From the Publisher . . .

From the Publisher . . .

I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving and enjoyed some family time. I am grateful that I was able to spend the long weekend with my family and friends. Now, we are on to December. Can you believe it? ...

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Inspiration . . .

Inspiration . . .

"Leave a little sparkle wherever you go!""Tough times never last, but tough people do!" "A simple life is a beautiful life!""Play is our brain's favorite way of learning!" ~Diane Ackerman Have a week filled with luck, love, and health! Jodi ...

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Twin Cities NE Metro JBF Winter & Holiday Sale @ the WBL Armory

Twin Cities NE Metro JBF Winter & Holiday Sale @ the WBL Armory

SELL, SHOP & SAVE JBF Winter & Holiday SaleDecember 2 - 4 @ the White Bear Lake Armory Twin Cities NE Metro Community Event We get it! You want the best for your growing kids, but you don't want to ...

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2016 Holiday Happenings in and around the Community

2016 Holiday Happenings in and around the Community

Here is a list of Holiday Happenings in and around the community. Please double check to be sure event hasn't been cancelled before attending. Enjoy the holiday season. I love to see the holidays/Christmas through the eyes of a child. ...

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Garlic Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Garlic Roasted Brussels Sprouts

What you need: 1 bag packaged Brussels sprouts, washed, ends trimmed and cut in half salt and pepper olive oil 4-6 garlic cloves, chopped (depending on how garlicky you want it) 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1/8 cup chopped pickle (garlic kosher ...

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Portable North Pole Brings Christmas Magic to Life With Free Videos

Portable North Pole Brings Christmas Magic to Life With Free Videos

Portable North Pole 2016 (PNP) brings the magic of Christmas to life with personalized video messages and calls directly from Santa to give children and grown-ups a glimpse into the enchanting North Pole village. As the number 1 mobile Santa ...

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Salt Dough Ornament

Salt Dough Ornament

Every year I like to make a Salt Dough Ornament with my kids and hang it on the tree. This is such a simple craft to do with your kids and can make great gifts for grandparents or a gift ...

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A Holiday Letter To My Friends & Family “From” A Child With Autism

A Holiday Letter To My Friends & Family “From” A Child With Autism

A Holiday Letter To My Friends & Family “From” A Child With Autism Hi Everyone, I know that we will be visiting each other soon and I thought this would be a helpful note for you to have. A lot ...

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Metro Dance Center in Shoreview-

Are you looking for a local dance center for your child/children? Metro Dance Center located in Shoreview, Minnesota has provided quality dance instruction in a fun, positive, family-oriented environment since 1976. They offer a variety of recreational classes including tap, ...

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Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Preschool

Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Preschool

Shepherd of the Hills Preschool is an outreach ministry of Shepherd of the Hills Evangelical Lutheran Church, who's Mission Statement is to reach, ignite and empower people for Jesus. At Shepherd, we believe each child is a unique individual, with ...

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CTC's Cinderella playing now through Jan. 8

CTC's Cinderella playing now through Jan. 8

An Outrageous Holiday Favorite Returns with Children's Theatre Company's Cinderella Includes Brand New Gags, Songs and Hilarity November 8, 2016 -; January 8, 2017 Minneapolis -; Children's Theatre Company (CTC) presents the back-by-popular-demand production of Cinderella. This rambunctious musical originally ...

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Educational Resources

Educational Resources

PUBLIC SCHOOLS & EARLY CHILDHOOD FAMILY EDUCATION RESOURCESMounds View Public Schools - Click HereEarly Childhood Family Education (MV Schools) - Click HereWhite Bear Lake Public Schools - Click HereEarly Childhood Family Education (WBL Schools) - Click HereMahtomedi Public Schools - ...

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Ideas to Find Your Family Fun!

Ideas to Find Your Family Fun!

White Bear Lake Macaroni Kid would like to become family's one-stop shop for family friendly events, activities, and places to visit in your neighborhood an the Twin Cities Area. INDOOR WATER PARKS: Water Park of America Click HereWater Park at ...

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