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Skate Westgate

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My husband and I love to ice skate, and I will admit-he is a much better skater than I. I never officially learned to ice skate-I just learned to rollerblade and then went to ice skating. We had taken Munchie to ice skating lessons when he was three. And, when we moved here and had…

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World of Illumination Vs Zoomtown Lights at ISM Raceway

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I have had a lot of questions about this lately-Which light show should I go to, Vicki? Just like my “Which Zoo should I go to post? (Wildlife World Zoo vs Phoenix Zoo), I decided that I should give you guys a comparison post so that you could make the decision for yourself! This year,…

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Glendale Heroes Library Branch

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The Glendale Heroes Library Branch evaded me for a while. I have seen the library being built, and then knew it was finished and tried to visit it many times, but it was always closed! Their hours are a bit…difficult, even in the summer. I do wish there is a little more consistency for us…

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10 Parks to Try Over Spring Break

When the weather is great in the valley, you want to be able to get your kids to enjoy the outdoors instead of the electronic screens. Take advantage of these parks that have a lot to offer kids of all ages and get their wiggles out! I love having my children running, playing and using…

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Topgolf Glendale

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Are you an avid golfer? An Average golfer? A newbie golfer or someone who hasn’t even played mini golf? Topgolf specializes in all of the above! Whether you have hit the fairway many times or can’t even make it through a round of mini putt putt, Top Golf can be challenge for the pro or…

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Oggi’s Glendale Summer Lovin’ Menu

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Oggi’s in Glendale has a “Summer Lovin’ Menu” and it is amazing! I had the yumm Summertime Salad, which has arugula, honey lemon vinaigrette, pickled onions, candied walnuts, dried cranberries, fresh apple slides, and Feta Cheese. I had the Duck Dive Hefenweizen with it and it was a delicious combination of sweet and tart! I…

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Wet N Wild Vs Big Surf

Have you been to Wet N Wild or Big Surf? These two water parks in the Phoenix are well known for their rides, slides and wave pools! Many times, people love to have a comparison list to decide which park is better for their family! So, here is our list comparing Wet N Wild and…

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Fourth of July 2018

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Check out our list for 2019 Are you looking for a special to do for the Fourth of July with your family? Check out these fun and amazing events! Anthem Independence Day Celebration-41703 N Gavilan Peak Parkway July 3rd-6-10pm, Fireworks at 9:30 Food vendors, water slides, rides, inflatables Music, dancing Free admission and parking No…

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Great Skate Glendale

Did you like to go skating when you were a kid? Great Skate in Glendale will make you feel like an 8 year old again. Perhaps a sore 8 year old after you are done skating! I had been wanting to go skating for years, but with having three kids back to back, I really…

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Orangewood Park Glendale

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When we are out and about in different parts of the valley, I love to drop in on a park and write about parks, just like Orangewood Park in Glendale. Orangewood Park is located at 71st Avenue and a little bit south of Northern Avenue in Glendale. It had no bathrooms, but a two shaded…

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April 2018 Events

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Looking for something to do in April in the Valley? Well, there are plenty of amazing things happening! April 3rd Arizona Autism Network West Valley Lego Club-Peoria Community Center 8335 W Jefferson Street, Peoria 630pm-8pm April 5th Arizona Autism Network Special Needs Sensory Jump-Sky Zone Peoria 9040 W Larkspur Dr Suite 134, Peoria, AZ Every…

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Mommy and Me Events at Tanger Outlets

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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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i9 Sports

Are you looking for your child to play a sport? i9 Sports is coming to our area with loads of great opportunities! Plus, i9 features schedules that work for busy families! I was lucky enough to speak with Jason Kerrick, League Coordinator and Area Developer, a few times to learn about i9 Sports. Jason will be…

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Summer Camps

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Check out our list for 2019! Summer Camps are popping up all around the Valley. Check out the Amazing camps that are available to keep your kids busy and cool this summer! Make sure you check out our Indoor List of fun places to go in the valley and our list of free events! Valley…

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Playgrounds Dart Zone

Are you looking for an indoor place to play WITH your kids? Do you need a place for your teens and tweens? Have a group that needs a new outing? Playgrounds Dart Zone is perfect for full family fun, and is easily located off of the 101 and Union Hills. PLUS, it is in the same plaza as Playgrounds Fun Zone and Cafe!

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