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Sacramento Uber Deal: Get $20 off your first Uber car ride

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Jan 22, 2014

Get $20 off your first car ride with Uber cab car service in Sacramento.

I used Uber a few months ago and found it to be a great taxi alternative. It took about 15 minutes for the car to arrive:

  • No tipping (it is included in fee)
  • Pay in advance with credit card or paypal
  • Use the...

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Sacramento Free Museum Day Feb. 1

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Jan 13, 2014
Sacramento Free Museum Day Feb. 1

Sacramento Museum Day for free and discounted museum admission will take placeSaturday Feb 1, 2014.Participating:Aerospace Museum of CaliforniaCalifornia Automobile MuseumCalifornia Foundry History MuseumThe California MuseumCalifornia State Military M...

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Chronicles of Nothing
Bumping the codes for LEGO Minifigures: The LEGO Movie series

Bumping the codes for LEGO Minifigures: The LEGO Movie series

The latest series of LEGO minifigures recently came out. This series is centered around the LEGO movie that will be released next month.  Paul & I hightailed it down to the LEGO store at the Mall of America and found … Continue reading 

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The State Hornet
Winter break is great, unless you work retail

Dec 10, 2013

Christmas time is finally here and us college students are looking forward to graduation, celebrating the holidays with the family and a five week break to recover from the semester and prepare for the next. Unless, of course, you work in retail. 



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Sacramento Downtown Ice Rink 2013

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Dec 5, 2013
Sacramento Downtown Ice Rink 2013

Sacramento Downtown Ice Rink 2013 - Ice Skating Deals for Cheapos


The Downtown Sacramento Ice Rink, located near the K St. entrance to Downtown Plaza, opened in early November.

Regular Hours through January 20
  • Monday-Thursday: 2 pm – 8 pm
  • Friday –Saturday: 10 am – 10 pm
  • Sunday: 10 am – 8 pm
Normal...

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Post Cyber-Monday Deals

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Dec 3, 2013
Post Cyber-Monday Deals

Did you miss your chance to shop on Cyber Monday?

There are still some good deals out there:

Macy's is 25% off (very few restrictions) with code FRIEND
Get an additional 6% back when you register and click through Mr Rebates.

Levi's 40% is over- but they still have 30%. Plus 7% back on

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Undercover Caterer
Cyber Monday — 5R Farm

Dec 2, 2013

You may or may not have noticed a little box on the sidebar of this here blog advertising 5R Farm.  It’s owned and run by my friends Stacy and Sean.  Stacy is the maker of soaps and lotions, as well as the chicken whisperer.  I’m not sure if the chickens came before the soaps...

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Limit Reached
More bumping: Lego Minifigures Series 11

Nov 18, 2013
More bumping: Lego Minifigures Series 11

As you might recall, in September, Paul acquired a few of the “grab bag” type minifigures from Lego.  A few weeks ago, we went to the Mall of America Lego store and acquired a few more. We used the combo … Continue reading 

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Brown Thumb Mama
10 Crazy Things You Can Buy on Amazon

Nov 15, 2013
10 Crazy Things You Can Buy on Amazon

Note: I am an Amazon affiliate, so I may earn a small commission from any purchases you make through these links. Every now and then, I’ll put a note on Facebook about something wacky I found on Amazon. You really can get just about anything from them! Since they sell so many things that...

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Slide Show and Ice Cream
Date Night on Your Lunch Hour

Date Night on Your Lunch Hour

Do you go on dates with your significant other? One evening a week, get a babysitter and enjoy a romantic evening out with your sweetie. So say the relationship gurus, whose target audience must be richer than me. Your relationship is worth the investment. Nope, I’m pretty sure my marriage would suffer if we invested...



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