Holiday Games- News 12 Long Island

It is that time of year when we gather together with family and friends for festive fun. The reindeer’s are not the only one playing games. Elizabeth Hashagen and I show you how to have some fun this holiday season on News 12 Long Island’s Holiday Help.

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Holiday Crafts- News 12 Long Island

 We always have a great time with fellow Momee crafter, Elizabeth Hashagen.

In our Holiday Crafts segment we will be showing you crafts that your kids can make to give as gifts for the holidays.

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No matter what holiday your family celebrates we have some cute ideas that your kids will love to make and your loved ones will love to receive.

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Holiday Edible Treats- News 12 Feature

Elizabeth Hashagen and Anne Caminiti show you how to make some fun edible treats the kids can help you make this holiday season.

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Whether you celebrate Hanukkah or Christmas we all love to indulge on some festive treats throughout the month of December. And, we love to include the kids in the kitchen for even more fun this holiday season.

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Sugar Cone Christmas Trees

How festive are these Sugar Cone Christmas Trees?

They are so easy to make your kids will enjoy decorating them with you.

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Jungle Bob’s Albino Burmese Python

Jungle Bob’s Reptile Kids feature for the month is his Albino Burmese Python.

Get to know Willie:

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Fun Facts:

* Albino – They are white with patterns in butterscotch yellow and burnt orange

*from Southeast Asia

*is a carnivore – feeds on large mammals

*they wait 6 to 8 months between meals

*they can grow to 25 + feet 

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How Machines Work- Zoo Break!

Written by bestselling author David Macaulay

Children will love this interactive book about six simple machines: the wedge, wheel and axle, lever, inclined plane, screw and pulley. There is hands-on interaction that will excite young readers from the cover of the book where they can spin gears to make the Sloth character go up and down to the pop-ups and flaps that fill the pages throughout the book. It will be on that your children will grab to read over and over again.

Did I mention it is a STEM book written for ages 7 to 10 years old, too? David Macaulay did a great job putting the fun back into learning with this book.

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Momee Friends – Elf on a Shelf Facebook Event

It is that time of the year again when the Elf on a Shelf makes his appearance. Every morning our kids wake up looking to see what the Elf was up to all night while they were sleeping. We love seeing the photos our fellow Momee Friends share on Facebook each day. So we have decided to put a Facebook event together so that we can all share our photos and ideas in one spot to inspire the other Elves.

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Please join our event on Facebook —> click here

Hashtag #liELFideas all your Elf social media photos.

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