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10 Things To Do In Phoenix This Weekend: Family Edition

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As the school year begins, parents and kids alike will want to plan some fun weekend activities to look forward to amidst the homework and after-school activities. This weekend, families can see an Alice in Wonderland theater performance, learn about traditional Indian culture, and eat at Zinburger locations for only $3. Here are AFM’s top 10 things to do this weekend!

 

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Scottsdale-Based Adventure Trunk Brings Learning To Your Doorstep

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The idea for the Scottsdale-based company, Adventure Trunk, came to owner Rachel Gaunt after years of (unbeknownst) planning. A psychology graduate well-versed in early childhood education, Gaunt spent several years in college and afterwards working as a nanny for families in the Scottsdale area, hired on to plan daily lessons for those she cared for. “Through [school] I discovered ways to turn all of the activities I was doing into educational ones…I was teaching a two-year-old how to read…how to add and subtract, and many...

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Tips for Taking Care of Outdoor Furniture

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Here in Arizona, we get our money’s worth from outdoor furniture. With the exception of summer, we are lucky enough to enjoy evenings outdoors, full of stargazing and wine sipping. However, with so much usage of your outdoor furniture, it is bound to get dirty. Instead of heading to the store to purchase expensive, often-toxic cleaning supplies, Arizona Foothills Magazine teamed up with home and garden pros, Hometalk, and their contributors to teach you quick, easy and safe ways to make your own outdoor furniture cleaners at home.

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10 Things to Do in Phoenix This Weekend: Family Edition

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Though many of Phoenix’s residents have fled the summer heat, a great number of events are still being scheduled for those braving the three-digit summer days. Be sure to enjoy unique flavors of gelato at the Gelato Spot, shop at a local farmer’s market, and cheer on the Diamondbacks for AFM’s top picks to do this weekend!

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Summer Vacation and ADHD: Tips and Activities

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During summertime, children are out of school and lack as many activities to keep them engaged and interested during the day. Children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) can especially struggle during this time. AFM talked with Lexis Preparatory School and one of the owners, Developmental Pediatrician Raun Melmed M.D., about the ADHD diagnosis, productive ways to combat symptoms, and why Lexis Preparatory School was opened to better address this way of learning and behavior.

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