Kraft Macaroni & Cheese – You know you LOVE it! (Giveaway ends 3/27/13)



As a mom to a pair of teenagers, its my responsibility to teach them how to fend for themselves for those times when my husband and I are not around, or when they are grown and on their own. So far our daughter has mastered doing laundry, but that is about it. When it comes to cooking they are still learning. My son can nuke a bowl of soup in the microwave (he won’t use the stove) and my daughter can open up a can of Tuna. Needless to say they have A LOT to learn.

When I was about 9 or 10 years old I learned to cook my first food – Kraft Macaroni and Cheese. In fact, that is the first thing my sister learned to make as well as my father (MacĀ & Cheese is just about the only thing my father can make for dinner too – LOL).

Why Kraft Macaroni & Cheese? Because it’s easy to make. All you need to do is measure out the water, boil it, drain it and add in the mix, milk and butter (optional). It’s a great way to teach someone the most simplest thing to do – boil water. Reading directions and measuring out the water and other ingredients is an easy lesson in following directions and measuring too.

Probably the #1 reason why making Kraft Macaroni & Cheese is always the first thing we learn to make in our family is because we love it. We all love it! From my young nephew to my grandfather – Kraft Macaroni & Cheese is one food we all love. It’s hard not to love the ooey gooey cheesy goodness. Mmmm…

Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Logo

Did you know that Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Dinner is celebrating 75 years? It was first introduced in 1937. Wow! That is a long time ago. I’m sure Kraft Macaroni & Cheese was just as loved then as it is now.

I grew up on the Kraft Macaroni & Cheese in the box. Over the years they have expanded their line to include shapes and characters, cups and bowls.

My kids like the SpongeBob and Phineas & Ferb shaped mac and cheese shapes. They insist that they taste different than the regular noodles. I don’t know about that. I think they taste the same.

I really like the Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Homestyle bowls. They make for a quick and easy lunch. I especially like the Southwest Tortilla variety with the crunchy tortillas you use to top off the mac and cheese. Yummy!

My family is not the only family to love Kraft Macaroni and Cheese. I know families across the country do too. In fact, Kraft created these funny videos to show just how much some people will go, especially parents, to get the mac and cheese away from their kids. šŸ™‚



If you are reading this via e-mail you can view the videos here, http://bit.ly/YnlwNXĀ and here, http://bit.ly/10G9wY7.

I love theĀ looks on the faces of the ladies at the book club. Talk about awkward. LOL!

If you would like to learn more about ooey, gooey, oh-so-cheesy Kraft Macaroni & Cheese visit www.YouKnowYourLoveIt.com. You can also check them out on Facebook. They even have a Twitter page.

Kraft Macaroni & Cheese products are sold at my retail locations across the country, and even online. If you are looking for a specific product check out the Kraft Product Locator.

Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Prize Package

Do YOU love Kraft Macaroni & Cheese? If so, I have a great giveaway for two (2) readers. Each winner will receive the following;

  • 1 You know you love It shirt
  • 1 Pair of Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Socks
  • 1 Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Homestyle Southwest Tortilla
  • 1 Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Homestyle Creamy Broccoli

This giveaway is open to US residents only and will end on March 27, 2013 at 11:59 PM (EST). The winners will be chosen at random using a random number generator from all eligible entries. The winners will be notified via e-mail and will have three days to reply or a new winner will be chosen in their place.

To enter please leave a comment on this post and tell me why you love Kraft Macaroni & Cheese – OR – If you have a special memory that involved Kraft MacaroniĀ & Cheese leave a comment and tell me about it.

For extra entries you can use the Rafflecopter widget (below) but you must complete the initial entry requirement or the additional entries won’t qualify (I do check). Extra entries are optional.

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*I am receiving free product samples from Kraft for my participation. There is no other compensation. The opinions expressed are my own and were notĀ  influenced in any way. Kraft will be providing the prizes.

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About Kimberly

Kimberly Vetrano resides in the suburbs of New York City with her family, five cats, dog, a tank full of fish and snails. She is also a freelance writer and photographer.


  1. Kelly Ann T. says:

    I love mac and cheese because it is easy and everyone in my family loves it. No complaining when mac and cheese is served.

  2. I like that it’s easy to make!

  3. Kraft mac and cheese is easy to dress up, I add meats, vegetables and leftovers to make a meal. But my favorite is just plain cheesey goodness.

  4. Carmen S says:

    I love Kraft Mac and Cheese because it is good quality food for a great price and something everyone likes

  5. Margaret Smith says:

    I love the taste and how creamy Kraft Mac & cheese is.

  6. Mary Beth Elderton says:

    I love Mac N Cheese and can’t remember a time in my life without it!

  7. I love the socks, my kids would love them too.—

  8. Mac & Cheese is our go to meal. It is comfort food at it’s best. We have about 2-3 boxes in the pantry for nights when we just want to relax and enjoy.

  9. I love kraft because it is quick and easy, and I can throw in some peas and tuna and have a full meal.

  10. I remember eating mac&cheese when ever my parents were going out. I loved it bc it was a special treat for me!

  11. I love it because it reminds me of being a kid!

  12. this is really great!! mac & cheese is a quick comfort food.

  13. Childhood memories šŸ™‚

  14. Amanda Williams says:

    I am honestly not a fan of boxed mac and cheese, but my sons LOVE it, so I make it for them all of the time. I like it because I can add green beans and hot dogs to it and they will eat it.

  15. I like it, because it is always good, and easy to make.

  16. Lenora Driskel says:

    This was what I made for an after school snack for my sisters and me for years

  17. What’s not to love you got pasta and cheese. Kraft mac and cheese has always been part of our lives. I love to add Velveeta to it to make it more cheesy and creamier and don’t forget the jalapeno’s.

  18. Kathy Lane says:

    Kraft mac and cheese has always been a family favorite.There is no other brand that tastes as good as Kraft.This is the brand that my grandkids ask for,and I love that they are easy to make,and there is never any leftovers.

  19. I shared this giveaway with a link to this post on FB.

  20. Vicki Wurgler says:

    the price is good, easy to prepare and the boys love it