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National Days

National Doughnut Day Coming June 2nd!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 19, 2018

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Just wanted to remind you that National Doughnut Day is quickly approaching!  It’s June 2nd of every year and there are always delicious deals and freebies! I always post them well in advance of the day so you can plan which deal(s) you want to snag!  (Start looking towards the end of May for the post …

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National Sea Monkey Day – Yes, that’s a Day – May 16

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 16, 2018 · 0 comments

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May 16th is National Sea Monkey Day.  Yes, that’s a real day.  Sorry that it was the best one I could find for today. What is a Sea Monkey? Sea-Monkeys are a hybrid breed of brine shrimp called Artemia NYOS invented in 1957 by Harold von Braunhut. Initially marketed as “Instant Life,” Sea-Monkeys are sold in hatching …

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Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there!  This is the final update to the Mother’s Day Deals and Freebies list!  Be sure to take advantage of something fun and free (or cheap!) today!   FREE Dining Deals for Mom Cici’s Pizza – FREE Kid’s Buffet with purchase of adult buffet + drink.  5/13/18 only with this coupon.  …

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Mother’s Day Events, Freebies and Deals 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 10, 2018 · 0 comments

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Mother’s Day 2018 is Sunday, May 13th.   You don’t have to break the bank to show mom you love her!  I will keep updating this list as more deals come out! Mother’s Day Printables Free Printable Mother’s Day Cards: Check out these free printable Mother’s Day cards on About.com. Free Printable Mother’s Day Coupons: Get a template for free printable Mother’s Day “coupons” on …

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Teachers: Two More Days for FREE Food at Zaxby’s!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 10, 2018 · 2 comments

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  Teachers!  Don’t forget about the awesome freebies Zaxby’s is feeding teachers this week!  You still have two days left to snag some yummies! Thursday – Show your Teacher ID to get a FREE 5 piece Chicken Fingers! Friday – Show your Teacher ID to get a FREE Big Zax Snak Basket! You can call or check your local …

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Nurses Week Deals, Freebies and Savings 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 7, 2018 · 0 comments

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National Nurses Week is next week and it’s always full of freebies for nurses!  This list isn’t long yet but I will keep adding to it as I find more offers! Deals & Freebies for Nurses: Cinnabon –  Cinnabon is celebrating National Nurses Week by offering up FREE Cinnabon Classic Roll or MiniBon Roll to all nurses from May …

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Teacher Appreciation Freebies and Discounts 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 7, 2018 · 1 comment

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Teacher Appreciation Week is quickly approaching!  (Traditionally, it’s the first FULL week in May)  Teachers, check out all the goodies you can get this week!  Tuesday, May 8th is Teacher Appreciation DAY and some offers are valid that day only.  Be sure to read all the details! Dining: Chick-fil-a:   Traditionally, some locations offer teachers a free sandwich …

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Cinco de Mayo Freebies and Savings – May 5, 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 4, 2018 · 0 comments

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Cinco de Mayo is on it’s way!  Ole! Cinco de Mayo is celebrated annually to honor the day in 1862 when the Mexican army defeated France at the Battle of Puebla, during the Franco-Mexican War. Contrary to popular belief, the occasion does not commemorate Mexican independence, as this occurred more than 50 years prior.  Cinco …

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Star Wars Day is coming May 4, 2018.  So, may the fourth, or force, be with you as you capitalize on these special Star Wars savings!  More deals added when I find them! Retail Deals (In Store and Online) May 4, 2018 Amazon You can shop Star Wars on Amazon.  They have everything! Checks in the Mail Checks in …

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FREE Comic Book Day, Saturday, May 5, 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 3, 2018 · 0 comments

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Saturday, May 5, 2018, is FREE Comic Book Day!  Is this a day that interests you? On 5/5,  participating comic book shops around the world will be celebrating Free Comic Book Day by giving away completely FREE comic books to anyone who comes into their stores. You could also come across giveaways, costume contests, writer and artist appearances and …

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National Pretzel Day Freebies & Deals April 26, 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 26, 2018 · 0 comments

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Is April 26, 2018 is National Pretzel Day! Auntie Anne’s Get BOGO Pretzels from Auntie Anne’s on National Pretzel Day, April 26th! Offer valid only for My Pretzel Perks members, and the deal will appear in the rewards section of the app. The Buy Any Pretzel, Get a Classic Pretzel Free deal is valid until April 29th. Pretzelmaker: Get a …

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World BOOK Day Deals | April 23, 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 23, 2018 · 0 comments

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Monday, April 23rd is WORLD BOOK DAY!  This totally sounds like my kind of day!  I love deals on books!  Check out the deals I’ve rounded up for you on BOOKS! Amazon:  Hurry to the World Book Day page on Amazon and download NINE books to read from around the world for FREE! BetterWorldBooks:  I’ll probably be …

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Earth Day Freebies & Deals | April 22, 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 22, 2018 · 0 comments

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Earth Day 2018 is Sunday, April 22nd.  Be prepared for freebies and discounts from retailers that day as well as the weekend leading up to it!  Check out this list: Amazon: NOW thru April 22nd –  Amazon Warehouse is offering up an additional 20% off select USED deals – discount applied at checkout. Note that this offer only applies to …

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Tax Day 2018 Freebies & Savings List

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 17, 2018 · 0 comments

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TODAY IS THE DAY!   “Tax Day” is today, Tuesday, April 17, 2018! Are you feeling the pinch from taxes this year?  Retailers want to help you stretch what few dollars you have left.  ;)  Check out this list of Tax Day 2018 Freebies (& special offers) you can get on Tuesday 4/17/18!  And as always, confirm …

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Tax Day 2018 Freebies & Savings List

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 15, 2018 · 0 comments

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You can thank the luck of the draw that April 15th falls on Sunday this year.  And since April 16th is “Emancipation Day”,  “Tax Day” isn’t until Tuesday, April 17, 2018! Are you feeling the pinch from taxes this year?  Retailers want to help you stretch what few dollars you have left.  ;)  Check out this list …

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April 8th thru 14th, 2018 is National Library Week (our local library is forgiving fines up to $5 because of it!) Also this week, Tuesday, April 10th, is National Library Workers Day.  (My post from the holiday, Gift Ideas for Librarians, might provide you with some ideas to say thank you to the librarians you know!) In …

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National Burrito Day Deals April 5, 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 5, 2018 · 0 comments

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Is April 5, 2018, National Burrito Day!  It happens on the first Thursday in April!   Here’s where you can find the deals and freebies: Del Taco– FREE small order of their famous crinkle-cut fries with the purchase of a two for $5 Classic Burritos Deal. The offer is valid all-day April 5th. No coupon needed. El Pollo Loco– BOGO Burritos!   Both burritos …

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Easter Freebies | April 1, 2018

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 1, 2018 · 0 comments

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  April 1, 2018 is Easter.  Here are some free things you can find: Applebee’s – Select Applebee’s locations are offering Kids Eat FREE on Easter, 4/1/2018!   There is no official announcement from corporate but several locations are advertising the special on social media.  It’s worth it to call ahead and ask if yours is participating! Find your closest Applebee’s location …

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March 26, 2017, is National Spinach Day!   I think spinach gets a bad rap.  Personally, I love it.  I use it in my smoothies, I make muffins with it, I put it on sandwiches.  It’s a great little veggie. Popeye the Sailor Man approves of National Spinach Day! Here are mine and Popeye’s favorite ways to use Spinach:   …

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March 23, 2018, is National Chip and Dip Day!  There is only one kind of chips and dip I like – and that’s tortilla chips with 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 squirts of fresh lemon Slice …

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