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Fall Festivals and Halloween Events 2018

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...

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Sea Life Camp

Munchie was able to take part in an amazing opportunity, Sea Life Aquarium Camp! A full day “away from mom” (we homeschool) was different for...

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My Quiet Kingdom Peoria

Closed as of March 2018 We always love checking out new places for the kids, and were so excited that the owner invited us to...

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Sunset Park-Wickenburg

We have been eagerly awaiting Wickenburg’s splash pad opening for years now (as I am sure the residents have as well!). We visited Desert Caballeros...

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Fourth of July Events 2017

Fourth of July is an awesome time in the valley to find some outside fun at night! There are even indoor events! Check out our post...

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Sweet Roses Bakery

This company is now closed.   We were happy to be taste testers at Mary’s in home bakery about a week ago! Thanks to Mary,...

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wildflower park north

Wildflower North Park Goodyear

We love seeing that a park has had an update, and Wildflower North Park has a beautiful upgrade! The park has had a wonderful upgrade...

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Thunderbird Mountain Conservation Park Glendale

I absolutely love to hike (so, you will be seeing more reviews of trails as the kids get older)! We have done quite a few...

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Veramonte splashpad

Veramonte Splash Pad

Update 2019- Veramonte park replaced the strange “turn on” system that was in the floor with a pole with a button turn on. So much easier...

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Usery Mountain Regional Park

We checked out Usery Mountain Regional park because I really wanted to go hiking some place different than the White Tank Regional Park. We love...

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Pool Safety-In and around your community

I received the second notification this year on my phone that a child had drowned in a pool yesterday. It sends chills all over my...

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Songercise at the Library

I have heard so much about Songercise at the library but never went. We finally went today and it was fun for my 3 and...

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Strange but True differences ..

I’ve met a few Arizona natives lately that I have shared my stories of living in Connecticut versus living in Arizona. I thought some of...

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Bargain Activities in the Summer

Are you looking for activities that don’t cost a bundle? Check out these Bargain activities that are free or low cost in the Phoenix area!...

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Christmas Events around the Valley

Take me to 2018 Events Here are some great family Christmas activities going on in the Valley, and links to a Vendor Fair page as...

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