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Tempe Town Lake Boat Rentals

The kids and I took a fun trip over to Tempe Town Lake to rent a paddle boat. The boat fits four people, and in...

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Tempe Marketplace Splashpad

There are a lot of different splashpads in shopping areas around the Phoenix valley (like Desert Ridge and Westgate) . The Splashpad at Tempe Marketplace...

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world of illumination vs zoomtown lights

World of Illumination Vs Zoomtown Lights at ISM Raceway

I have had a lot of questions about this lately-Which light show should I go to, Vicki? Just like my “Which Zoo should I go...

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Mellow Mushroom High Street Phoenix

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...

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The Cloud Kiwanis Park Tempe

The Cloud at Kiwanis Park Tempe is the newest Splashpad, and it comes with much fanfare. If your kids like the sounds of Rainforest Cafe,...

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school support

School Support Groups

Going back to school can be stressful kids AND Adults, which is why I am listing School Support Groups! I am listing some of the...

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Wet N Wild Vs Big Surf

Have you been to Wet N Wild or Big Surf? These two water parks in the Phoenix are well known for their rides, slides and...

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fourth of july events

Fourth of July 2018

Check out our list for 2021 Are you looking for a special to do for the Fourth of July with your family? Check out these...

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Dino events in March

Dinosaur Events in March

Do you have a child that loves Dinosaurs? Do you like Dinosaurs? There are so many different Dinosaur events going on during the month of...

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Cavalia Odysseo

Cavalia Odysseo

We had the amazing chance to have VIP tickets to Odyssey Cavalia in Scottsdale this past week. There are lots of different types of circus...

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Free Festive Fun 2017

Looking for 2018? Take me there! The Holidays are coming and sometimes you need to keep your kiddos busy, but don’t want to spend a...

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Sea Life Camp

Munchie was able to take part in an amazing opportunity, Sea Life Aquarium Camp! A full day “away from mom” (we homeschool) was different for...

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Tempe Public Library

We LOVE our libraries! When we were hanging out on the East side, we had to check out this awesome library!   The easiest way...

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fun things to do in tempe

Fun things to do in Tempe!

Legoland Discovery Center Located in Arizona Mills Mall, Legoland discovery center is great for all ages. There is plenty of space for your toddler or...

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Free Halloween Events for 2016 in and around Phoenix!

Trick or treating, trunk or treating and some fall festivals are FREE** (there may be a fee for some of the activities!). Children’s Learning and...

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