Where to Play Outside in the Shade – Your Guide to Shaded West MI Playgrounds

This post is brought to you by Flees Martial Arts.  ATA Martial Arts builds Confidence and Self Esteem starting at age 3! Friday Favorites are only available on Fridays so Call, Email or Message us on the Friday it posted to be eligible to use this Friday Favorite! Playgrounds That are Made in the Shade When it’s hot outside you don’t have to give up playing on swing sets and monkey bars just because the sun makes them too hot to handle. Use this handy list to find area playgrounds that are shady and cool even in the heat of the day. Note, some of these playgrounds are partially shaded, meaning that they will be sunny at times and shady at others. Thanks to our Facebook readers for helping us put this list together! (The playground in pictured in our header
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Family, Baby, Maternity and Child Photographers in West Michigan

  Family, Baby, Maternity and Kid Photographers in West Michigan Welcome to our spotlight on maternity, newborn, children, and family photographers serving the greater Grand Rapids area. West Michigan is
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Top Primary Care Physicians in Greater Grand Rapids

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31 Days of AUGUST Fun for Kids in Grand Rapids

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A New Parent’s Guide To Grand Rapids

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