Summer Gardening? Join the Home Depot Gardening Club

Home Depot’s Garden Club: $300 in Annual Coupon Savings

A few weeks ago we offered 10 Tips for Growing a Garden for Less.  Now, you can get a jump start on your summer gardening by joining the FREE Home Depot Gardening Club.  New members will receive a $5 coupon good on any $50+ gardening purchase.  In addition, you’ll receive periodic valuable coupons, savings, and advice.  In total, Home Depot Gardening Club members typically receive over $300 in annual coupon savings.

The Home Depot sends coupons via email and postal mail so be sure to sign up if you enjoy gardening!  Registration is free and you can sign up by clicking the banner above.

Additional benefits of The Home Depot’s Garden Club include –

  • Access to gardeners and fellow enthusiasts in the members-only community
  • Exclusive advice, special offers, and savings delivered straight to your inbox
  • A personalized garden journal for photo organizing, sharing, and tagging

How do I Join?

  • Enter your email address and zip code in the banner above
  • Click the orange Sign Up Now button
  • You’re all set.  Enjoy your savings!

Explore New Jersey on a Budget: 12 Free Family Activities

Explore New Jersey on a Budget: 12 Free Family Activities

Explore New Jersey on a Budget: 12 Free Family Activities

By now, if you live in the NY/NJ tri-state area, you’ve probably seen the New Jersey “Stronger than the Storm” commercials and can’t get the catchy jingle out of your head!  While the majority of New Jersey beaches have reopened since Superstorm Sandy, there’s plenty of fun activities off the beach throughout the state!  The best part is, many of these activities are FREE of charge!  There’s no need to plan expensive day trips or weekend getaways when there are plenty of fun and frugal attractions to enjoy right in-state.  If you’re looking to enjoy more fun and experiences on a budget, take a look below at the list of free things to do in New Jersey that you can explore this weekend!

Whether a museum, art, nature, or historic sites interest you, you’ll find a little of each below.  Everyone is sure to find something to enjoy while keeping some money in their pocket.  Take a look.

Free Family Activities in New Jersey


  1. Atlantic City Historical Museum (Atlantic City) – If you love exploring a variety of ever changing history exhibits, live presentations and more, The Atlantic City Historical Museum is open every day from 10 a.m .to 4 p.m.  It’s free to the public.
  2. Discovery Seashell Museum (Ocean City) Children and adults alike will love seeing some of the rarest seashell specimens available in the world. Pay a visit to the Shell Yard and rest your eyes on over 10,000 varieties of seashells. Admission is free.
  3. Sea Life Museum Marine Stranding center (Brigantine) – Children love getting up close with the animals. At the Sea Life Museum you can see marine animals up close and personal.  This museum works to rehabilitate injured animals so they can be released again.  Come see those animals and learn about them for free. 

Nature Experiences

  1. The Presby Memorial Iris Gardens (Montclair) – Can you appreciate some beautiful botany samples? See over 4,000 varieties of Irises at the Presby Memorial Iris Gardens.  In fact, the  Iris Gardens have been designated a National Historic Site. The best time to visit is between May and June and admission is free.
  2. Howell Living History Farm (Lambertville) – Want to take a step back in time? Visit the Howell Living History Farm and you can help build a barn or even bake a fresh loaf of bread. Kids will enjoying  playing  with the farm animals. Admission is free.
  3. Cattus Island County Park (Tom’s River) – Come explore the 500 acres of nature and hiking trails. You can enjoy bird watching and many of the other activities available for guests. More activities are available on Saturdays than any other day of the week, so that is an ideal day to swing by! Admission is free.
  4. Warren E. Fox Nature Center (Mays Landing) – The Warren Fox center offers a huge variety of free presentations that cover a variety of nature topics such as bird watching and herb growing even! All events and displays are free to enjoy.

Art Opportunities

  1. Noyes Museum of Art (Oceanville) – If a collection of American fine and folk art and the works of regional and national artists interest you, the Noyes Museum of Art is a must see.  If you become a member of the museum for a nominal fee,  then admission and free. If not, admission is $3.00 and children under 12 are free. This is still a great value!
  2. Atlantic City Art Center (Atlantic City) – Come and enjoy the exhibition galleries that change change monthly featuring a variety of original artwork. You can enjoy local artists or regional all in one place. Admission is free. Open 10 AM – 4 PM, 7 Days a Week.
  3. Princeton Art Museum (Princeton) – Come and experience quality art up close. This is a comprehensive museum with tons to see. Open Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Closed Mondays and some major holidays. Admission is free.

