Knox County Library’s Children’s Festival of Reading May 19th

Mark your coupon calendars for some free family fun May 19,2012!

That is the date for this years Knox County Library’s Children’s Festival of Reading From 10 am-3:00pm World’s Fair Park will come alive with world-class children’s book authors and illustrators, storytellers, musicians, and all manner of crazy fun! It’s the kickoff celebration to a summer of reading.

Our family has always had so much fun at the Festival. There is so much for them to do and see.

This year there is also a huge line up of acclaimed children’s authors and illustrators that will be there.

Jennifer Holm and Matthew Holm make up the brother-sister team who created Babymouse 

Alyssa Capucilli  the award-winning author of over 75 books including Biscuit

Gail Carson Levine  author of  Ella Enchanted  which earned a Newbery Honor award in 1998 and was made into a feature film in 2004.

Dan Yaccarino not only known for his well-loved children’s books, but also for the Parent’s Choice Award-winning animated TV series Oswald, for the Emmy Award-winning show Willa’s Wild Life, and for the Backyardigans character designs.

And many more!

This is a great free fun family event! Have you been in years past? What did you think?

Book It Homeschool Enrollment is Now Open

Attention homeschooling famililes, now through September 1, 2012, request your FREE BOOK IT! materials for the 2012-13 BOOK IT! Program. This will enroll your K-6 homeschooling students in the Pizza Hut Book-It program to earn free personal pan pizzas for reading books.

Free Customized Sandwich Box from Rudi’s

Receive a FREE custom Sandwich Box from Rudi’s featuring your child’s artwork!

Like Rudi’s on Face­book then fill out the form and upload what you want on the box. You will receive your Fre Sand­wich Box in a few weeks!

Also, get a $.75/1 Rudi’s Organic Bread coupon at bottom of the page.


Thanks, MoJo Savings

Rainforest Adventures Discover Zoo: Three Great Deals

I have been considering buying this deal since I saw it on a daily deal site a few weeks ago. It looks like today is the day. There is a deal on admission to the Rainforest Adventure Discover Zoo on three different sites today! You may have a credit on one of the sites so pick the option that will be cheapest for your family!

Living Social has adult admission to Rainforest Adventure for $6 (regularly $12) or a child’s ticket for $3 (regularly $7).  If you are new to Living Social you can register here or if you already have an account just sign in and buy your tickets!

 Groupon’s   deal is $6 for two child Rainforest Adventures admissions (a $13.98 value) or  $11 for two adult admissions (up to a $23.98 value) You can Set up a Groupon account here or sign into your Groupon account to get this deal.

Half Off Depot is offering over half off admission to the RainForest Adventures Zoo.   This deal makes a child Rainforest Adventure admission only $3 and adult admission only $5!  Plus today you can take an extra 15% off your order when you use the code MAYDAY at checkout. That would make admission only $13.60 for a family of four!

If you are new to Half Off Depot create an account here or if you are a returning customer log in here.


Child admissions are good for ages 3–12, with children younger than 3 admitted free. The zoo is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day of the year except December 25. If you would like to read a review of Rainforest Adventures you can check out my friend Thrify Christy’s review here.

Mimi’s Cafe: Buy One, Get One Free Breakfast Coupon

Print a coupon for a free breakfast at Mimi’s Cafe when you purchase another breakfast and two beverages. This coupon is good through May 4, 2012.

Half Off Depot: 4 VIP Movie Tickets to Regal Cinemas Only $24

Cheesy picture aside, Half Off Depot has a great Regal Cinema deal today!

Get 4 VIP movie tickets for the film of your choice at any Regal, United Artist, or Edwards theater for only $24 ($48 value)!

This makes each ticket only $6 each. That is a great deal for a date night or family movie night! If you are new to Half Off Depot create an account here or if you are a returning customer log in here.

This deal is going on in Atalanta and Charlotte but it is an online deal so you can buy and redeem it from anywhere!

The Fine Print

After your purchase, you will receive a printable voucher with a code via email and in your Half Off Depot account. To redeem this deal, visit Input your voucher code and confirm your shipping address. You will have 30 days to redeem this offer. Following redemption, your tickets will be mailed to your confirmed shipping address in 7-10 business days.

• Once redeemed on Half Off Depot, Movie Tickets do NOT expire.
• Valid at any Regal, United Artist, and Edwards theatres.
• Not Valid for the first 12 days of “selected” new release films, special engagements or where prohibited by contractual obligations. $1.50 upgrade fee may be paid at the box office for admission to these “selected” new release films.
• Not valid for special events or private screenings.
• Extra fees applies for 3D, IMAX, or ETX.

Half Off Depot: Extra 25% Off Today Means Lots of Great Deals!

25% Off Everything Sale (all cities)

Half Off Depot is having a great sale today (4/25) only you can get an extra 25% off any order over $25 when you use the code EXTRA25 at checkout. Half Off Depot has deals in several cities so if you planning any road trips this summer be sure to check out your destination city!

That could mean some awesome deals. For example:

One hour Swedish Massage from WOW massage for only $26.25

Deluxe Weekend Dinner Cruise for Two with Tennessee Riverboat Company for only $32.44 (regularly $86.50)

$29.95 for $125 worth of House Cleaning Services from A New Approach Cleaning

You could also combine several smaller deals to get to the $25 threshold.

For my family I combined the  Admission for Two Adults and Two Children at Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge and Admission to RainForest Adventures Discover Zoo for all of us and it was only $21 after the coupon code!

You could also combine some fun dining deals.

My idea-$10 in Frozen Treats at Marble Slab Creamery (Valid at Fountain City & Kodak Locations Only), $12 worth of food and drinks at Qdoba,  Any 20 Oz. Coffee, Smoothie or Shake at Smoothie King$10 in Coffee & Pastries at Mojoe’s Trailside Coffeehouse, $15 of BBQ and More at Ott’s BBQ. All of those deals combined come to $25.50 before the code so only $19.12 after the EXTRA25 code!  That is $19 for $49 worth of fun treats.

So look around Half Off Depot today and design a package that is perfect for you (or you mom, Mother’s Day is not far off!) If you are new to Half Off Depot create an account here or if you are a returning customer log in here.