Public Telescope Viewing for Star Gazers

The  Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics provides public viewing opportunities from the rooftop of Tate Laboratory of Physics and Astronomy.  Because the Tate Laboratory of Physics & Astronomy is currently under construction, the Friday night viewings will be temporary discontinued.  Instead the Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics will be teaming up with the Bell Museum to bring […]

Joe’s Crab Shack: Support No Kid Hungry, Get Coupons

In support of Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign, Joe’s Crab Shack is helping raise funds and awareness for the cause. Through Sept. 30, guests can donate to end childhood hunger while dining in the restaurant and, in return, receive a valuable coupon for their next visit. For every $10 donation, receive a coupon […]

MN Sinfonia Announces Next FREE Concert Series

The Minnesota Sinfonia announces its Winter Concert Series Schedule from October of 2015 through March of 2016.  Admission is FREE to all concerts and children are welcome.   Comprised of the region’s best professional freelance musicians, the Minnesota Sinfonia is dedicated to serving the musical and educational needs of the citizens of Minnesota.  It is […]

Recycle used Markers and Drink Pouches for FREE

Now instead of tossing those markers or drink pouches you can recycle them for FREE through the Crayola Colorcycle program and the Terracycle Drink Pouch Brigade. The goal is to protect our environment and teach kids about it along the way.  The best environment for this occur is by setting up a program through your […]

Kids eat free at Ruby Tuesday every Tuesday

Here’s a new option for frugal families looking to dine out without breaking the bank: Ruby Tuesday is now offering the ever popular kids-eat-free promo at participating locations. Given its name, the offer is available every Tuesday (of course) from 5 p.m. to close. Families get one FREE kid’s entrée with each adult entrée purchased. […]

Free Play Soccer lets kids play and saves parents money

I love that I am a parent of a talented athlete. I dislike the fact that it drains my pocket book. I never thought in a million years I would turn into one of those on-the-go “soccer moms.”  But here I am, red minivan and all, driving across two states to my daughter’s first traveling […]

Get a Jump on retirement planning by opening a FREE online Social Security Account

Celebrate National My Social Security Week, July 19-25, by opening a FREE online my Social Security Account.  By opening an account users can verify earnings and gets estimates of their future benefits.  If you are already receiving benefits, you can get a benefit verification letter, check benefit and payment information, change address or direct deposit […]