Colorado Springs Mini Maker Faire at Library 21C

The second Colorado Springs Mini Maker Faire will be this Saturday, October 10th at Library 21C: Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker Movement. It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what they are […]

Free Medium Drink from Caribou Coffee

There are now two Caribou Coffee locations in Colorado Springs (and more to come, I would expect, as they make Einstein Bros locations into a joint bagelry and coffee shop).  You can get a free medium drink when you join their e-club and fill out a demographic survey!  Go here to join – be sure […]

Donate $1, Get $10 in Coupons from Captain D’s

Meredith emailed with this tip: I received an e-mail from Captain D’s stating if you donate $1 to help end childhood hunger you will receive $10 in coupons. This is for a limited time at participating locations.

$30 Voucher to Salvation Army Thrift Store for $17

Groupon has a $30 voucher to Salvation Army Family Store for $17 right now.  It’s valid for 120 days after purchase, and it looks like this is an ongoing deal – it says you can purchase one every 90 days.  I don’t see any restrictions on using it on sale items!

Sam’s Club Membership Deal ($20 Gift Card, Free Chicken)

Sam’s Club has a membership special (that’s open to everyone – I believe the new mom’s membership deal is now over) right now: you can join here and get a $20 gift card, a free rotisserie chicken, and some dollar-off coupons.  It’s open through October 10th, and is open to anyone who hasn’t had a […]

Where To Get A Good Price on Spice Jars

I stopped into World Market the other day to pick up some spice jars, and thought I should tell you that I think it’s the cheapest place to get spice jars!  They have three sizes: 2.8 oz, 4.5 oz, and 6 oz; and most all of their jars are around $1.00 each. I have quite […]

Cool Science Festival is October 3-11

The 2015 Colorado Springs Cool Science Festival will be next October 3rd-11th.  Various businesses and industries will be hosting special events in conjunction with this festival; most are designed for children or families and many are free!  You can tour a radio station, learn about food science at Adam’s Mountain Cafe, learn more about Garden […]

Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog Opens October 3rd

Denise emailed me with this tip: The Pikes Peak Children’s Museum is still raising funds for a building, etc. but they are hosting a traveling Clifford exhibit at the Space Foundation Discovery Center on the west side from October 3rd to mid-January. For just $30, you can get a family pass to the exhibit and […]

Grocery Pick-Up Comes to Walmart in Colorado Springs

I feel like I’ve been hearing about grocery pick-up from King Soopers and Walmart in the Denver area forever and I’ve been waiting very impatiently for it to come here! Finally, Walmart is bringing their grocery pick-up service to five stores in the Colorado Springs area (8th Street, Razorback Rd, Fountain, Falcon, and Monument). You […]

Sprouts Deals (9/30-10/7): Grapes for $0.88/lb + Great Deals on Nature’s Path

A lot of kids are going to be happy that grapes are on sale this week at Sprouts – red, green, and black are $0.88/lb.  And they have Late July tortilla chips for $1.50.  I think I have shared just how delicious the flavors of Late July are, and they’re practically healthy if I can […]