4 Tips for Planning a Family Hike...

How to plan a family hike

  Heading out on the trail for the day with family is a great way to spend some time together, get exercise and enjoy nature. Whether you are hiking a trail in the Grand Canyon, or setting out on one of the local trails near your home, there are key to-dos and items that you… Continue Reading…

Kids Earn a Free Book With Barnes and Noble Summ...

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  School isn’t quite out yet, but it isn’t too early to start checking out fun programs for summer vacation!  There’s always lots of great summer reading program to keep kids reading and to earn great freebies and kids can earn a free book at Barnes and Noble when they read the required number of… Continue Reading…

Free Photos With The Easter Bunny This Weekend a...

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  If you have a little one looking forward to the Easter Bunny, you may want to make a stop at your local Walmart this weekend. They will be having free photos with the Easter Bunny at Walmart on Saturday April 12th and Sunday April 13th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Like most free… Continue Reading…

3 Great Reasons to Ride Bikes With Your Kids Thi...

Keep in Shape With Your Kids

  If you’re not a big fan of bicycling, or just never given it much of a chance, there are actually a lot of great reasons to get the entire family on a set of wheels. Biking with the family is a great way to get everyone from one place to another when you are… Continue Reading…

Free Kids Baseball Clinics With Major League Bas...

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  Got a little baseball fan in your life that would love to learn some tips from a Major League Pro? The MLB Alumni Association is hosting a series of free kids baseball clinics around the country. Click here for a list of upcoming events and more details.

LEGO Movie Building Event on Saturday April 12th...

Lego Movie Building Event

    Everything is awesome!  If you have a kid singing this song like I do, here is a fun and free upcoming event you’ll want to check out. There is a free LEGO Movie building event at Toys ‘R Us on Saturday, April 12th  from 12 to 2 p.m. where little LEGO fans can… Continue Reading…

Free Museum Admission For Merrill Lynch and Bank...

Free Museum Admission

    Looking for something different to do this weekend on a budget? If you’re a Bank of America or Merrill Lynch cardholder here’s a great freebie.  You’ll be able to score free admission to over 150 museums. During the first weekend of every month, Bank of America continues to offer its cardholders free admission to… Continue Reading…

Free Rio 2 Bird Feeder Building Event at Home De...

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  If you have a little movie fan looking forward to Rio 2, here’s a fun and free event to check out coming up at your local Home Depot store. You can go build a free Birdbath/Birdfeeder from the new FOX film, “Rio 2″, in theaters April 11. Home Depot offers FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children… Continue Reading…

Free Kids LEGO Helicopter Building Event on Tues...

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  If you have a little LEGO fan like I do, here’s a fun event you’ll want to check out. On Tuesday, April 1st, LEGO stores are holding a free LEGO kids building event where kids can build this LEGO Helicopter model and take it home – for free! Event begins at 5pm. Quantities are limited and offer… Continue Reading…

6 Fun and Frugal Educational Spring Break Activi...

Spring Break Activities for Kids

    Keeping kids entertained during Spring Break may be a challenge, but getting them to do arts and crafts that are also educational may seem almost impossible. It isn’t, though, and you can create fun, inexpensive, and educational crafts with your kids this Spring Break with just a few tips and hints.   Make… Continue Reading…

Free Admission to SeaWorld, Busch Gardens, or Se...

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    Here’s a great freebie for those in the military and their families!. Any active duty, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman and up to 3 of their dependents is entitled to free admission to Anheuser Busch Theme parks for military once in 2014 under the Waves of Honor program.

Free National Parks Admission Days for 2014...

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  While I know some of you out East are still battling one final snowstorm of the year (at least we HOPE it’s the final one!), we finally broke 60 degrees here in Iowa this week and after a very long and cold winter we’ve been itching to get outdoors and enjoy the weather. One… Continue Reading…

Free Kids Recycling Truck Craft Event on Saturda...

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      Here’s a fun and free event to RSVP for and to mark down on your calendars for next month. Sign up for the Lowe’s Build and Grow clinic for kids to build this cute recycling truck craft on Saturday, April 12th.

Save Up to $20 at LEGOLAND Florida in 2014...

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  If a trip to LEGOLAND Florida is on your family’s agenda this year, here’s a great way to save!  Save up to $20 at LEGOLAND Florida on a one day ticket for a limited time.

Free Kids LEGO Tree Building Event on Tuesday Ma...

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    Here’s a fun event coming up next week for those of you with little LEGO fans!  You can take them to a free kids LEGO building event at your local LEGO store.   One day each month, children ages 6 to 14 are invited to come to the LEGO Store and learn how to build… Continue Reading…