Free National Park Service Annual Pass for All 4th Grade Students

Do you have a child in fourth grade this school year? (I do!) If so, you'll want to know about this program! Every Kid In A Park offers a FREE annual pass to all National Park Service Federal Lands and Waters for 4th graders and their families.  You can explore dozens of places with no entry cost to … [Read more...]

INCREDIBLES 2 Printable Activity Sheets: Coloring Pages, Recipes and More

The family film INCREDIBLES 2 (rated PG) is now in theaters everywhere! For lots more in-depth information about the movie, be sure to visit us over at ThriftyJinxy.com where we have an Incredibles 2 Spoiler Free Review and interviews with the cast. We absolutely LOVE this movie and just can't get … [Read more...]

Free Kids Summer Reading Programs

Although Spring has just started for us here in Minnesota, summer will be here before we know it and that means lots of extra time to read our favorite books! Whether your child loves to read or is a reluctant reader, Summer Reading Programs are a great way to keep the reading going. Thanks to … [Read more...]

Good Report Card Freebies for 2018

The satisfaction of good grades is a reward in itself, but the added incentive of a special treat for doing well never hurts! Kristie at Saving Dollars and Sense has created this great list of rewards your kids can receive for presenting their good report cards. It’s always best to call your local … [Read more...]

10 Earth Day Freebies for Kids: Word Search, Coloring Pages, Bookmarks and More!

Are you ready to celebrate Earth Day on April 22nd? It is a great opportunity to discuss important topics with your kids about how we can help the health of our planet and get involved to celebrate, support and promote Earth! We love that every year there seem to be more and more organized … [Read more...]

FREE Dr. Seuss Reading Event at Select Target Stores Nationwide – Saturday, March 3rd

You and your kids can celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday this Saturday, March 3rd at select Target stores nationwide with their Hats Off to Reading 2018 Event! Stop in from 10 am - 1 pm for a Dr. Seuss read-along. They'll have a story time with a big book version of Green Eggs and Ham, and kids can take … [Read more...]

FREE Printable St Patricks Day Word Search Puzzle

St. Patrick's Day will soon be here! While in recent times it's often though of as a "grown-up" holiday, there are plenty of kid-friendly and family ways to celebrate! We love to cook up green colored or rainbow treats, make some leprechaun traps and do a few St. Pat's crafts. We have some extra fun … [Read more...]

FREE Printable Valentine’s Day Word Search Puzzle

Have some fun with your little sweethearts with this free printable Valentine's Day Word Search Puzzle.  It features 17 words related to the holiday such as love, heart, flowers, friends and more. This makes a fun activity for a bit of quiet time at your Valentine's Day party or as an addition to … [Read more...]

FREE Printable Halloween Tic Tac Toe Game

Whether you're helping out with your child's classroom Halloween party or you just want something fun for your kids to do to celebrate Halloween, you'll want to check out this FREE printable Halloween Tic Tac Toe game! This fun and slightly spooky printable would make for a fun sit down game for … [Read more...]

Free National Park Service Annual Pass for All 4th Grade Students

Do you have a child in fourth grade this school year? If so, you'll want to know about this program! Every Kid In A Park offers a FREE annual pass to all National Park Service Federal Lands and Waters for 4th graders and their families.  You can explore dozens of places with no entry cost to … [Read more...]