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Vintage Afternoon

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Of the probably 5,000 things we saw at Antique Trove on Scottsdale Road, my son wanted this typewriter the most. Making this writer Mama happy 🙂

March 28, 2017

Chasing Blue Skies. Where Our Moms Hike.

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Top three hiking spots in the Valley? You may already know if you’re a hiking family. We have the list, chosen by our Active Moms for memorable hikes, whatever the season (K except summer – unless it’s very, very early or one of Maricopa County Regional Park Ranger-led moonlight hikes) Read more…

February 9, 2017

Mama + Mama + Baby

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I provide the ride and the location. He brings the imagination.

January 24, 2017

Maybe a Million Roses

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All the information you need to plan your visit to the Rose Garden is here.


January 3, 2017

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Win Disney on Ice Tickets

Comment and let us know what your family will be doing over winter break – we want to hear about all the fun places you’re planning on going! 

You’ll receive an extra entry to our Disney on Ice contest for your comment. You can comment once a day until the contest opens.

December 15, 2016

Hundreds of Model Train Cars Delivering Holiday Cheer

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Trains fascinate my kids, their cousins, and their friends. We enjoy train toys, books, movies, parks and museums–and The Polar Express is a classic part of our holiday festivities. The adventure and magic that railway travel conveys may be second only to Santa’s sleigh, itself. Train fans like us should add a quick stop at the Arizona Big Train Operators Holiday Open House Read more…

December 13, 2016