Washington State Parks – Discover Pass FREE day, May 8


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Washington State Parks – FREE Day

Next Sunday, May 8 – you can get FREE entry to Washington State Parks for Sunday Spring Day. The Discover Pass is not required to visit state parks on free days.

The following are the 2016 State Parks free days:

  • June 4: National Trails Day
  • June 11: National Get Outdoors Day
  • Aug. 25: National Park Service Birthday
  • Sept. 24: National Public Lands Day
  • Nov. 11: Veterans Day

Please note: A Discover Pass is still required to access lands managed by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife during State Parks free days. Sno-Park permits are still required on free days at designated Sno-Parks during the winter season. Learn more about the Discover Pass and Free days here.

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Speaking of Parks – more than 100 national parks are waiving the entrance fees for National Park Week through Sunday, April 24! Go to the National Park Service website for a list of participating parks. We love the National Park system so much – amazing vistas, wonderful educational programs, helpful volunteers and so much more!

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Washington State Parks – Discover Pass FREE day, April 22


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Washington State Parks – FREE Day

This Friday, April 22 – you can get FREE entry to Washington State Parks for Earth Day. The Discover Pass is not required to visit state parks on free days.

The following are the 2016 State Parks free days:

  • May 8: Sunday Spring Day
  • June 4: National Trails Day
  • June 11: National Get Outdoors Day
  • Aug. 25: National Park Service Birthday
  • Sept. 24: National Public Lands Day
  • Nov. 11: Veterans Day

Please note: A Discover Pass is still required to access lands managed by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife during State Parks free days. Sno-Park permits are still required on free days at designated Sno-Parks during the winter season. Learn more about the Discover Pass and Free days here.

National-park-week-april-2016

Speaking of Parks – more than 100 national parks are waiving the entrance fees for National Park Week through Sunday, April 24! Go to the National Park Service website for a list of participating parks. We love the National Park system so much – amazing vistas, wonderful educational programs, helpful volunteers and so much more!

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Ben & Jerry’s FREE Cone Day – Tomorrow, April 12


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Ben & Jerry’s – FREE Cone Day

Tomorrow, April 12, is Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day! You can stop by any participating Ben & Jerry’s location between noon and 8 p.m. to pick up your cone.

You can find a location near you here.

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Washington State Parks – Discover Pass FREE day, March 26


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Washington State Parks – FREE Day

This Saturday, March 26 – you can get FREE entry to Washington State Parks for Saturday Spring Day. The Discover Pass is not required to visit state parks on free days.

The following are the 2016 State Parks free days:

  • April 22: Earth Day
  • May 8: Sunday Spring Day
  • June 4: National Trails Day
  • June 11: National Get Outdoors Day
  • Aug. 25: National Park Service Birthday
  • Sept. 24: National Public Lands Day
  • Nov. 11: Veterans Day

Please note: A Discover Pass is still required to access lands managed by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife during State Parks free days. Sno-Park permits are still required on free days at designated Sno-Parks during the winter season. Learn more about the Discover Pass and Free days here.

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Washington State Parks – Discover Pass FREE day, March 19


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Washington State Parks – FREE Day

TODAY, Saturday, March 19 – you can get FREE entry to Washington State Parks in honor of Washington State Parks’ 103rd birthday (March 19). The Discover Pass is not required to visit state parks on free days.

The following are the 2016 State Parks free days:

  • March 19: State Parks’ 103rd birthday
  • March 26: Saturday Spring Day
  • April 22: Earth Day
  • May 8: Sunday Spring Day
  • June 4: National Trails Day
  • June 11: National Get Outdoors Day
  • Aug. 25: National Park Service Birthday
  • Sept. 24: National Public Lands Day
  • Nov. 11: Veterans Day

Please note: A Discover Pass is still required to access lands managed by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife during State Parks free days. Sno-Park permits are still required on free days at designated Sno-Parks during the winter season. Learn more about the Discover Pass and Free days here.

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Kids can earn Junior Ranger badges at state, national parks


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If you have young kids and have spring break or summer road trip plans, check out the awesome Junior Ranger program in our state and national park system! As we have traveled around the country in an RV this year, we’ve done dozens of Junior Ranger programs and have earned lots of shiny badges.

To help other families get started I wrote a blog post all about how the Junior Ranger Program works!

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Chipotle – Get a coupon for a FREE burrito, Today only!


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Chipotle stores are closed this afternoon for food safety training until 3 p.m. nationwide. You can text the word RAINCHECK to 888222 to claim a coupon for a free burrito today only.

You should receive a response asking for your name and zip code followed by a message that you’ll receive your coupon in a few days. This offer is valid until 3 p.m. PST.

(Thanks, Money Saving Mom!)

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