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North Mountain Park

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North Mountain Park in Phoenix is another beautiful location in Phoenix for hiking. While this area doesn’t have a ton of trails, it does offer a playscape, a small walking trail within the park and a long winding roadwithin the park that has a large shoulder for walking on. If you want a challenge, the…

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Dreamy Draw Park Phoenix

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If you are looking for a place to walk, ride a bike, use a stroller, walk with your kids and see some excellent outdoor scenery, Dreamy Draw in Phoenix may be your next destination! Dreamy Draw is located on the north side of the Phoenix Mountain Preserve and the Piestewa Peak Park. History I went…

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Nutcracker-Symphony Hall, Phoenix

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There are many places to see the Nutcracker during the holiday season in Phoenix. We were lovingly taken to Ballet Arizona’s Nutcracker by our family this holiday season. Our daughter, Giggles, has been dancing for a few years and is obsessed with everything dance. Symphony Hall is tucked into the Convention Center area in Phoenix.…

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If you love different crafts and are all about Pinterest, Pinspiration is your new art haven! Located in North Phoenix in the Desert Ridge/High Street area (right near Mellow Mushroom), Pinspiration has tons of different art projects for the newbie to the expert. The best part of doing things at Pinspiration is that they have…

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Mellow Mushroom High Street Phoenix

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After hitting MacDonald’s Ranch , we were craving a sit down meal for my mother in law’s birthday. We picked Mellow Mushroom at High Street in Phoenix because of it’s proximity and its menu selection online. The High Street area of Phoenix is considered part of Desert Ridge. There are shops and restaurants on the…

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Prego Expo Giveaway

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The Prego Expo is coming to Phoenix October 26th at the Phoenix Convention Center. It will be held at 100 N 3rd Street. General Admission is $15 before the show and $18 at the door (day of show). 12 and under are free. VIP Admission is at 11am and General Admission is 11:30am. Event End…

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Nick JR Live Move to The Music

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Nick Jr. Live “Move to the Music” comes to Phoenix October 19th at 20th at Comerica Theatre. Move to the Music will feature many of your kids’ favorite animated shows live on stage: Bubble Guppies Paw Patrol Dora the Explorer Shimmer and Shine Blue’s Clues and You Blaze and the Monster Machines Top Wing. The…

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Things to do in East Phoenix

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Are you looking for things to do in East Phoenix? East Phoenix can be categorized as being near Tempe and Scottsdale for this post. If you are looking for things to do in North Phoenix or Central Phoenix, make sure you check out our other posts! Hall of Flame Museum If you have a child…

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Things to do in North Phoenix

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We have been writing this blog so long that it was finally time to tackle a round up of just Phoenix. However, Phoenix is so large that one round up post would be gigantic! So, we are separating it into three easy sections: North Phoenix Central Phoenix East Phoenix Hopefully this will help you navigate…

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Kids Empire Phoenix

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Kids Empire in Phoenix is one of the newest indoor playgrounds. It is part of a franchise that has multiple locations across the country. Located at Greenway and 19th Avenues. It is nearby Whipples Fun Center and Buffalo Ridge Park. The Kids Empire requires all entrants to fill out a waiver, whether or not you…

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Pioneer Living History Museum

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I have driven by the Pioneer Living History Museum in North Phoenix so many times and finally said to my husband one beautiful day in March, “We are going to go THIS WEEKEND”. And so we set out in our wagon (ok a minivan) to 3901 W Pioneer Road in Phoenix, Conveniently located right off…

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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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Lights of The World Phoenix

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  If you are looking for a Light show in Central Phoenix, Lights of the World incorporates a ton of different features that you won’t see anywhere else. Plus, there are acrobatic shows and carnival rides that are included in the cost of admission! With over 65 light displays and 6 million lights, music and…

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Urban Air Ahwatukee Birthday Parties


Munchies’ ninth birthday is already here and we wanted to celebrate it with a fun place where he could really let loose and climb. If you haven’t met our Munchie, you might think he is a lightweight but the kid is into everything running, jumping and climbing. Luckily, Urban Air offers all that and so…

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Electric Desert at Desert Botanical Gardens

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The Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix is amazing for families to check out during the day. However, during the fall and winter, Desert Botanical Gardens is making it Electric! We have gone a few times in the past during the day (and saw the butterfly exhibit as well!), but when we had the opportunity to…

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