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West Wing Sunrise Mountain Trail

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The West Wing/Sunrise Mountain Trail is conveniently located right near West Wing Park! The playground has a nice bathroom, so if you need that before you set out hiking, I highly recommend it! The Sunrise Mountain trail on West wing does not have a high elevation increase, however, it is not stroller friendly. Sorry friends.…

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The Wrigley


My husband and I were looking for a date night that was different than our normal usual date nights. My husband looked up unique places to eat in Phoenix and found The Wrigley. The Wrigley is located in the Biltmore section of Phoenix near Camelback Mountain. This mansion was built for the famed Wrigley family…

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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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Favorite Games to Play With Kids

Favorite Games

Turn off the tablets. Pause the Netflix, Disney Plus and Hulu. Grab your kids and make a game night. Games nights are great for making memories, building relational skills, math skills and so much more. One of my favorite things to do with my extended family and friends growing up was to play games. I…

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Circus Americana Giveaway

Circus Americana

We have a wonderful giveaway for Circus Americana that is coming to town November 7th-November 24th! Tickets are available now for their shows. This all human circus can be seen at Big Surf .

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SRF Balloon Spooktacular Giveaway!

Balloon Spooktacular

One winner will receive four tickets to the Halloween Spookcatular Hot Air Balloon Festival at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick On Friday, October 25th start at 5pm. Over 20 Hot Air Balloons will be passing out over 4,000 pounds of candy. There will be live music, food and beverage, a FREE kids Zone, a…

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Getting older means having favorite (comfortable) clothes


When I was a kid, I had a few favorite shirts and then there were the clothes that didn’t feel good or made me feel a little itchy. By the time I was a teen, fashion and style sort of became important. I wanted to impress people. I had my own style. But, I didn’t…

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Fall Festivals & Halloween Events in Phoenix Guide

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The wonderful fall events are coming to Phoenix! And we have them listed for you. We even include some events a little further north if you are looking to really cool down! October 27th 4th Annual Spooktacular Event-Wildlife World Zoo-16501 W Northern Ave Litchfield Park 9am-7pm kids dressed in costume will receive free candy and…

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Harlem Globetrotters!

harlem globetrotters

The Harlem Globetrotters are returning to Phoenix and Glendale August 23rd and 24th for just three appearances. The Harlem Globetrotters are known for more than just dunking basketballs on the basketball court. Started in 1926 by Abe Saperstein, the Harlem Globetrotters have wowed fans across the globe for more than 90 years with their many…

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When life doesn’t go as planned.


I have seen many moms post the past few weeks on different boards about homeschooling versus public schooling. Charter schools versus private schools. Working from home versus going to work. What choice to make? What stage of life am I in? Where do I go from here? How do I manage where I am at…

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Things to do in Goodyear

things to do in goodyear

Goodyear, Arizona was named for Goodyear tires! As silly as that may sound, this booming town in the southeast valley of Phoenix is growing as of 2019. The Goodyear Baseball Complex hosts the Cleveland Indians and the Cincinnati Reds for spring training. Goodyear is also home to a huge 55+ adult community called Pebble Creek…

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RVshare Smoky Mountains RV Trip Giveaway

Are you looking to take a trip out of the hot heat of the Phoenix summer? How about a trip the the Great Smoky Mountains? The Smoky Mountains are nestled between North Caroline and Tennessee and are part of the Appalachian Mountains. If you are a country music fan, you may have heard of well…

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