Target Car Seat Trade-In Event

Now through 9/25, Target is holding their Car Seat Trade-In Event! Bring any used car seat or base to a Target store for recycling and get a coupon for 20% a new car seat, stroller or select baby gear.

Since car seats expire 7 years after their manufacturer date (check the back of yours for the date), this a great way to recycle them! To date, they have recycled over 22 million pounds of car seats!

Free Kids Periscope at Lowe’s

Register today to pick up your free kid’s periscope kit at Lowe’s as part of their Kids DIY Workshops! Pick-up is October 9th & 10th.

Panera: $3 Off Select Entrees

Use the coupon code FALL3FORU on the Panera app to score $3 off select entrees! Valid through November 30th.

Buy Movies for .99 Cents at Redbox

Redbox is offering a great deal on family movies! Buy used DVDs or Blu-Ray for only .99 cents right now with the promo code 99cents. Use it on the app or at the kiosk to take a $1 off each movie. Many family favorite movies start at $1.99!

My kids wanted some new movies to play on car trips so I picked up Toy Story 4, Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast and Coco on Blu-Ray for only .99 cents each!

Search HERE or in the Redbox app to see what your kiosk has. Coupon code is valid through September 19th.

BOGO Subs at Jersey Mike’s

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Buy One, Get One Free regular sub at Jersey Mike’s when you order via the app and use the promo code SUBSFORDUBS at checkout!

Jersey Mike’s has locations throughout the Capital Region. Find your nearest store here.

Free Backpack and Supplies August 29th

Colonie Center is hold a BACK TO SCHOOL BASH 

Grab a ticket for the event on Sunday, August 29th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., in Center Court at Colonie Center. Ticket holders will receive a free backpack stuffed with back-to-school necessities and Albany Empire swag, goodies, giveaways and more!

 Attendees will be able to meet Nhyre Quinerley, Cornerback, and Craig Peterson, kicker and Team Captain for Albany Empire. These athletes will be available for autographs in Center Court. To reserve a ticket for your backpack, click HERE.

*One ticket is valid for one backpack. *Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. *Details subject to change. *Face coverings are required based on state and local mandates.

Stock Up on Back-to-School Snacks

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I am starting to look for deals to stock up on snacks for the school year. Amazon has a few good ones right now like this 36 pack of Annie’s Bunny Snacks for only $9.50 when you select “subscribe and save.” (You can easily cancel subscriptions in Amazon at any time).

Or this 20-pack of Brainiac Applesauce pouches for only $10.19 when you select “subscribe and save” and use the code 30BRAINBOOST at checkout!

More deals to come!

Free Kid’s Bird House Kit at Lowe’s



Registration opens today for Lowe’s FREE Bird Bungalow Kit. Reserve your kit HERE and pick up in-store.

Reserved kits can be picked up in-store at our customer service desk Saturday, September 11th or Sunday, September 12th.

Free Kid’s Bookends at Home Depot This Month

During the month of August, get this adorable school bus bookends kid’s project for FREE at your local Home Depot store (while supplies last). Find out more HERE.


Free Kid’s Tours at Ten Broeck Mansion

The Albany County Historical Association is offering some programs that sound like fun this summer at the historic Ten Broeck Mansion in Albany.

Kid’s tours of the mansion are free this summer, thanks to a donor, and take place Fridays 10 am, 11 am, noon, 1 pm and
Saturdays 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm. Pre-registration HERE required.