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Peoria Main Library

After seeing all the great things Peoria Library was doing for Free Activities  I had to check out the library with my kids. The Main library is...

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Deer Village Park

If you have children of all ages, this park is a great one to check out. There is something for every kid at this park....

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Terramar Park Peoria

This past weekend we did a donation/photo shoot with a person I met through my blog, Sergio DeSoto at a park in Vistancia, and then...

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Westgreen Park Peoria

Our Park Series has been leading us to Peoria lately, so we (well, I) decided to try Westgreen Park in Peoria. Its on 8555 N...

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Rio Vista Community Park-Peoria

I am always looking for new parks to add to the “Park Series”, so we decided to check out Rio Vista Community Park off of...

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Mission N.O.E.L. (Necessary Operative Elf League) New Life Church

We received complimentary admission to Mission N.O.E.L. My opinions are 100% of my own. Mission N.O.E.L. is held by New Life Church (which has a...

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sky zone peoria

Sky Zone Peoria

While much of SkyZone is the same, there are few differences! Updated 2018! There is no more “Toddler” area like before at SkyZone. It has...

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Monroe Park-Peoria

On our Park Hop day, we were also looking for the Park I was told about by a reader on 91st and Olive, but I...

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Sunset Park-Peoria

I have wanted to visit Vistancia in Peoria for a while, so when the opportunity to meet a friend there came up, off we went...

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West Wing Park-Peoria

A few days ago I had a house showing up in the West Wing Area of Peoria (I’m also a REALTOR®!) and I was early...

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pump it up peoria

Pump it Up Peoria

After a few miss tries with Pump it Up in Peoria, we finally made it in. My husband had tried to bring the kids on...

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