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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...

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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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Surprise Aquatic Center

Having three small kids at the pool is quite exhausting, but now that two of my three are good swimmers, I felt confident to take...

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Emerald Park-Mesa

This Park starts with a funny story of how I found it, so you can skip ahead, but you’ll miss a kind of funny flub...

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Mesa Riverview Park

Mesa Riverview Park is an AMAZING park for the whole family. I saw the huge net climbing structure a few years ago when we first...

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Folley Memorial Park-Chandler

When we go to the East Valley, we do a big park excursion. Folley Memorial Park, Right off of Frye Rd and next to Frye...

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Arrowhead Meadows Park Chandler

While we were at Tumbleweed Park in Chandler, we wanted to check out a few others in the area. This park had a lot to...

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Luv 2 Play-Surprise

Luv to Play in Surprise has had an anticipated opening since last year when rumor got around that they would be building on Bell and...

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Stonebrook Park Surprise

I’ll be honest with you. When we first started up the blog we drove to Stonebrook Park   ..and kept on going. The park was way...

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Wildflower North Park Goodyear

We love seeing that a park has had an update, and Wildflower North Park has a beautiful upgrade! The park has had a wonderful upgrade...

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Paradise Valley Park

If you are looking for a park that has a little something for the kids and the teens, this is the park for you. Not...

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Turtle Park-Litchfield Park

Turtle Park is located in Litchfield Park, right off Dysart and Indian School Roads, or more accurately 653 N Villa Nueva Drive, Litchfield Park. We...

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Whipples Fun Center

Whipples is closed-2019 We were invited to check out Whipples Fun Center during their Family and Friends day! You can also check out their hours...

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Parkridge Park Peoria

Parkridge Park is at 9834 W Beardsley Avenue and has a lot of greenspace, tennis courts, volleyball and basketball courts, dog park as well as the...

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Wet N Wild Phoenix

I was so excited to get to go with my family to Wet n Wild, that I really wondered if I had to bring my...

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