Reminder: Free Entrance To National Parks!


Here are the dates you can get into our National Parks for free for 2016! This means entrance into our national parks are free!  This is most likely the highlight of our cross country travels was visiting some of our National Parks.



January 18: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
April 16 through 24: National Park Week
August 25 through 28: National Park Service Birthday
September 24: National Public Lands Day
November 11: Veterans Day

Don’t forget Military Get A FREE Annual National Park Pass!

Other Free Passes:

Annual 4th Grade Pass: I think every child should have this!

Access Pass

Senior Pass ($10)

Volunteer Pass

Many local libraries also have passes that you can “check out” to go for free as well! 

Mount Rainier


mtsthelenMount St. Helens



Glacier Point-Yosemite

If you have little ones, let them do activities needed, for them to be Junior Park rangers! The kids take great pride in doing this. My little one, has done this at every National Park we have gone to since he was 4 years old!


My little one (a few years ago ;)), at Glacier Point being sworn in as a Junior National Park Ranger!

Don’t forget Military Get A FREE Annual National Park Pass!


Walgreens: Free + Moneymaker Colgate Optic White Toothpaste


Everyone loves free toothpaste and I’ve told you before, you should never pay for toothpaste. Here is a free plus moneymaker deal on Colgate Optic White Toothpaste this week at Walgreens:

Colgate Optic White Toothpaste (Includes select varieties): $3
Use: $1.00/1 Colgate Toothpaste Product; Includes Optic White, Enamel Health, or Sensitive, 3 oz or Larger
or: $0.50/1 Colgate Toothpaste – 8-14-16 SS; Includes 3 oz or Larger Only (exp 08/27/16)
Pay: $2 OOP
Get:$2.50 RR
Final Price: FREE + $0.50 Moneymaker!


Walgreens: FREE 8X10 Photo Enlargement


Get out your favorite picture of you and mom, and make a FREE 8 X 10 photo enlargement! This would make a perfect way to preserve those back to school memories!! Simply add an 8X10 to your cart, enter promo code JUSTBECAUSE at checkout and it will be free. Make sure to choose pick up in store to avoid shipping charges! I did this to verify, and I am on my way to get my free 8X10 now! :)

Free 8×10 thru August 15th


HOT! Free Candy At Drugstores!

If you need a sugar fix, here are a few items you can grab for free this week at some of our favorite drugstores! Here are a few of them:
CVS Candy Freebies

Mars Chocolate Singles, 1 – 2 oz – $0.99

Get $0.75 ECB wyb 1 participating Mars, Air Heads, Hi-Chew, Mentos or Hershey’s Singles; Limit 1

Out-of-Pocket Price: $0.49
Final Price: Free + $0.26 Moneymaker
Buy 1; Use $0.50/1 coupon; Includes ExtraCare savings
Black Forest Organic Gummy Bears, 4 oz – $1.49

Get $1.49 ECB wyb 1 participating Black Forest Gummies; Limit 1

Out-of-Pocket Price: $1.49
Final Price: Free
Black Forest Organic Gummy Worms, 4 oz – $1.49

Get $1.49 ECB wyb 1 participating Black Forest Gummies; Limit 1

Out-of-Pocket Price: $0.74
Final Price: Free
Walgreens Candy Freebie
Trolli Gummy Candy, 7 – 8 oz – $1.50
Buy any participating Trolli product, get $1.50 RR
Out-of-Pocket Price: $1.50
Final Price: FREE

Hot! Free Milo’s Tea At Walmart

Milo's Sweet Tea

If you like tea, head to Walmart where you can get Milo’s tea completely free! There is a rebate on both the Citrus Green Tea, and the gallon sweet tea varieties. You will pay $2.78 for the Citrus Green Tea or $2 for the gallon sweet tea. Submit for rebate, and your purchase will be free! (I suggested Walmart a they have the lowest price I have been able to find for Milo’s).

Milo's Citrus Green Tea

Rebate information: 

Print your name and address (No PO Boxes) on 3X5 card & send with your original receipt with product name and purchase price circled. Limit 1 rebate per household/ Allow 6 – 8 weeks to receive your rebate.

Mail to:

Milo’s Tea Company

3112 Dublin Lane

Bessemer, AL 35022