Editor's Window ~ Reminders

Editor's Window ~ Reminders

I was having one of those days - getting both girls ready for field trips, trying to catch up on work while being on time for carpool duty - forever feeling too busy and too exhausted while falling too far ...

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Your Website Tools!

Your Website Tools!

Welcome to New Milford - Torrington Macaroni Kid - your one stop resource to all the very best in affordable family fun in and around Litchfield County, Connecticut! We're happy you stopped by! Here's a quick guide to using the ...

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EVENT ~ The Annual Great Housatonic Duck Race - May 30th - New Milford

EVENT ~ The Annual Great Housatonic Duck Race - May 30th - New Milford

The Annual Great Housatonic Duck Race The New Milford Rotary Club will sponsor the 21st Annual Great Housatonic Duck Race!When: Monday, May 30th following the parade. This is a rain or shine event.Where: Young's Field & Bridge StreetCost: $5 to ...

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GUIDE - Memorial Day Parades, Picnics & Carnivals!

GUIDE - Memorial Day Parades, Picnics & Carnivals!

The following are Memorial Day Parades, Picnics, Carnivals and Duck Races happening in Litchfield County this holiday weekend. Always check directly with the venue for any changes in times or dates.ParadesBantam - 5/29Goshen - 5/29Litchfield - 5/30New Milford - 5/30Torrington- ...

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End-of-the-Year Teacher Gift Ideas

End-of-the-Year Teacher Gift Ideas

The end of the school year often means giving gifts to the teachers who have supported and nurtured our children for the whole school year. Here are a couple of fun gift ideas that are useful and frugal. (I bought ...

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EVENT ~  20th Annual Teddy Bear Festival ~ June 4th ~ New Milford

EVENT ~ 20th Annual Teddy Bear Festival ~ June 4th ~ New Milford

The 20th annual Teddy Bear Festival!Hosted by the Woman's Club of Greater New Milford When ~ Saturday, June 4th from 10 to 3. Where ~ New Milford Town GreenCost ~ Free AdmissionSmokey the Bear will be joining us again this ...

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EVENT ~ Family Festival Business Expo -  June 4th - Goshen

EVENT ~ Family Festival Business Expo - June 4th - Goshen

Family Festival Business Expo Hosted by the Northwest Connecticut's ChamberWhen - Saturday June 4th - 10:00 am - 7:00 pm Where - Goshen Fairgrounds - Route 63, Goshen, CT There will be something for everyone... Product Demonstrations Live Music Food ...

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Quassy Amusement Park ~ Splash Away Bay & the Debut of Slide City!

Quassy Amusement Park ~ Splash Away Bay & the Debut of Slide City!

Quassy's Splash Away Bay Waterpark Opens May 28 For 2016 Season Lake Quassapaug, Rt. 64 (2132 Middlebury Road) Middlebury, CT 06762 | P.O. Box 887 1-800-FOR-PARK or 203-758-2913 info@quassy.com Quassy Amusement Park's plunge into the waterpark business more than a ...

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Why Couples Sometimes Have Trouble Having a Second Child

Why Couples Sometimes Have Trouble Having a Second Child

Why Couples Sometimes Have Trouble Having a Second Child By Spencer Richlin, MD Baby. Toddler. Repeat. It sounds simple. But having a child is not easy for everyone, even for people who are already parents. Secondary infertility is the inability ...

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Your Preschool Guide

Your Preschool Guide

Kent Education Center and Nursery SchoolRobbyn's Nest MontessoriThe Children's CenterJudea Nursery School~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Kent Education Center and Nursery School 6 Bridge Street ~ Kent, CT 06757 860.927.1294 kecns1@gmail.com FB Kent Education Center and Nursery School, a play based preschool, has been serving ...

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Local Museums

Local Museums

Enjoy some art and culture with your kids this Summer. Litchfield County is filled with Museums highlighting history, nature, art, and so much more. CornwallCornwall Historical Society MuseumLitchfieldLitchfield History MuseumTapping Reeve House and Law SchoolWhite Memorial Conservation Center and Nature ...

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