A Note From Your Publisher: The one about MK kids! 📝

By Christen Reiner, Macaroni Kid Lakewood-Littleton & Macaroni Kid Denver Editor and Publisher November 6, 2021

Hey Mac Families,

Calling all kid writers and artists! 

Grab your paper and pen, because you just got hired! 📝

Next month, Macaroni Kid Lakewood-Littleton will be publishing a special winter holiday edition, written by you!  

Choose from the following assignments:

❄️ Tell us about your family's favorite Hanukkah tradition.

❄️ Christmas is coming! Tell us how to stay off Santa's Naughty List.

❄️ Which winter holiday does your family celebrate? Tell us about it and what you love about it.

❄️ Tell us about the funniest or most embarrassing thing that has ever happened to you during Winter Break.

❄️ What is your favorite (or least favorite) winter activity, and why?

❄️ Do you have a favorite winter holiday themed movie or book? Share it with us!

❄️ Write a winter or winter holiday themed short story.

❄️ Draw a winter or winter holiday themed picture.


  • You can write a sentence, story, poem, or draw a picture. GET CREATIVE!  
  • All submitted entries will be published.
  • Kids up to age 18 are eligible.
  • All entries must be submitted to Christen at by Tuesday, November 30, 2021, by 11:59PM. 
  • Each entry will be published in our special holiday edition that will be released in December, 2021.  
  • Please include your name, age, and a photo of yourself*.

One of our favorite things to do is publish young authors. We can't wait to hear from you!

Peace ☮️, Love ❤️, & Macaroni 🌼,


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RULES: Your parent must be a Macaroni Kid Lakewood-Littleton subscriber to submit your entry. If you are not a subscriber, you will be subscribed. (You can unsubscribe anytime, but we hope you choose to stay!) By submitting a your entry and photo, you give Macaroni Kid Lakewood-Littleton permission to use said entry and photo in our publication, without compensation or consequence.