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Christmas & Winter Holiday Events 2019

christmas and holiday events

Want to know where to get pictures with Santa? We know where he will be! Ongoing events Westgate Skate Westgate November 8-12 Free Horse Drawn Carriage Rides Fridays an Saturdays November 29th and December 21st Lives Music Every Friday and Saturday Night Anthem Carefree-Desert Garden Glitters-101 Easy Street Carefree, AZ Nightly in December-January 5-10pm. Take…

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Special Toddler Times!

Special Toddler Times

Now that the kids are going back to school, Toddler Times at your favorite kid places can rule. Here are some places that are often open to all age ranges, but are open to just toddlers. Chandler Uptown Jungle–Read our Review Tot times-9am-12noon weekdays ages 5 and under Goodyear Elevate Trampoline Park–Read Our Review Mondays,…

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Uptown Jungle in Peoria

Uptown Jungle Peoria

Check out Uptown Jungle in Peoria to Get out some toddler through teen energy! Uptown Jungle does have a location in Mesa as well, so if you are thinking it is a familiar name, you are right! It was formerly known as “Urban Jungle” but is now “Uptown Jungle”. Now that you have all that…

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Inflatable Run Phoenix

Inflatable run

Are you looking to get in some exercise with your entire family? The Inflatable Run is an all-ages family event featuring a 5k inflatable obstacle course plus fun games, shows, and attractions in the festival area. There are Free activities for kids and interactive attractions available the entire day –including zorb ball races, bounce houses,…

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Mommy and Me Events at Tanger Outlets

Tanger Outlets mommy and me

There are so many events going on in the Phoenix area, that it is hard to go to them all. If you have a little one or have a free Friday, Tanger Outlet’s in Glendale are having Mommy and Me events! The events are super fun, geared to 8 and under and moms and have…

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Maricopa Live Steamers Glendale

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Looking for trains that you can ride? Check out Maricopa Live Steamers in Glendale! I had heard about Maricopa Live Steamers a few years ago and we would end up booked up on a Sunday, and miss the opportunity to go. Maricopa Live Steamers offers free train rides almost every Sunday, October through May (before…

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Win a free Tinkergarten Class!

  Tinkergarten will be getting kids outdoors this winter, and here is your chance to WIN the 8 week winter season for free! You need to complete the following 3 things to be entered: 1. Sign up and attend a free trial with Marissa Holm at this link- 2. Like this post 3. Tag a…

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Park Discovery-Cedar City Utah

We love to travel, and some times we even go for work (and play!). When my husband had a conference up in Salt Lake City, I thought “YES!! Let’s all go!” The drive was going to be a little too much to do all in one day to Salt Lake for us, so we picked…

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Fun Things to Do in Surprise!

As a resident of Surprise, I’m always discovering new nooks and crannies of fun around our city. Here are some great places to go right here in Surprise! Indoor Places Luv 2 Play– Reems and Bell- This highly anticipated indoor play area opened in 2017 to much fanfare. Luv 2 Play is not only a…

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If you are looking for a class that has a good mix of physical activity, educational learning and socialization while in the outdoors, Tinkergarten has that all! Marissa Holm was our Tinkergarten leader, and she is just excellent with children and adults. She has a warm spirit and is encouraging and understanding to kids of…

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Ape Index-Peoria

If you are looking for an amazing workout, a date night or have a child that loves to climb everything, Ape Index is the place for you! Located conveniently at Olive at 91st Ave in Peoria (exact location is 9700 N 91st). Before I start with the pictures, if you are planning to go rock…

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Elevate Trampoline Park- Goodyear

Elevate Trampoline park

Elevate Trampoline Park in Goodyear is one of the newest hot spots in the West Valley. Located at approximately Litchfield Rd and I-10 , it is easily accessible from the central and west valley! Elevate is in an industrial building, so it isn’t visible from 137th Ave, but you will see large signs for it.…

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When we hear of a new business coming into Surprise that’s kid oriented, we have to check it out! I was able to meet with Jamie, the Franchisee, about Aquatots and tour the facility. Even though there are a few minor details they are still putting in (lockers and door hinges for autoclose changing doors),…

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Arizona Science Center

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Update 2019! Now that I have a lovely new camera, I love being able to post new photos. Since many of the exhibits are the same, I decided to put in some photos of some different things. There are often traveling exhibits in the museum on the third floor. These do cost extra, but they…

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Myths about homeschooling you should read no matter your stance

I very recently had a lovely discussion with a lady about homeschooling. I met her while at a play place, handed her my card and we started talking. Before I go any further with my homeschooling “bit” I want to tell you that I support the public schools and understand that homeschooling is not for…

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