National Days

March 23, 2019, is National Chip and Dip Day!  There is only one kind of chips and dip I like – and that’s tortilla chips with guacamole!   Preferably my homemade guacamole! The Best Homemade Guacamole 4 avocados 1/2 small red onion – chopped 3 roma tomatoes – seeded and diced small handful fresh cilantro leaves – chopped 2 tsp coarse sea salt 2 …

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  Today, March 20, 2019 is the First Day of Spring! I don’t know about you but I will be happy to see spring! Here are some deals happening on March 20th to help you celebrate: Dairy Queen – FREE Cone Day! Dunkin’ Donuts –  Throughout March, get medium iced coffee for $2 from 2 to 6 p.m. at participating locations. Rita’s Italian Ice …

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  March 20, 2019 is the First Day of Spring! I don’t know about you but I will be happy to see spring!  Let’s celebrate it’s arrival with some first day of spring deals and freebies! Here are some deals happening on March 20th to help you celebrate: Dairy Queen – FREE Cone Day! Dunkin’ Donuts –  Throughout March, get medium iced …

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St. Patrick’s Day 2019 WEEKEND Deals

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on March 14, 2019 · 0 comments

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St. Patrick’s Day 2019 falls on a Sunday so some specials have already started and some are spanning the weekend! St. Patrick’s Day 2019 Deals, Specials and Limited Time Offerings: Arby’s – now serving their Mint Chocolate Shake to celebrate the season Bennigan’s – To celebrate their founding in 1976, they have a $19.76 Irish themed special for the season.  Get one appetizer, …

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March 14, 2019, is National Children’s Craft day – although at our house, ANY day could be craft day! Get crafty with the kids today to celebrate National Children’s Craft day! Here are some ideas: Popsicle Stick Caterpillars Thumbprint Caterpillars Egg Carton Caterpillars Butterflies / Caterpillar to Butterfly activity Binoculars Spider Leaf Painting Acorn Painting Sunglasses Easter …

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  National PI day is coming on 3/14/19!  Get it?  Pi is 3.14?  So, a lot of places are having fun with the pi/pie similarity today and offering deals on both pie and pizza (you know, “pizza pie”). The number π is a mathematical constant, the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter, commonly approximated as …

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  May the road rise to meet you. May the wind be always at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face. – Irish Blessing St. Patrick’s Day 2019 Deals, Specials and Limited Time Offerings: St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Sunday this year so look for lots of places to offer their specials the whole …

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It’s here, it’s here!  Tuesday, March 12, 2019, is IHOP Free Pancake Day! This is an extremely popular day every year and it benefits a good cause.  So mark your calendars! medianet_width = “728”; medianet_height = “20”; medianet_crid = “462686589”; medianet_versionId = “111299”; …

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Dinner anyone??  It’s NATIONAL MEATBALL DAY TODAY, March 9, 2019 and Carrabba’s is offering a deal! Carrabba’s Italian Grill is offering a free order of Meatballs & Ricotta with purchase of two entrees Saturday, March 9 for National Meatball Day.

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National Cereal Day is March 7, 2019!  Happy National Cereal Day!  What’s your favorite?  I really love Special K.  It’s simple, but delicious. Print some coupons to save on your next box! Save $1.00 when you buy TWO any flavor/variety Cascadian Farm™ products Save $1.00 on any THREE Kellogg’s® Cereals Check your Ibotta app for cash back …

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National Pancake Day happens on Tuesday, March 5, 2019.  But if you want FREE IHOP pancakes, you have to wait an extra week until Tuesday, March 12, 2019, for IHOP Free Pancake Day! This is an extremely popular day every year and it benefits a good cause.  So mark your calendars! medianet_width = …

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March 1st is National Peanut Butter Lovers Day

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on March 1, 2019 · 0 comments

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March 1st is National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day!  So if you love peanut butter – today is your day! I don’t have any deals for you for this day – sorry! But I do have this Peanut Butter and Jelly popsicle recipe!

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February 24, 2019, is National Tortilla Chip Day!   I feel like National Tortilla Day should also be on National Margarita Day instead of 2 days later.  But alas, they are different days.  Sounds like a good reason to treat yourself to margaritas TWICE – because you need a margarita to go with your tortilla chips…..and …

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National Margarita Day Specials on February 22, 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on February 21, 2019 · 0 comments

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National Margarita Day happens every year on February 22! Here’s some deals for you if you want to head out for a beverage to celebrate. (Please drink responsibly!) If you don’t see your favorite ‘rita place on the list, it doesn’t mean they aren’t having a special!  It never hurts to ask if they’re offering a margarita special! (I’ll …

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Recipe for National Chili Day February 21, 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on February 20, 2019 · 0 comments

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The fourth Thursday of February is National Chili Day!  This year, that falls on February 21st.  Time for one last pot of chili before the weather turns warmer! Here’s my recipe that came from my mom.  It can be doubled or halved to suit your needs. Mom’s Traditional Chili Recipe 1 1/2 to 2 lbs ground beef …

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February 20, 2019, is National Love Your Pet Day!   If you have pets you know they are part of your family.  They’re so easy to love.  Around here we sure love our cats (we have FOUR!) Keep reading for a few ways to show a little extra love to your pets whether they be feline …

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Recipe for National Café Au Lait Day – February 17, 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on February 17, 2019 · 0 comments

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February 17th has been chosen as National Café Au Lait Day. What is Café Au Lait ? It is French for “coffee with milk” but traditional cafe au lait isn’t just coffee with any milk.  It’s coffee with hot milk. In honor of the holiday, KRUPS, the leader in coffee makers and kitchen appliances, has provided a Café Au Lait  recipe for you to …

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February 15th – Happy National Chocolate Candy Clearance Day!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on February 15, 2019 · 0 comments

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Happy National Chocolate Clerance Day!! Ok, I totally made that up. BUT be on the lookout for cheap Valentine’s candy today and in the days to follow!! Walgreens actually had some of theirs on clearance already. Target and Dollar General should have all their Valentine stuff in clearance sections.  Don’t forget about this Lindt Truffle Cartwheel offer at Target …

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Valentine’s Day is Thursday, February 14th.  You didn’t let it sneak up on you, did you? Looking for special Valentine’s Day 2019 Dining Deals?  I’ve got a list for you right here! Whether you want to take your special someone out, your gal pals, the whole family or just treat yourself, here are the Valentine’s Day 2019 …

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Valentine’s Day 2019 Dining Specials

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on February 9, 2019 · 0 comments

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Looking for special Valentine’s Day 2019 Dining Deals?  I’ve got a list for you right here! Whether you want to take your special someone out, your gal pals, the whole family or just treat yourself, here are the Valentine’s Day 2019 dining specials: Auntie Anne’s Get BOGO Heart-Shaped Pretzels with this coupon, valid on February 14th only. California Pizza …

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