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It's Easter week! If you are looking for some cute crafts to do with your kids, make sure you scroll down and check out Pom Pom Painting and Easter Egg Snowflakes! Fun, festive, and EASY crafts your kids will love!Looking ...

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Velvet Lotus Photography

Velvet Lotus Photography

Allow us to introduce ourselves! We are Chris and Stephanie Deckard of Velvet Lotus Photography, based right here in Lafayette, IN. After meeting up with Emily at the Little Bird Lane Children's Consignment event, we were excited to get involved ...

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Easter Events in the Greater Lafayette Area

Easter Events in the Greater Lafayette Area

Every family has their own Easter traditions and most families with children like to participate in Easter egg hunts. Below is a list of our local Easter egg hunts and other Easter events in the Lafayette area. If you know ...

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Win a FREE Family 4pack to Addams Family The Musical!

Win a FREE Family 4pack to Addams Family The Musical!

Indianapolis, IN -; The 2013/2014 National Tour of the new musical THE ADDAMS FAMILY, based on the bizarre and beloved family of characters created by legendary cartoonist Charles Addams, will make its Indianapolis premiere May 13-18 at Clowes Memorial Hall ...

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Anniversary Celebration of the Original Chick-fil-A Chicken Sandwich!

Anniversary Celebration of the Original Chick-fil-A Chicken Sandwich! Enjoy a FREE Original Chick-fil-A Chicken Sandwich on Us! TUESDAY - 4/22/2014, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Chick-fil-A of Lafayette 3836 South Street Lafayette, IN 47905 Also, get a FREE Chick-fil-A Chicken ...

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Community Wellness Fair April 26th, 2014

Community Wellness Fair April 26th, 2014

Free to the public, the Club NewTone Community Wellness Fair showcases local wellness, fitness, and medical organizations around Lafayette. An event for all age, the offerings for children are sure to keep your children active and entertained on a Saturday ...

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Run for Justice

Run for Justice

Calvary Baptist Church along with CRU and Campus House is proud to sponsor the 5th Annual Run for Justice to benefit the International Justice Mission and Aruna Project. Race starts at 7:30pm. Registration starts at 6pm. PLUS a Kids Dash ...

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Subscriber Contest! Enter to win an OXO prize pack

Subscriber Contest! Enter to win an OXO prize pack

Macaroni Kid delivers great information right to your inbox each week - local event listings, activities and crafts for your kids, book reviews, local business information, and more! So why isn't everyone subscribed? Macaroni Kid National thought that maybe a ...

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Fifty "Non-Candy" Easter Basket Ideas

Fifty "Non-Candy" Easter Basket Ideas

Think you can't have an Easter basket without candy? Think again!The basket pictured above is one our Easter Bunny will be delivering this year. The only piece of candy in it is the chocolate bunny. Filling a basket is more ...

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FREE Family Event

Northview Church loves sharing God's Word with your kids during Weekend Services, but we are even more excited that we will now be able to partner with your entire family! Each month, our FX event will include high-energy worship, fun ...

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The Tippecanoe County Public Library

The Tippecanoe County Public Library

The Tippecanoe County Public Library has much more than books to offer. Each week the library's branches offer many programs for kids and teens. While many of the programs and events change weekly, the storytimes remain consistant each week. MEDIA ...

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West Lafayette Public Library Events & Activities

West Lafayette Public Library Events & Activities

Preschool Story Times Tuesday & Friday 10:30AM Thursdays: 4:00pm Children's Activity Room (Story times are for children ages 2 and older and their caregivers.) www.westlafayettepubliclibrary.org - 765.743.2261 Preschool story times: (ages 2 and older)Tuesdays & Fridays: 10:30 AM; Thursdays at ...

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April Holidays

April (birthstone diamond) Autism Awareness Month http://fetchitfido.com/waiwaihblog/?p=425), Jazz Appreciation Month, National Oral Health Month, Procrastination Awareness Month, Stress Awareness Month, National Poetry Month, Keep America Beautiful Month date not yet announced but usually in April (varies) - Ben & Jerry's ...

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April is National Multiple Birth Awareness Month

April is National Multiple Birth Awareness month. Do you have multiples or know someone that does? Check out this amazing resource to help you or a friend connect with a large network of great support groups. Multiples of America (Also ...

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Earth Day Craft: Recycled Crayons

Earth Day Craft: Recycled Crayons

April 22nd is the celebration of Earth Day, a time to appreciate nature and the environment and find ways to keep the planet clean. One of the easiest ways to introduce this to kids is through the idea of "Reduce, ...

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Easter Egg "Snowflakes"

Easter Egg "Snowflakes"

The same technique used to create beautiful paper snowflakes in the winter can be used to "decorate" paper Easter eggs this spring! All it takes is some colored paper and a pair of scissors. We used construction paper in purple, ...

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Fruit Flower Snack

Fruit Flower Snack

Here is a simple snack that your kids will love helping you make and the flowers will have them thinking Spring!Fruit Flower SnackYou'll need: Peanut Butter* Strawberry, stem and hull removed Apple, cut into wedges Raisins or dried cranberries *If ...

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Get Ready for the Beach

Get Ready for the Beach

The first day of spring has tempted me into day dreaming about days at the beach with the family. If I close my eyes I can feel the sun on my face, the scent of surf and sunscreen tickle my ...

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The Bubbliest, Most Colorful 5K Fun Run Around!

The Bubbliest, Most Colorful 5K Fun Run Around!

The Bubble Palooza is the combination of a Spanish Tomato Toss, Big Bird's Bath Tub and a box of Lucky Charms! The Palooza is a three mile course where an intense cornucopia of colorful bubbles will rain down on you ...

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Can't Stop Singing

Can't Stop Singing

[INDIANAPOLIS, IN] -; Join the chorus for this toe tapping, finger snapping musical event on April 25th, 2014!!!! Tickets are on sale now!!! All you need is a song when Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Murray and all of your favorite Sesame ...

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Welcome to Lafayette Macaroni Kid! Here's some information to help you get the most from our site! Manage Your Subscriptions With your free subscription to Lafayette Macaroni Kid you will receive a weekly email with all the family-friendly events and ...

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Pom Pom Easter Painting Craft

Pom Pom Easter Painting Craft

Oh Pinterest...your crafts are so cute! I had to try this Pom Pom Easter Painting Craft right away. It was a HIT at our house! It was super easy and fun!Supplies:1 or more Cotton balls or Pom Poms (depends on ...

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The Perfect BAKED Hard-Boilded Egg

I've heard about this on Pinterest and last week I actually witnessed this awesomeness....making the perfect hard-boiled eggs by BAKING them!! Um.... GENIOUS!As see on Pinterest, here is the recipe from Healthy Living How To's recipe for baking your eggs. ...

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