Historic Sites

  1. Hereford Inlet Lighthouse (North Wildwood) – Come and enjoy the gorgeous Lighthouse Cottage and accompanying Herb Gardens. This site has won many awards and is a visual site to see. Admission is free.
  2. Fort Hancock Historic District (Sandy Hook) –  If you enjoy lighthouses, The Sandy Hook Lighthouse is still in use today, and is the nation’s oldest lighthouse. The park is open daily, sunrise to sunset and is free.

Are you ready to experience some of the best that New Jersey has to offer?  And are you ready to enjoy it all for free?  Make note of the many free attractions above and take advantage of them this summer when boredom sets in!  Nothing is more exciting than being able to enjoy all of these attractions without spending a dime.

What free family activities does your family enjoy on the weekends?

Join Recyclebank: Save the Planet + Earn Points & Prizes

Join Recyclebank: Save the Planet + Earn Points & Prizes

Join Recyclebank: Save the Planet + Earn Points & Prizes

Recyclebank recently added a 1-year All You magazine subscription to its rewards catalog – for just 400 points!
This is a great way to get this popular magazine FREE!

Have you heard the buzz about Recyclebank yet?  To commemorate Earth Day, it’s the perfect time to hear about it!  In a nutshell, Recyclebank is a rewards program whose mission is to inspire others to take actions that will have a positive impact on the environment.  When you take those actions (which you’re probably doing already), you can earn points to use for wonderful rewards.  The reward selection is huge and includes products, discounts, coupons, and even donations to support environmental education in schools!

At Recyclebank, you earn points for taking everyday green actions that are so important to our planet, like learning how to use less water or making greener purchases when you shop.  Then, you can use those points to get FREE rewards.  If you are already doing these tasks, why not be rewarded for them?  If you’re not, there is no better time to start.

Interested? Here’s How to Join Recyclebank for Free

  • First, you will need to sign up for Recyclebank
  • Click the blue “get started” button
  • Fill out the simple registration and even get the chance to earn a few free quick points!
  • Once you are registered, head over to the Earn Tab to start earning even more valuable points.

Once you’re registered you can earn points in a variety of ways.  This includes home recycling, using points code on specially marked packages, by using the Learn & Earn program, referring a friend, or completing a specified online action.  These tasks and opportunities update often so keep an eye on your email for all of the latest offers.  You can also just start exploring the “earn” area to learn about all the fun ways to earn your points.

The Recyclebank Blueprint allows you to go through your house room by room and find ways to be more energy efficient.  It’s an excellent tool to not only cut down on your carbon footprint but earn some quick points.  Navigating the site is easy to get the hang of, and it seems like you will never run out of chances to learn more and earn points in the process.

So what can you earn?  Some of the latest prizes include coupons for free food items at McDonald’s, free pet food products, home products, high value printable coupons, a free 1-year All You Magazine subscriptions and lots more. You can earn after completing just a few tasks.  Points at Recyclebank add up quickly!

Give Recyclebank a try and don’t just save the planet, but earn some great prizes doing so!

Save Money on Gas – Enter to Win FREE Gasoline from Shell

Save Money on Gas – Win FREE Gasoline from Shell

Who says there’s no such thing as free?  Imagine all the summer trips and family fun you could have if you had free gasoline for a year?  Looking for a way to save money on gas?  Try your luck and enter today for your chance to win free Shell Nitrogen Enhanced Gasoline for yourself AND 5 friends!  It doesn’t get better than that!  To enter, simply click the Shell banner above.

Good luck!

Sign up for Whole Mom Newsletter and Win $500 Whole Foods Gift Card

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Win a $500 Whole Foods Gift Card from Whole Mom

Sign up for the Whole Foods Whole Moms Free Newsletter and Win!

If you are a fan of Whole Foods, hurry over to the Whole Mom Facebook page for a chance to win a $500 gift card!  Right now, when you click “Like,” on the Whole Mom Facebook page and sign up to receive the Whole Mom Newsletter, you are entered for some excellent and valuable prizes!  Plus, you’ll receive valuable information and savings, right to your mailbox!

By signing up for the Whole Mom Newsletter, you’ll receive a monthly bulletin filled with savings, giveaways and goodness and be entered for a chance to win a $500 Gift Card from Whole Foods!  Could you use $500.00 worth of free groceries?  Then head over and sign up! Signing up only takes a minute, and it is free to join.

