Free Storytimes, Workshops, and Classes for Kids in May

There’s a variety of places that do a free or cheap event for kids every month: from crafts to storytime to cooking classes, be sure to check out the following places for their events that are going on each month. Barnes & Noble: Free storytime and Lego Club, usually on Fridays and Saturdays. Go here […]

Half-Priced Frappuccinos at Starbucks Starts Friday (Now for Rewards Members)

Starbucks is bringing their Frappuccino Happy Hour (or “Frappy Hour” as one of you dubbed it) back!  It will run from 3 to 5 PM from May 6th through 15th, and during that time all Frappuccinos will be half-price. If you are a Starbucks Rewards member, the same deal is already available for you!  It’s available […]

Free Drink with Sandwich Purchase at Caribou Coffee/Einstein Bagels

Here’s a coupon for a free drink from Caribou Coffee when you buy any Einstein Bros Bagels sandwich!  It’s valid at their joint locations only (Tejon St. downtown, and Woodmen and Academy), through May 6th. Caribou is also offering a free medium drink when you buy a $25 gift card through May 8th.

Free Breakfast for Teachers at Chick-fil-A This Week

I’m writing an entirely new post about the nurse/teacher appreciation weeks at Chick-fil-A because there’s been some date changes!  This week, May 2nd through 7th, the Chick-fil-As at N. Carefree, N. Academy, Garden of the Gods, and Fountain will be doing Teacher Appreciation Week. Teachers can stop by between breakfast hours (6-10:30 AM) to get […]

Free Concerts This Month at Colorado College

Colorado College has a variety of free events that are open to the public each month, including concerts by both professional and student musicians.  (We went to see the USAFA wind ensemble last month and enjoyed it greatly!)  In May, you can attend a chamber orchestra concert, jazz concert, choral concert, and a performance of […]

Grocery Deals for the Week of April 27th

New grocery sales start on Wednesdays in Colorado Springs, and our stores have their grocery ads available for a sneak peek the day before!  Check “next week’s” deals below, and if you have a question or want to share a great deal you found, please leave a comment on this post. King Soopers has a new Buy […]

Nordstrom Rack Opening on Thursday

The new Nordstrom Rack is opening this Thursday, April 28th, at 9 AM!  I got a flyer in the mail that said starting at 8 AM, they’ll have “music, treats, and a chance to win a $100 or $1,000 gift card”.  The new rack is located at 7805 N. Academy Blvd., in the shopping center […]

Quite Possibly My Favorite Sam’s Club Purchase Ever

I was at Sam’s this past week and saw that they again have in stock what is quite possibly my all-time favorite purchase from there. Last year, I was on the hunt for a glass drink dispenser, and I wanted a big one because I’d rather spend time with our guests than trying to keep drinks […]

Have You Seen the New Kroger Store Brand Labels?

So, is anyone else loving the new Kroger branding for their canned goods?! I buy a fair amount of store brands for canned staples, and it makes me so happy to see a nice design all lined up on my pantry shelves!  There’s even been a time or two recently that I’ve bought the store […]

Kids Bowl Free Program Now Started at The Summit

Some bowling alleys are getting a head start on the annual Kids Bowl Free Summer program!  Most centers don’t start offering the deal until late May, but The Summit Interquest started the deal on April 11th and King Pin starts on May 2nd. If you’re not familiar with Kids Bowl Free, it’s a program allows you to […]