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North Mountain Park

north mountain park

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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Sunnyslope Park Peoria

sunnyslope park

This is a park I have passed multiple times on our way to Rush and I knew that it was one that we had to check out. The colors of the park looked fun and inviting, so on a cold, dreary day we went to a park with tons of color! Perfecto! Sunnyslope Park has…

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Murphy Park Peoria

murphy park

Murphy Park is located just a few streets away from Hayes Park, and has some lovely playscapes to check out! Murphy Park has off street parking, plus the neighborhood was pretty quiet as well. Hayes Park had a basketball court, baseball field and backs up to Ira A Murphy Elementary School. Bathrooms are also available.…

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Uptown Jungle Avondale

uptown jungle avondale

Uptown Jungle is opening its newest location in Avondale! Joining their locations in Peoria, Mesa, and Chandler you’ll be excited to find this huge indoor play area has tons of fun for tots through teens! Located at 1725 N Dysart Rd, Avondale, AZ , Uptown Jungle in Avondale is in the same plaza as Joann…

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Sam Garcia Western Library Avondale

sam garcia western library

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 library that day, and I’m not sure why. However, had we explored the library day I wouldn’t have gone back to see what they have done! The Sam Garcia Western…

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Chestnutt Park Scottsdale

As we were looking up all of the splash pads we could hit on the east side of the valley, we found Chestnutt Park just down the street from Agua Linda Park. This Park is located at Camelback and North Granite Reef Road. But, what is really amusing is that it is across from “Minnezona”…

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Desert Amethyst Park- Peoria

Desert Amethyst Park

We have gone to many different parks, and some parks are amazing and great and we can’t wait to go back. Unfortunately, Desert Amethyst park has a lot of negatives to it. Although it has a great playscape, and a huge grassy area for kids to play in, there are still a lot of pitfalls…

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Whiz Kidz Ahwatukee

Whiz Kidz Ahwatukee

Sometimes moms and dads need a little help for an hour or two and Whiz Kidz in Ahwatukee is available to help out! Whiz Kidz is located off of 48th Street in South Phoenix/Ahwatukee area. They offer stay and play, classes and day camps, and short term day care! Whiz Kidz is an indoor, sock…

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Cashman Park Phoenix

Cashman Park Phoenix

I always love finding a good park that happens to be nearby! We were at the LPGA Bank of Hope Founders’ Cup event and the kids needed a little run. Cashman Park in Phoenix was nearby and an amazing park. Located south of Desert Trails School, Cashman Park is connected to the surrounding neighborhoods with a…

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Amazing Parks West Valley

a few amazing parks

I often have people ask me “Where is a good park for…?” I have to say, in the Phoenix area we are SO lucky to have so many amazing parks in each of our cities! And, there are parks in our neighborhoods as well, which makes this area so fun for kids. I picked Four…

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Palo Verde Park Peoria

If you haven’t guessed,  I LOVE going to different parks with my kids. My younger two, now aged 4 and 5 can pretty much do everything at the parks so those days when I was looking for the baby swings and a toddler friendly area aren’t my main priorities. However, I know that my readers…

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Estrella Vista Park South

In our “Double header” of parks, I have to say this one ranks as one of my favorite parks ever. Other than there is no bathroom . WAHH! This park is located in that “blank” space on the map-157th and W Ripple is the closest intersection. It is a HUGE park with lit basketball courts, a…

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Pierce Park-Phoenix

Update on Pierce Park, February 2018! Soon after we visited Pierce Park in Phoenix, they updated it! I’m so very glad to have readers who keep an eye out and let us know where there is an update! The “Big kids” playground had a major overhaul. There are a lot more climbing structures, however there…

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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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Top Toddler Friendly Places

Top Toddler indoor and outdoor recommendations for our friends in the Phoenix Valley. I once had three kids three and under, and have put together this list of great places to take your little ones!

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