December 5, 2013
- In This Week's Issue...
- Our Family Photo Shoot With Simply Sisters Photography
- Autism-friendly Nutcracker Performance
- Christmas Decorations
- Favorite Holiday Songs
- Five Ways to Stay Healthy During Holiday Travel
- Whoa! Keep scrolling!
- This Week's Picks
- Plan Ahead
- Get Your Business Listed!
- All the Ways to Use Macaroni Kid
- LOCAL LIBRARY LISTINGS
- SOUTH HILLS PARENTING GROUPS DIRECTORY
I know I've said it before and I'm sure I will say it again, but I can't believe how fast the year is going. I'm really having a hard time wrapping my head around the fact that it's December. The 60+ degree weather in the past few days probably had something to do with that. With the cold weather that's moving our way soon, I'm sure we will all be put back into the December, must bundle-up mindset.
With the cold ...
An Annual Tradition We Have Come To Love
Some shots from years past (2011):
And this year:
I would love to list all 80 pictures here. Clearly you can see from these samples that these ladies have talent. And ...
December 27, 2013 at 2pm
What to do with those stray puzzle pieces?
Puzzles - most of us have them. If you're reading this newsletter, chances are you have kids. Kids love puzzles, but most times they aren't the best combination. It's a pretty safe bet that pieces will get lost. Instead of throwing away that puzzle with missing pieces, take what's left and make something!
Paint the back of the pieces white if necessary.
Glue 3 puzzle pieces, evenly spaced on one side and three more pieces ...
- I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas
- I am Santa Claus (to the tune of I am iron Man)
- The Twelve Pains of Christmas
- Walking Round in Women’s Underwear
- Dominic the ...
1. Shared Air and Surface
Flu illness levels increase in winter because people spend more time indoors, sharing more space with others, touching more surfaces, and breathing more “shared” air. The high occupant density and the proximity of passengers in small spaces increase the chance of coming into contact with someone with flu. Reduce your chances by avoiding contact ...
Where: St. Sylvester Church Hall, 3754 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15227When: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM (Doors open at 6:15 pm for visits with Santa Claus)Who: The event is open to kids of all ages, parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and more!How: Contact Deneen Skalniak at (412) 885-2263 for tickets.Cost: $5 per personFor more info:It is recommended to purchase tickets in advance. All proceeds benefit the students of St. Sylvester School.
Where: Barnes & Noble, 301 South Hills Village, Pittsburgh, PA 15241When: 7:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Show upCost: FreeFor more info: http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2233
Where:West Homestead Borough Building, 456 West Eighth Avenue, West Homestead, PA 15120When: 7:15 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Show upCost: freeFor more info: http://westhomesteadpa.com/
Where: Parade- West Liberty to Potomac Ave; Hollywood Theater, 1449 Potomac Ave; Recreation Center, 1801 Dormont AveWhen: 10:00 AMWho: EveryoneHow: Show upCost: Free movies ($1 each for popcorn or hot chocolate), $3 for Santa pictures (free photo with the donation of one new, upopened toy for Toys for Tots)For more info: http://www.boro.dormont.pa.us/
Where: Macy's Downtown, Auditorium on 11th Floor, 400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219When: 10:00 AM (Weekends until Dec. 22)Who: EveryoneHow: Reservations mandatory and can be made by calling (877) 556-2297Cost: $19.95 per person. $13.95 for children under 10. Children under 12 months are permitted free.For more info: Event subject to change or cancellation. Advance reservations mandatory, no walk-ins. *While supplies last. For more information and reservation, call (877) 556-2297 or visit www.macys.com/events
Where: Forest Avenue in West Homestead to Eighth Avenue in Munhall.When: 12:00 PMWho: EveryoneHow: Show upCost: freeFor more info: http://westhomesteadpa.com/
Where: South Hills Village, Lower Level, North CouthWhen: 8:00 AMWho: Families that have children with special needsHow: Reservations can be made at www.CaringSanta.comCost: *
Where: On our calendar!When: n/aWho: EveryoneHow: Visit our calendar - southhills.macaronikid.com/calendar!Cost:For more info:
Where: Chick-fil-A Pleasant Hills, 461 Clairton Blvd., Pleasant Hills, PA 15236When: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (Breakfast is Dec. 14 from 8:30-10:30 am)Who: EveryoneHow: Please pick up a registration form at the front counter and return with payment by November 30th.Cost: $12 per childFor more info: Questions please contact our Marketing Director, Colleen at 724-344-1078 or email [email protected]
1-Stop Holiday Shopping with special pricing, Chinese auction, 50/50 Cash Prizes, And more! Bring a friend and help save an animal!
Where: Peters Place
1199 Washington Pike
Bridgeville, PA 15017When: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PMWho: AllHow: *Cost: $5 DonationFor more info: Click HERE for their Facebook Page.
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740 Washington Ave.
Bridgeville, PA 15017
Mandy Evans [email protected] Dues are $30 per semester
Leader: Mandy Evans
Bethany MOMSnext meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday evenings from 7:00 - 8:30pm and is open to moms of school age children ages kindergarten through high school.
Burgh Families & Friends, www.meetup.com/BeMyBFF
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