Exploring Watkins' Wizard of Oz Playground — Mommy Daze

Watkins Park, located off route 214 in Upper Marlboro, has always been one of our favorite parks. It has everything from a huge playground, nature center, little train ride, carousel, miniature golf course, farm with a variety of unique animals and lots more.

I was wary when I heard they were tearing down the playground to rebuild it because, frankly, I thought their playground was pretty awesome already. But wow did they kick it up a notch.

A great way to help teach compassion — Mommy Daze

TeachingCompassion02It was one of those days where if I heard my child say “I want ...” one more time, I was going to scream.

Then I got a text from a friend, who is currently home-schooling her daughter, asking if I wanted to join them at a Compassion Experience. It's a free event put on by Compassion International, and was held at a church in Glen Burnie last week. I had just been talking about it with another friend who had taken her 6-year-old son and raved about it.

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Sat Jun 24, 2017 @12:00AM
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Very Cherry Harvest Party, elkton
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Raton en Movimiento, Owings Mills
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Lil’ Stars, Columbia
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Lavendar Festival, Severn
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Mess Fest, Baltimore
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Beerfest, St. Mary's City
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @12:30PM - 02:00PM
Father’s Day Kite Flight, Washington D.C
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @ 1:00PM - 04:00PM
Sungazing Saturdays, Baltimore
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Wonderland: Alice's Rock & Roll Adventure, Bethesda
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Saturday Concerts at Town Green Park, Bowie
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Kassia Music Collective, Prince Frederick
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Groovin' with Ben and his Friends, Baltimore
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The Sound of Music, Washington D.C

Upcoming Events Inside Pages

Sat Jun 24, 2017 @12:00AM
Chesapeake Crab & Beer Festival, Baltimore
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @12:00AM
Columbia Festival of the Arts, Columbia
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @ 9:00AM
Very Cherry Harvest Party, elkton
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @10:00AM
Lil’ Stars, Columbia
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @10:00AM
Raton en Movimiento, Owings Mills
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @10:00AM
Lavendar Festival, Severn
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @12:00PM
Mess Fest, Baltimore
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @12:00PM
Beerfest, St. Mary's City
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @12:30PM
Father’s Day Kite Flight, Washington D.C
Sat Jun 24, 2017 @ 7:30PM
The Sound of Music, Washington D.C