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Free Juice at Juice It Up!


Get ready for another Freebie, on Tuesday, August 4, Juice It Up! will be celebrating 20 refreshing years of HEALTH, JUICE & FUN by handing out FREE Strawberry Wave™ smoothies or the all new California Cooler™ smoothies between 9am and 11am.

The new Summer smoothie, the California Cooler™, is a refreshing blend of fresh cucumber, pineapple juice, lemonade, lime sherbet and pineapple ans will be in stores July 12-August 22.

Don’t miss out on the fun, head to your local Juice It Up! to take advantage of this sweet anniversary promotion and don’t forget to share a photo of you, your friends, and family enjoying your free smoothies! Tag your pictures with #FreeOnThe4th & #JuiceItUp. We’ll be sharing our favorites on IG & FB!

*Valid at all participating Juice It Up! locations. Free smoothie is for a small California Cooler or Strawberry Wave only, while supplies last. Limit one offer per person, must be present. Product selection may vary. No substitutions. No purchase necessary.


Happy Birthday Ruby!

IHOP 57¢ Pancakes



Tomorrow, Tuesday, July 7, 2105, celebrate IHOP’s 57th anniversary! They’re rolling back the price of their Original Buttermilk Pancake Short Stacks (3 pancakes) to just 57¢!

Stop by your local participating IHOP tomorrow between 7:00 am – 7:00 pm to join the celebration! (Restrictions apply – one per person, dine in only)

To learn more and find a location near you click here.


I Scream for Ice Cream!!!


I Scream for Ice Cream…don’t you? For the passed few weeks I have been diligent about what I am eating so it pains me to have to pass on this but the kids would love it! So, even though, I can’t partake in this FREEBIE I must pass it along to everyone.

This is the perfect FREEBIE to celebrate Summer Vacation! Irvine Spectrum has another Grand Opening. Get a FREE custom Ice Cream Sandwich at Cream. This delicious treat is made of cold ice cream, fresh out-of-the-oven cookies and rolled in sprinkles or nuts or candy…You create your treat! YUM!!!!

Cream‘s Grand Opening is Friday, June 19th from 12-10pm for free ice cream sandwiches, facepainter, balloon artist & more!

For more information visit Cream‘s Facebook page.

Cream is located at 640 Spectrum Center Dr, Irvine, California 92618


Get Your Juice On!!!

Pressed Juicery

I’ve been juicing for the last few weeks so this FREEBIE is more than exciting to me! If you like freshly pressed juices, you’ll want to go to the Grand opening of “Pressed Juicery” this Saturday.

To celebrate Pressed Juicery’s grand opening at Irvine Spectrum Center this Saturday, June 20th from 11:00am to 3:00pm, they are giving away a free cold-pressed juice. Also, be one of the first 50 people in line at 11:00am and receive a free $25 Pressed Juicery gift card!

pressedjuicery1Pressed Juicery is located near Nordstrom, across from Cotton On, and believes that living well shouldn’t be a compromise. Their mission is to bring nutritious, premium juice to everyone who strives to live their best life. Get Your Juice On at their grand opening to taste firsthand The Pressed Difference!

 Here’s a  look at their menu

Pressed Juicery is located at the Irvine Spectrum Center, 71 Fortune Dr Irvine, CA 92618


Target First Sunday

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This Sunday is Target’s FREE First Sunday. This program gives you and your family a chance to take in some art and experience some family festivities for FREE or at a reduced price.

Target believes in community events that everyone can enjoy. Whether it’s hosting a day of reading for parents and kids, or partnering with arts organizations to help budding artists create their next masterpiece. For a list of musuems near you click here.

Here in Orange County Bower’s Museum and Children’s Museum at La Habra participate in this program.

Bower's Museum
Bower’s Museum

Bowers Museum

This Sunday, May 3, 2015 enjoy Bower’s May Day Festival from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm

Schedule of Events in the Margaret & Cleo Courtyard:

  • 11 AM – 3:30 PM Facepainting, Fresh Flower Art and Flower Wreath art projects. Food Treat Sampling (as supply lasts)
  • 12pm “All We Need is Love,” dance by the Dot Comm Dancers from O. C.
    School of the Arts. Director: Jim Kolb, Choreographer: Tawny Chapman
  • 12:20pm Poe Street Band
  • 12:45pm Slunicko, Traditional Children’s songs, poems and dances
  • 1:00pm Karicka, Women’s Folk Dance Group
  • 1:15pm Poe Street Band, Moravian folk songs
  • 1:45pm David Cousin, Internationally renown Juggler Extraordinaire
  • 2:30pm Antonin Dvorak, 16 year old Saxophonist performs the New World Symphony
  • 2:45pm Poe Street Band

Enjoy FREE admission to WHERE ENDS MEET: A Retrospective of Works by Nancy Ravenhall Johnson; QI BAISHI: CHINA’s MODERN MASTER and all permanent exhibitions including: Sacred Realms: Temple Murals by Shashi Dhoj Tulachan; Spirits and Headhunters: Art of the Pacific Islands; California Legacies: Missions and Ranchos; California: The Golden Years; Ancient Arts of China: A 5000 Year Legacy.



Open from 10:00am – 4:00 pm, kids can enjoy Interactive & High-tech exhibits featuring Art & Archaeology, Face Painting, and art projects of May Flower Baskets and Spring kites, Join Master Storyteller and Miss Cynthia, for presentations at the following times:

  • 11:30 Why Fire Belongs to Man African Folktale
  • 12:30 The Lion’s whisker Namibian Folk Tale
  • 1:30 The Grumpy Tree Old USA Tale
  • 2:30 The Little Crooked House English Folk Tale
  • 3:30 Two Red Roses Korean Folk Tale

The Kidseum is located 2 blocks south of the Bowers Museum at 1802 N. Main Street

(corner of 18th and Main) For more information, contact 714.567.3600.


Children’s Museum at La Habra

Art Escape is the theme of the month. Art is all around us! Get your hands dirty and let your imagination run wild as you dabble in a variety of mediums in this art inspired day.

A total of 500 people are admitted on Target FREE Sundays.Hand stamps for both sessions are distributed at 1pm and are on a first come first served basis. There is no museum admittance once all 500 slots are filled. (This does not apply to CMLH Members.) Session times are 1-2:45pm and 3:15-5pm.

Children’s Museum at La Habra is located at 301 South Euclid Street La Habra, CA 90631


It’s Ladybug Weekend

It’s a Ladybug weekend at Armstrong Garden as they are giving away Over 2 Million FREE Ladybugs April 25th & 26th 2015 with any purchase.

Ladybugs are the most popular organic pest control for your garden. Join Armstrong Garden for some ladybug luck and FREE classes this weekend.

To find a Armstrong Garden Center near you click on the link below.

Find your nearest Armstrong Garden Centers


Earth Day Giveaway

Roger’s Gardens has an Earth Day Giveaway for you!

On April 22, 2015 from 9:00 am – 6:00 pm, each guest will receive a free USDA certified organic herb or vegetable. Our certified organic herbs and vegetables are grown in three inch, biodegradable, rice hull containers and are easily composted – no petroleum. *While supplies last.

For more information visit or call 949.640.5800

Free Cone Day



Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day is Tomorrow! My family and I look forward to this event every year. Since 1979 Ben & Jerry’s way to celebrate and say thanks for another year of support is with Free cone day!

Find a Ben & Jerry’s near you and get your free Cone all day on Tuesday, April 14, 2015.

 Make sure to  share your #FreeConeDay Tweets and Instagram pictures.