Here is how to get your free newsletter and be entered into the $500 gift card drawing:

  • Visit Whole Mom on Facebook
  • Click the “Like” button
  • Fill out the required fields and click enter
  • That’s it! You will now receive the Whole Moms newsletter and be entered!

The sooner you enter, the sooner you will start receiving valuable information. This sweepstakes ends 5/19/2013, so don’t delay!

Pampers Gifts to Grow Program: Free Gift Cards + Baby Items

Pampers Gifts to Grow Program: Free Gift Cards + Baby Items

Earn Free Rewards Plus 100 Points with Pampers Gifts to Grow Program

If you have a new bundle of joy in the house, chances are you are buying a lot of diapers and wipes! Well why not be rewarded for the baby products you are buying? With the Pampers Gifts to Grow Program, you can earn free gifts and gift cards just by buying the baby products you buy anyways!

You may have noticed that each time you buy a Pampers product, there is a unique Gifts to Grow code on the packaging. Each of those unique codes is worth anywhere from 10-50 points. When you open your free Gifts to Grow Account, you can sign in and enter those codes which then accumulate until you have enough to trade in for great rewards! Rewards include name brand children’s toys and accessories as well as Amazon,, and Shutterfly gift cards! Surely all will come in handy with a new baby in the house!

The sooner you sign up, the sooner you can start accumulating points! Plus, right now you can earn 100 free points just by signing up!

Interested? Here’s how to get started

  • Visit Pampers Gifts to Grow.
  • Create your account by entering your email and a password.
  • You may be asked to customize your profile by telling a little bit more about your family.
  • That’s it! You can now start entering codes and earning! Just looked on your Pampers brand packages for your unique code.

Your account will be credited your 100 bonus points once it is created. Your Gifts to Grow account is FREE to join and create, and you won’t have to take any complicated surveys or complete any others tasks than entering your codes. It is so user friendly and easy to earn great rewards just for buying the products such as diapers and wipes you are going to need.

And since you are going to be purchasing those Pampers diapers and wipes, why not score some extra savings while you are at it? Check out the excellent printable coupons below that can save you over $10.00 on Pampers products.

Free Printable Baby Coupons

Head over to sign up for the Pampers Gifts to Grow Program today so you can be on your way to earning valuable rewards!

House Party: FREE Ducked Out Duck Dynasty Party

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Host a “Ducked Out”: Duck Dynasty House Party

Get your ducks in a row for Season 3 of A&E’s Duck Dynasty by hosting a “Ducked Out” House Party.  House Party is accepting application for a Duck Dynasty House Party to be held on Saturday, February 23!  House Party will send you a Duck Dynasty Party Pack to get your party started.

Your exclusive Duck Dynasty House Party Pack will contain:

  • DVD including sneak peek preview of Season 3 and two episodes from Season 2, plus a special introduction from the Robertsons themselves
  • Robertson family recipe cards
  • Duck Dynasty T-shirt
  • Duck Dynasty poster
  • Beards
  • Robertson face masks
  • Bandana
  • Duck Dynasty coasters

Hosting spots are competitive so be sure to get your application in today!  Good luck!

Home Depot Orange Insider: FREE Coupons, Savings & Advice

Join Home Depot’s Orange Insider for FREE Coupons, Savings & Advice

You may be thinking it’s way too early to start thinking about gardening, but now is the time to sign up for Home Depot’s Orange Insider to receive valuable coupons, savings, and advice.  This way, you’ll get Home Depot coupons as soon as the time for spring and summer gardening rolls around!

Home Depot’s Orange Insider rewards members with valuable coupons, savings, newsletters, and gardening advice.  The Home Depot sends coupons via email and postal mail so be sure to sign up if you enjoy gardening!  Registration is free and you can sign up by clicking the banner above.

Additional benefits of The Home Depot’s Garden Club include –

  • Access to gardeners and fellow enthusiasts in the members-only community
  • Exclusive advice, special offers, and savings delivered straight to your inbox
  • A personalized garden journal for photo organizing, sharing, and tagging

Sign Up: Click the orange Join Now button

Everyday with Rachael Ray – FREE Digital Issue

Everyday with Rachel Ray

Everyday with Rachael Ray – FREE Digital Issue


Hurry, for a limited time, sign up to receive a complimentary Everyday with Rachael Ray Jan/Feb 2013 digital issue.  The issue will be delivered via email and can be read online or from a tablet.  No payment information is required.

Free offers usually run out quickly, so be sure to sign up now if you’re interested.