For Immediate Release:

A Community Twitter Party with and Special Guest, Jessica Claus!

December 1, 2011. Water Mill, New York: On Wednesday, December 14, 2011 from 9:00-10:00 pm (EST), Tweeple are invited to join the Macaroni Kid family along with ( and Special Guest, Jessica Claus, publisher of Macaroni Kid’s North Pole edition ( for Holiday Happiness in 140 -- characters that is.
hashtag #mackidtips.

"We are so excited to have Jessica back with us again this year, publishing all the local news for the North Pole,” says Joyce Shulman, Macaroni Kid's Chief Macaroni Mom (@macaronikidHQ). “And to learn that she had to turn to our go-to, Zappos, for a little holiday help, well, it just means she’s human too. Sort of,” she adds.

Jessica opens up about her secret shoe obsession and shares her own love of Twitter: “ever since Blitzen introduced me to Tweeting, I’ve been all over the Twittersphere! LOVE the instant connection, since cell phone service in the North Pole is so touch-and-go, I totally rely on the internet. I’m not alone; Kris just read in the North Pole Daily that 71% of all U.S. adults shop online!” (

See you Tweeple on the 14th! The more the merrier, as Kris and I always say! Did I mention I’m bringing a surprise guest?” – Jessica M. Claus, North Pole Publisher Mom

The party will be sponsored by and will feature plenty of Zappos loot to give away.

This will be Macaroni Kid’s 21st monthly Twitter Party.

The party will be hosted by Macaroni Kid Publisher Mom and blogger extraordinaire, Debby Perry, who is better known by her Twitter handle SupahMommy (@SupahMommy).

Participants are encouraged to RSVP to be eligible for a special RSVP-only prize below by simply inputting their twitter ID!

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About Macaroni Kid, LLC: Through an ever-growing network of Publisher Moms, Macaroni Kid delivers weekly e- newsletters and creates websites that provide all of the skinny on events and activities for kids and their families in communities across the country. Additional information about Macaroni Kid, LLC can be obtained by calling 631.726.1412 or emailing

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