2013

Alison Toon
Hail to the King

Feb 9, 2014
Hail to the King

Avenged Sevenfold performing at Aftershock 2013Every time I start my truck, I hear Avenged Sevenfold play, Hail to the King.It's not my phone's ringtone and it's not in my CD player.Avenged Sevenfold performing at Aftershock 2013Somehow, it's the only ...

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Cheapo in Sacto
Tax Preparation Discounts for 2013 Taxes

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Jan 27, 2014

The IRS Tax Filing Deadline is Tuesday, April 15 2013.

Have you started preparing for your Federal and State taxes? If you aren't using a Sacramento tax preparer for your 2013 taxes, there are a few ways to save some money on online services such as TurboTax.

Your bank, brokerage, credit card company, or mutual...

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Sacramento Connect
Recipes for your Super Bowl party

Jan 26, 2014
Recipes for your Super Bowl party

A gallery of super bowl recipes from Sacramento Connect food bloggers and The Sacramento Bee.

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The Blue Muse
New Year’s goals: Thinking back, looking ahead

New Year’s goals: Thinking back, looking ahead

Auntie Shawna and baby Satyana. If you guessed that my favorite experience of 2013 involved finishing the dissertation or graduating with a PhD or learning how to fly, you'd be close. All of those milestone definitely make the Top 10 Life List at ...

Sacramento Sidetracks
Young Actors Stage presents The Wizard of Oz [Giveaway]

Young Actors Stage presents The Wizard of Oz [Giveaway]

A very talented group of young performers will be hitting the stage this weekend! Follow them down the Yellow Brick Road in this timeless classic. Dorothy and her little dog Toto are on the run from the evil Miss Gulch. Suddenly, a tornado whisks them away from Kansas to the fantastic world of Oz...

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Cheapo in Sacto
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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The Blue Muse
One month to finish all the things

Nov 30, 2013
One month to finish all the things

Well, crap.It just occurred to me that putting up Christmas decor = almost December = end of the year = I ONLY HAVE ONE MONTH LEFT TO FINISH ALL THE 2013 GOALS!The all-caps should indicate to you, dear reader, that I am nowhere close to finishing said ...

Sacramento Sidetracks
Weekend Top 10: November 29 – December 1

Weekend Top 10: November 29 – December 1

Get those wiggles out during the FREE ADMISSION DAY & CANNED FOOD DRIVE at Fairytale Town. Friday Enjoy storytime with Mrs. Claus and lots of train displays at a SMALL TRAIN HOLIDAY in the California Railroad Museum. Friday – Saturday Build a toolbox to use as a holiday gift at the Home Depot KIDS...

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Sacramento Sidetracks
Beauty and the Beast at the B Street Theatre

Beauty and the Beast at the B Street Theatre

It was a warm and cozy afternoon with my kids at B Street Theatre’s intimate production of Beauty and the Beast. As we entered the lobby, families were gathering and the woman behind the quaint snack counter was assuring inquisitive children that the beast was just an actor with a mask and there was...

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Sacramento Sidetracks
BounceU Camp Review and Black Friday Drop & Shop

BounceU Camp Review and Black Friday Drop & Shop

I have so much to tell you about! -My kids’ experience at BounceU’s Thanksgiving Camp -Discount if you want to sign up for Wednesday or Friday of this week -Black Friday Drop & Shop -Winter Break Camp Yesterday, I took my kids to BounceU’s Thanksgiving Break CREATE & BOUNCE ART CAMP. We were greeted...



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