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Easter Events

Easter may look a little different this year, but many cities and groups around the valley are putting together some fun events for kids and families! Check out our post and make sure you keep checking back for updates. Also, make sure you register ASAP as most places have a limit to how many people…

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Valentine’s Day for Kids

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Oh, and if you are wondering why we put the apostrophe where we do-Here you go! Valentine’s Worksheets Valentine’s Day Craft-2nd-5th grade Valentine’s Day STem-K-5th Reading Mystery Once upon a crime Poisoned Valentine-2nd-4th Grade February Math Crafts-1st-4th Grade Valentine’s Day Activities-Bag Craft-K-2nd Unlock the Love-Valentine’s Day-Math Games-K-6th Valentine’s Day Craft-Bee Mine-Prek-1st 2nd Grade Valentine’s Day…

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Homeschooling Activities

Martin Luther King Jr was an inspiration leader, speaker and Reverend. I have to sheepishly admit that in elementary through high school, I knew a little about his life, but in college I had a full semester of Peace Studies where I was able to learn so much about his activism and his nonviolent ways…

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Family Friendly New Year’s Eve Ideas 2020

Well, what can we say about 2020? I’m sure you have a lot of words. Maybe they are not very family friendly, so we will just leave them right here. But, you may be looking for a family friendly way to celebrate “Out with with old and in with the New Year”. Ahhh, hopefully a…

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Top Stroller Friendly Trails in Phoenix

top stroller friendly trails

Coming from a mom who had three kids three and under, finding time to exercise can be hard. I loved to get my double bob stroller out with my kids and go for a walk, but going around my neighborhood could seem drab, especially when there are so many different scenic places to go in…

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52 Things to do in 2020

It’s a whole new year! Are you ready? But, is it a beginning of a decade? Well, it is the beginning of the roaring 20s! ūüôā We are putting together 52 places (one a week) for you to check out with your family this year! Start your year off with exercise at Great Skate in…

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New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day Fun for Families

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Check out our post for 2020 For many families, the idea of staying up late for New Year’s Eve might not be a great idea! Luckily there are plenty of activities to celebrate ringing in the new year (and decade) at a family friendly time! Happy Noon Year Celebration-Children’s Museum of Phoenix 215 N 7th…

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Grand Canyon South Rim

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The Grand Canyon-South Rim We had wanted to go to the Grand Canyon since we had come to Arizona, but the thought of a HUGE hole with three little kids sort of made us nervous. Actually, it made us incredibly nervous. After many people had told us their stories of going to the “BIG HOLE”…

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Amazing Parks West Valley

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I often have people ask me “Where is a good park for…?” I have to say, in the Phoenix area we are SO lucky to have so many amazing parks in each of our cities! And, there are parks in our neighborhoods as well, which makes this area so fun for kids. I picked Four…

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Fall Festivals and Halloween Events 2018

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Check out our 2020 post here The Fall in Arizona brings cooler weather, thank goodness!¬† We have your Fall Festivals and Halloween Events valley wide and beyond. October Events All October Long Spooktacular Golf at Golfland Sunsplash-155 W Hampton Ave, Mesa Friday and Saturday nights starting September 30th, Fall break and Sunday Oct. 30th and…

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Indoor Places to Play

Indoor Play

Are you looking for an Indoor Place for your kids to Play during the hot weather? We have them all lined up for you according to age and location in the Phoenix Valley! Indoor Places West Valley Indoor Places for the Younger Crowd (under 12) Teentytown Playland is perfect for your kids 6 and under!…

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Favorite Splashpads!

It is hard to name a few top splashpads in the Phoenix Area! There are so many, but these are our family’s favorite ones for cooling off! Our family’s Top Splashpads- Pioneer Community Park, 83rd and Olive-Peoria. Easily located right off of 83rd Ave and close to the 101 and Westgate, Pioneer Park has a…

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Summer Camps

Looking for our 2019 Camp list? click here! Arts and Crafts Camps WHAM Art¬†-16560 N Dysart Rd in Surprise-Starting June 6th- Classes include Drawing, Clay, paper mache, jewelry, painting,. Ages 6+/ Most camps are 2 days. Starting at $25. She’s Crafty Boutique-8279 W Lake Pleasant Parkway Suite 106, Peoria AZ 4 sessions available June 12,…

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April Events

April 1st Peoria Arts and cultural Festival-Old Town Peoria¬†Peoria and Grand Avenues, Osuna Park, Peoria’s Center for Performing Arts, Peoria Historical Museums and Community Center artwork, performances, pottery, family bike rides, wagon rides and kids fun zone Spring Venture-5800 W Glenn Dr (Old Town Glendale) 9am-12noon kids events, crafts and vendors free admission Family Movie…

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Disney on Ice at Talking Stick Resort Arena

We¬†received¬†complimentary passes for our show. All opinions are 100% my own. I had never been to a Disney on Ice show before, and neither had my littles. We decided to only bring Giggles and Munchie (almost four and 6 1/2) but not Dimples (almost 3) since he doesn’t sit very well! Talking Stick Resort Arena…

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