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Washington Park Phoenix

This wonderful park in the Alhambra section of Phoenix right off of i17 is huge! When one of my friends posted a picture of her...

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Murphy Park Peoria

Murphy Park is located just a few streets away from Hayes Park, and has some lovely playscapes to check out! Murphy Park has off street...

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Chase Field

If you have thought about going to a baseball game with your kids and wondered “Will there be enough to keep them occupied to make...

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Espee Park and Splashpad Chandler

Espee Park in Chandler not only has a great covered and shaded playground, but it also has a large splashpad, ramadas and bathrooms. Espee Park...

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Pierce Park-Phoenix

Update on Pierce Park, February 2018! Soon after we visited Pierce Park in Phoenix, they updated it! I’m so very glad to have readers who...

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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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Folley Memorial Park-Chandler

When we go to the East Valley, we do a big park excursion. Folley Memorial Park, Right off of Frye Rd and next to Frye...

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Jaycee Park Tempe

  If you are looking for a park near ASU in Tempe, this is place to go! Whether you are looking to shoot a few...

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Sundance Park Buckeye

After being sick at home for a day (gosh help me, moms don’t get more rest than one day), I decided to bring the troupe...

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Gateway Park-El Mirage

I had heard Gateway Park in El Mirage had a splash pad and was really nice, so of course we had to check it out....

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Donnie Hale Park-Avondale

I decided to go a little south for our park today and thought of Tolleson at first. This park came up as Cashion Park in...

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Bicentennial Park-Surprise

Bicentennial Park is in the North part of Surprise right off of Grand Avenue. 16705 N. Nash Street. As I drove into the parking lot, I...

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Short Sports

I had heard that there were classes for small tykes in this area that were geared for the younger child-maybe one who hadn’t participated in...

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Bill Gentry Park-El Mirage

I decided that I wanted to try a different library this past Monday, so my kids and I dropped off our books that were due...

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