National Days

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

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 15, 2019 · 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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Here’s your final list of deals and treats for Mom, today, on Mother’s Day! FREE Dining Deals for Mom Neighborhood Grills – Mom eats FREE on Mother’s Day! Shoney’s – Mom gets a FREE slice of strawberry pie with purchase of a meal on Mother’s Day.  Find a Shoney’s near you! Spaghetti Warehouse – Dine in on May 12 and Mom will receive …

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Mother’s Day Events, Freebies and Deals 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 7, 2019 · 0 comments

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Looking for the best deals on Mother’s Day?   Want to treat mom and still save?  Here’s a roundup list of the best freebies and deals for Mom on or around Mother’s Day! FREE Dining Deals for Mom Neighborhood Grills – Mom eats FREE on Mother’s Day! Shoney’s – Mom gets a FREE slice of strawberry pie with purchase of …

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Teacher Appreciation Week is THIS WEEK!  (Traditionally, it’s the first FULL week in May)  Teachers, check out all the goodies you can get this week!  Tuesday, May 7th is Teacher Appreciation DAY and some offers are valid that day only.  Be sure to read all the details! Dining: Bruegger’s Bagels: Get a free medium drip or iced …

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National Beverage Day Deals May 6, 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 5, 2019 · 0 comments

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It’s not one of the better known food holidays but I tried to find some offers! Here are some deals you can snag for National Beverage Day, Monday, May 6, 2019: Applebee’s  – Dollarita’s  ($1 Margaritas) all month long! McAlister’s Deli:  (Teacher’s Only as part of Teacher Appreciation week) Get a free Deli Sweet Tea May 6th to 10th. …

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Star Wars Day is TODAY May 4, 2019.  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! Don’t forget that May 4th is also FREE Comic Book Day! I’ve also heard that tomorrow is “Revenge of the Fifth” day.  I have …

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Cinco de Mayo Freebies and Savings – May 5, 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 30, 2019 · 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, 2019.  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! Don’t forget that May 4th is also FREE Comic Book Day! Retail Deals (In Store and Online) May 4, 2019 Amazon You can shop Star …

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Nurses Week Deals, Freebies and Savings 2019 | May 6-12

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 30, 2019 · 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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National Pretzel Day Freebies & Deals April 26, 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 26, 2019 · 0 comments

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Is April 26, 2019, is National Pretzel Day!  Thankfully, if you missed it, Auntie Anne’s deal is good all weekend! Auntie Anne’s Now through April 28th, head over to participating Auntie Anne’s Pretzels and get a FREE Original or Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel with any Pretzel Purchase! You do need to show them this QR code or you …

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FREE Comic Book Day, Saturday, May 4, 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 25, 2019 · 0 comments

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Saturday, May 4, 2019, is FREE Comic Book Day!  Is this a day that interests you? On 5/4,  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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World BOOK Day Deals | April 23, 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 23, 2019 · 0 comments

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Tuesday, 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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Easter Freebies | April 21, 2019

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

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  April 21, 2019 is Easter.  Here are some free things you can find: Applebee’s – Select Applebee’s locations are offering Kids Eat FREE on Easter, 4/21/2019!   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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Tax Day 2019 Freebies & Savings List

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 10, 2019 · 0 comments

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 “Tax Day” is Monday, April 15, 2019! 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 2019 Freebies (& special offers) you can get on Monday 4/15/19!  And as always, confirm participation with your location. List of …

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April 7th thru 13th, 2019 is National Library Week (our local library is forgiving fines up to $5 because of it!) Also, Tuesday, April 9th, 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 honor of …

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National Burrito Day Deals April 4, 2019

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 3, 2019 · 0 comments

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Is April 4, 2019, National Burrito Day!  It happens on the first Thursday in April!   Here’s where you can find the deals and freebies – read closely because some are happening on other days besides April 4th: Chipotle Burrito lovers can take advantage of free delivery on any order worth $10 or more placed through Chipotle’s app …

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Recipes for National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day April 2, 2019

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

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April 2, 2019, is National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day!   Now, a basic PB&J sandwich is great but if you want to venture out a little on your PB&J day celebration check out these yummy recipes! PB&J Acai Smoothie Bowl INGREDIENTS 2 frozen acai smoothie packs 1 banana 1/3 cup blueberries 1/3 cup raspberries 1/2 cup Sparkling …

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There are no jokes, gags or pranks on this page.  Just honest-to-goodness sales you need to see today!  This page is all online deals so you don’t even have to leave your house today if you want to shop prank free today! ABCMouse.com: ABCMouse.com is on sale for $45 again!  A full year at half price!  Offer …

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National Crayon Day is March 31st

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on March 28, 2019 · 0 comments

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March 31st is National Crayon Day! I may be a grown-up, but I love the smell, look and feel of a brand new box of crayons!  It’s a box of beautiful potential! Did you know? Crayola brand crayons were the first kids’ crayons ever made and debuted in 1903. The crayons were sold for a nickel and the colors were black, brown, blue, red, …

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March 26, 2019, 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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