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Tinkergarten

If you are looking for a class that has a good mix of physical activity, educational learning and socialization while in the outdoors, Tinkergarten has...

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Free (and Nearly Free) activities 2017

Looking for our free Summer Activities for 2019? Check out post here! If the walls are starting to feel like they are closing in on...

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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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Sundance Park-Peoria

We love exploring new parks, and it is the perfect season! Cool and almost fall like, for the desert! We checked out Sundance Park in...

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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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Sundance Park Buckeye

After being sick at home for a day (gosh help me, moms don’t get more rest than one day), I decided to bring the troupe...

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The Doll House and Toy Store and PlayTime Oasis-Scottsdale

Update 2017 Since Munchie was doing a camp at Sea Life, I decided to take the little ones to Toys and Playtime Oasis. they had...

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Deer Village Park

If you have children of all ages, this park is a great one to check out. There is something for every kid at this park....

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Tolleson Veteran's Memorial Park

Veteran’s Memorial Park-Tolleson

If you are looking for a fantastic park for the bigger kids (4+), toddlers, dog walkers and those who like sitting in the shade, Veteran’s...

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Pioneer Community Park-Peoria

Pioneer Park in Peoria is one of the favorites in the Valley! With a wonderful splashpad, covered playgrounds for tots and big kids, a fishing...

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Rio Vista Community Park-Peoria

I am always looking for new parks to add to the “Park Series”, so we decided to check out Rio Vista Community Park off of...

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Monroe Park-Peoria

On our Park Hop day, we were also looking for the Park I was told about by a reader on 91st and Olive, but I...

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Jubeelieve

An oldie but a goodie-we love Jubeelieve! Munchie has outgrown the age group but I can’t wait to whisk the two younger ones off for a...

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Playgrounds Fun Zone

I have been looking on the internet for a few ideas of places people take their children to in the hot months, and found out...

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