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National Days

August 16, 2017 – National Rum Day

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on August 16, 2017 · 0 comments

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    “Why is the rum gone?”  You’d better not be asking this question today, because today, August 16, 2017, is National Rum Day!  Captain Jack approves of this day! I’ve got nothing for you in the way of deals today.  But if you feel like kicking back and watching the antics of rum-soaked pirates as the run …

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Lady would argue that EVERY day should be “International Cat Day”.  But officially, it’s just the one day.  August 8, 2017 is International Cat Day. The last couple days I’ve done a few cat-centric posts.  Thanks to International Cat Day there are some new things coming out for kitties: New Hartz Delectables Squeezeups Treats New Grain, …

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 August 6, 2017, is National Root Beer Float Day! I’ve never really cared for root beer.  But if a float is your thing, then Sunday is your day!  I found two places giving out free root beer floats with purchase! A&W Restaurants Get a FREE Small Root Beer Float with any purchase on August 6, 2017, at participating …

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AUGUST Back-to-School Tax Free Shopping Weekends

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on August 5, 2017 · 0 comments

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Some states have already had their Tax Free Shopping Weekends but most are THIS weekend or in the upcoming August weekends.  Below is a list. Don’t forget to check out this list of 10 Surprising Things that are Tax Free during Tax Free weekend (some states include DIAPERS!) Here’s a list of states having a back-to-school-tax free …

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National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day – August 4, 2017

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on August 3, 2017 · 0 comments

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This is another day I can fully support!  August 4th is National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day!    I was really disappointed in the number of deals I found for today…BUT it’s easy enough to whip up a delicious batch of chocolate chip cookies at home…SO I guess we will be staying in and making our …

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photo credit: United States Coast Guard August 4, 2017 is National Coast Guard Day.  This is a day set aside to celebrate and honor the courageous work of the Coast Guard. The United States Coast Guard is one of the five US Armed Forces. It is a maritime, military and multi-missioned service. It operates under the Department …

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National Coloring Book Day – August 2, 2017

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on August 2, 2017 · 0 comments

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Happy National Coloring Book Day! Do you like to color?  I always have!  Here are some books to indulge your creative side.  Go ahead and get one, because it’s National Coloring Book Day! Coloring Book for Adults: Amazing Swirls – $5.98 Adult Coloring Book: Island Dreams: Vacation, Summer and Beach: Dream and Relax with Gorgeous Illustrations – $4.49  “The …

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Cheesecake Day is too great to limit to just one day!  Half Price Cheesecake Day at The Cheesecake Factory, is also July 31, 2017! I LOVE The Cheesecake Factory’s Red Velvet Cheesecake.  It’s A-MAZING. Half Price Cheesecake Slices at The Cheesecake Factory are coming back!   TWO Days to get your YUM on!  July 30th and 31st, 2017, …

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National Cheesecake Day Deals – July 30, 2017

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 29, 2017 · 0 comments

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National Cheesecake Day is a day I can get behind!  I LOVE cheesecake!  National Cheesecake Day 2017 will be happening July 30, 2017! Here’s where you can find cheesecake day deals: The Cheesecake Factory: Half Price Cheesecake Slices at The Cheesecake Factory are coming back!   TWO Days to get your YUM on!  July 30th and 31st, 2017, go to …

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Don’t forget!  This is Sunday and Monday!  Half Price Cheesecake Day at The Cheesecake Factory, July 30-31, 2017! I LOVE The Cheesecake Factory’s Red Velvet Cheesecake.  It’s A-MAZING. Check out this hot deal for National Cheesecake day! Half Price Cheesecake Slices at The Cheesecake Factory are coming back!   TWO Days to get your YUM on!  July 30th and …

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Viewing Tips for the Solar Eclipse (August 21, 2017)

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 26, 2017 · 0 comments

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In case you haven’t been paying attention, there will be a RARE opportunity to view a total (or near total, depending on your exact location) solar eclipse on August 21, 2017.   It will be visible in totality only within a band across the entire contiguous United States.  Totality occurs in a narrow path across Earth’s surface, …

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Half Price Cheesecake Day at The Cheesecake Factory, July 30-31, 2017! I LOVE The Cheesecake Factory’s Red Velvet Cheesecake.  It’s A-MAZING. Check out this hot deal for National Cheesecake day! Half Price Cheesecake Slices at The Cheesecake Factory are coming back!   TWO Days to get your YUM on!  July 30th and 31st, 2017, go to The Cheesecake Factory …

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Did you know that DIAPERS will be tax free in most states that are having “Back to School Tax Free Shopping Weekends”?  Yes!  DIAPERS! Here’s a list of other items that you might not have thought of that are tax free: Printers Printer Ink Computers Computer Software (excluding games) Books that are under $30 per book …

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National Lollipop Day – July 20, 2017

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 18, 2017 · 0 comments

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Thursday, July 20, 2017, is National Lollipop Day!  This one should be a pretty easy one to celebrate.  I’m sure you can find a lollipop lying around somewhere.  I know we still have a dozen or so left over from Halloween! BUT if you’re looking for something else to acknowledge National Lollipop Day, keep reading! See’s Candies If …

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017,  is National Hot Dog Day 2017.  Here are all the places you can get hot dog deals: Burger King –  Hot dogs are just $.79 all month long. Hwy 55 Burgers, Shakes & Fries –  Enjoy Hwy 55’s famous fire engine red Hot Dogs for $.99 on July 19. This deal is limited to 2 per …

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National Ice Cream Day 2017 Freebies | July 16, 2017

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 15, 2017 · 0 comments

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National Ice Cream Day is a national day I can get behind!  Especially when it happens in the heat of the summer!  I will update the list below as I hear of more deals! Sunday, July 16, 2017,  is National Ice Cream Day 2017.  Here are all the places you can get ice cream freebies and deals: Aldi …

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Back-to-School Tax Free Shopping Weekends 2017

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 15, 2017 · 0 comments

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Here’s a list of states having a back-to-school-tax free shopping weekend for 2017!  Tax free does not mean that the tax rate will be 0% in all areas.  Participating states will be waiving the STATE tax but there are still city and county taxes.  Some cities and counties may waive their taxes as well.  Check …

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Nothing says a celebration quite like DOUGHNUTS!  Am I right?  Krispy Kreme is turning 80 years old!  Let’s celebrate! Friday, July 14th, (that’s tomorrow!) Krispy Kreme is offering an Original Glazed dozen for just $.80 in honor of their 80th birthday when you buy any dozen donuts. No coupon is needed! Go to the Krispy Kreme Facebook Page for more information. Find more dining out …

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Nothing says a celebration quite like DOUGHNUTS!  Am I right?  Krispy Kreme is turning 80 years old!  Let’s celebrate! Friday, July 14th, Krispy Kreme is offering an Original Glazed dozen for just $.80 in honor of their 80th birthday when you buy any dozen donuts. No coupon is needed! Go to the Krispy Kreme Facebook Page for more information. Find more dining out savings! Thanks Couponing …

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July 11, 2017: A Crazy Day for Deals!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 10, 2017 · 0 comments

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What a day July 11th will be!  It’s crazy full of deals!  Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven on 7/11 Chick-fil-A free food on Cow Appreciation Day 7/11 Amazon Prime Deals Day 7/11 Family Night at Sonic: 1/2 Price Cheesebugers 5pm to close $1 Summer Movies at Regal Cinemas on Tuesday and Wednesday And these days are coming up soon! Camp Creativity at Michael’s …

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