Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Fourth of July!

Summer essentials time: Read on for go-to packing and travel tips plus a calendar packed with activities for a fun-filled staycation. Find a list of July 4th fireworks and events near you, and visit us on Pinterest for great ideas ...

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July Fourth Fireworks & Events

July Fourth Fireworks & Events

Here are the highlights from our calendar this July 4th weekend! Click here for a complete list of events.Friday, July 36 PM ~ Cruise Night at Salisbury BeachAn evening of kid-friendly entertainment, including food, vendors, and contests.7 PM ~ Amesbury ...

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Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookie

Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookie

Start an annual tradition when you whip up a batch of these Yummy Red, White, & Blue Sparkle Cookies for July 4th! They are great for picnics, family treats or midnight snacks and, best of all, they are easy to ...

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Meet Mompreneur Janelle Casella of Perfectly Nourished

Meet Mompreneur Janelle Casella of Perfectly Nourished

In 2010, Janelle Casella was juggling a 1-year-old, a 3-year-old, and a 16-year career in sales and marketing when a major health crisis forced her to slow down and re-evaluate. In this interview, the third in our series, she shares ...

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Review: "Dragons: Race to the Edge" - Now on Netflix!

Review: "Dragons: Race to the Edge" - Now on Netflix!

If you enjoyed the "How to Train Your Dragon" movies as much as my family did, you'll be especially excited for the new Netflix original series "Dragons: Race to the Edge." I'm happy to report that the TV show more ...

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Summer Bag Essentials

Summer Bag Essentials

The time is here! The kids are out of school and ready for summertime adventures. Unfortunately, you never really know when adventure will strike. How many times have you been caught unprepared by unexpected great weather and you don't have ...

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Hotel Hacks: How to Make a Hotel Stay More Family Friendly

Hotel Hacks: How to Make a Hotel Stay More Family Friendly

Summer means vacations, road trips, and family getaways! When travel lands your family in a hotel for a night or two, it can sometimes be challenging to make the one-room living situation comfortable for everyone. Here are a few favorite ...

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Crockpot BBQ: Three Courses, One Pot Prep!

Crockpot BBQ: Three Courses, One Pot Prep!

Want all the tastes of a traditional BBQ in the convenience of a one pot meal? This crock pot version of BBQ chicken, roasted potatoes and corn on the cob is a family pleaser. And, because it's cooked indoors, it's ...

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Planning Ahead for July...

Planning Ahead for July...

Mr. Macaroni and I are taking the little mezze penne on vacation next week, so there will be no newsletter July 7. There will, however, be tons of events for you to enjoy! Here are some highlights, and don't forget ...

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