's Day gift for a mom who loves to see her little ones' hand prints in their artwork. Supplies: potting ...

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Welcome Maid Brigade! PLUS a Special For YOU!

Welcome Maid Brigade! PLUS a Special For YOU!

Macaroni Kid is so excited to share our newest sponsor with you! Maid Brigade Of Richmond. Maid Brigade of Richmond. Our Green Clean Certified® services ensure that your home is its cleanest and healthiest for family, pets, and friends to ...

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KRAZY KIDS INFLATABLE FUN RUN Coming to Richmond!

KRAZY KIDS INFLATABLE FUN RUN Coming to Richmond!

The Krazy Kids Inflatable Fun Run is the newest and kraziest event for kids for 3-12 years old, featuring 11+ whimsical and fun obstacles across a 1.5 mile course. With inflatables like “Ball Crawl,” where runners dive, crawl, and shimmy ...

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Village Dance & Robin Caspari Join Together for  Night of Art & Dance

Village Dance & Robin Caspari Join Together for Night of Art & Dance

Sitting on the beach with my friend, Artist, Robin Caspari, we began a discussion on creating art. She creates beautiful paintings and I create dances. She uses paint and I use the human body. We talked over the process and ...

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Spring Time At Kings Dominion

Spring has sprung! Temperatures are rising, flowers are blooming, and volcanoes are erupting… at least at Kings Dominion. The park is now open for its spring hours, and has some big plans for the season. Kings Dominion will be celebrating ...

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