Happy Veterans Day! 50+ Restaurant, Retail and Entertainment Freebies for Vets & Active Duty Military
Veterans Day is this Friday, November 11, and many businesses are offering freebies, discounts and deals for veterans and active duty service members in honor of the many brave sacrifices they've made for this country.
I read a lot. And being the crazy, routine-loving person that I am, I also have certain times that I like to read certain things. It sounds intense, but it works for me.
Stars Hollow. Luke's Diner. Dean and Rory. If these names made you sigh longingly at the memory of your favorite TV show, this post is for you. Oh, and if you love coffee even half as much as Lorelei Gilmore, this post is also for you.
For me, coffee is up there with kittens and cookie dough as the best thing on earth. If you're a fellow fan of the bean, join me in celebration! Tomorrow is National Coffee Day, so we rounded up everywhere you can get a free (or cheap) cup o' Joe. You're welcome.
If you thought 7-Eleven day only came around once a year, you're in for a tasty surprise! Today, August 19, and tomorrow, August 20, 7-Eleven is offering up an encore round of its Bring Your Own Cup promotion, which means Slurpee lovers around the country can enjoy giant pales of their favorite Slurpee flavors for just $1.50!
The Chicago Cubs are on an absolute tear, sitting in first place in the National League's Central Division, an astounding 12.5 games ahead of the St. Louis Cardinals. Even as a life long Cardinals fan, I have to admit that this is Chicago's year and it's been a lot of fun to watch their fans go from the lovable losers who show up to Opening Day toting signs that say "Wait Until Next Year" to a fan base that actually believes they can do it.
The root beer float was invented in 1874 by a Philadelphia soda vendor named Robert McCay Green. As the story goes, Green ran out of ice on a steamy summer day and was forced to improvise. He bought ice cream from a neighboring vendor, mixed it with his root beer, and a new beverage was born.
It's the most wonderful time of the year! No it's not Christmas, it's even better: tomorrow, July 29, is National Chicken Wing Day, and that means a lot of your favorite wing joints are serving up free plates of spicy, tangy and piping-hot chicken wings, straight from the basket into your belly.
National Ice Cream Day is possibly the sweetest summer holiday in the history of the universe, and trust me, we're totally on board with all of the freebies, BOGOs to celebrate everyone's favorite sweet treat on Sunday 7/17.