• The Hundred-Foot Journey – A Feast of Laughs, Love, and Beautiful Food
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Review
  • Wallace and Ladmo: Remembering an Arizona Legend
  • Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park – A Family Adventure
  • 15 Reasons to Love SeaWorld
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Labeling Made Easy with kidecals

Disclosure: I received free name labels in exchange for this review. All opinions are 100% my own. With the school … [Read More...]

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Mesa’s Riverview Park: A Great Park for a Kid’s Birthday Party

With cooler weather approaching and no Cubs Spring Training games to interfere, Riverview Park in Mesa is a great option … [Read More...]

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Kids Craft: Money Jar

Here's a fun craft your kids can make all their own: A Money Jar! I have three boys, just three boys. They are … [Read More...]

Kids That Rip in Mesa, AZ

Kids That Rip – The East Valley’s Indoor Skateboard Park and School

The East Valley is home to an awesome skateboarding school,  Kids That Rip (KTR). My son has always been fascinated by … [Read More...]

8 Reasons You Should Be Solar Cooking

8 Reasons You Should Be Solar Cooking

These are my 8 Reasons You Should Be Solar Cooking in Arizona. You only need the sun for a fun outdoor cooking … [Read More...]

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The Hundred-Foot Journey – A Feast of Laughs, Love, and Beautiful Food

I was recently lucky enough to attend an early screening of the newest Dreamworks movie The Hundred-Foot Journey … [Read More...]

Find Arizona Local Produce including "U Pick" Produce Farms, CSA's, and other local produce programs in the East Valley and throughout Arizona.

Arizona Local Produce

I don't know about your home, but in our house, finding produce that (a) the kids enjoy and (b) don't break the bank can … [Read More...]

Guardians of the Galaxy Movie Review

Guardians of the Galaxy Review

Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” finds space adventurer Peter Quill the object of a bounty hunt after stealing an orb … [Read More...]

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BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse: Making Family Dining Easier

I love to dine out with my family, but I have to be honest. Sometimes it can be quite a challenge with kiddos in tow. A … [Read More...]

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Wallace and Ladmo: Remembering an Arizona Legend

Bill "Wallace" Thompson died today. If you aren't from around these parts, you might not recognize the significance of … [Read More...]

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The Cookie Doughjo {Review and Giveaway}

One of our "summer bucket list" activities is making cookies, but I was seriously dragging my feet on this one. Why, you … [Read More...]

East Valley Splash Pads

East Valley Splash Pads

In the summer, we like to stay cool, but still be able to run around and play. Fortunately, the East Valley has some … [Read More...]

Discover Lost Egypt at the Arizona Science Center

Discover Lost Egypt at Arizona Science Center

One of my family's favorite places to visit is the Arizona Science Center.  We have a family membership, so we go often … [Read More...]


Fractured Prune Doughnuts – Always Hot, Always Satisfying (and a Giveaway)

East Valley Mom Guide was lucky enough to be invited to try out the newest Fractured Prune Doughnuts location here in … [Read More...]

Circus coming to Phoenix

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Discount Offer

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents LEGENDS will play the US Airways Center June 25 – 30, 2014. Keep reading … [Read More...]


Maleficent – A New Spin on an Old Tale

If you are like me you have been waiting with anticipation for the release of Maleficent. My favorite classic Disney … [Read More...]