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KTR Mesa

KTR Mesa

KTR is short for “Kids That Rip”, and Mesa is their original location. KTR also has a location in Scottsdale and Chandler. Kids that Rip...

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Sam Garcia Western Library Avondale

I had taken my kids to the Sam Garcia library a few years ago when they had a great book sale. We didn’t explore the...

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Kids Empire Phoenix

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...

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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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Urban Air Adventure Park Goodyear

Urban Air Adventure Park has a lot to offer. As you may remember, we went to review the location in Ahwatukee a while ago and...

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Ready, Set, Play Gilbert

If you liked Ready, Set, Play in the Paradise Valley Mall in Phoenix, you will love Ready, Set, Play in Gilbert! Located right near the...

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Fun in Mesa

Are you roaming around the valley looking for some fun in Mesa? There are lots of things to do and see in Mesa-Here are the...

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Museum of Natural Curiosity at Thanksgiving Point-Lehi Utah

The Museum of Natural Curiosity was a “must see” by my friends who knew Salt Lake City, so when I found out they were participating...

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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...

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Hudson Park and Splashpad-Tempe

We love checking out Splashpads, and luckily there was a close one to the Arizona Mills Mall that we wanted to check out while Munchie...

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Polar Play and Frozen Penguin Ice Cream-Odysea Complex Scottsdale

A few weeks ago there was a Groupon for Polar Play at the OdySea Complex in Scottsdale, so we had to check it out. Plus our...

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My Quiet Kingdom Peoria

Closed as of March 2018 We always love checking out new places for the kids, and were so excited that the owner invited us to...

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Great Arizona Puppet Theater-Phoenix

We were lucky enough to catch a little performance of the Great Arizona Puppet Theater at the Peoria Main Library a year ago. My kids...

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Arizona Science Center

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...

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We Rock the Spectrum-Scottsdale

Closed as of 2018 I had heard about We Rock the Spectrum from another mom and really wanted to try it out. I knew that...

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