April Swago

April Swago

Earning Money
184/365 April's Swago is ready for you to join today! It is not a Shop Swago as expected, and it does not come with a Spin & Win either. It can, however, earn you some bonus SB, so go and join now! From the Swagbucks main page, you can find it on the left-hand menu under "Promotions". Swago Board The…
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New Policies at US Disney Parks

New Policies at US Disney Parks

Disney
183/365 Yesterday, Disney Parks Blog posted a controversial update to three policies in the Parks that will take effect either immediately or on May 1, 2019. Those policies include stroller size and type, smoking in the Parks, and loose ice. No Stroller Wagons More and more, families have been relying on push wagons instead of strollers. Pull wagons have never…
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Swagbucks iSpy

Swagbucks iSpy

Earning Money
180/365 Each month or so, Swagbucks hosts a Twitter party of sorts with a fun game of iSpy. They tweet clues to Swag Codes throughout the day along with a link to search for the answer. If you are the first however many "Swaggernauts" to enter the code, you can win SB, up to 50 SB for the day. Follow…
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Southwest Sale

Southwest Sale

Saving Money
179/365 Southwest is having a sale in select cities on travel through June. I don't have any travel booked for that time, but a flight I have booked in the fall dropped in price, so I was able to lower our flights by a whopping 2758 points per person! Constant Vigilance It pays to keep an eye on your flights…
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No Fee MasterCards at Staples

No Fee MasterCards at Staples

Saving Money, Travel
177/365 Starting tomorrow, you can pick up a $200 MasterCard gift card at Staples and not pay the activation fee. Pair this with a credit card that gets rewards at office supply stores, you can rack up your points. Ultimate Rewards Strategy I use my Chase Ink Business Plus to get 5x Ultimate Rewards at office supply stores. While Chase…
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Booking Hyatt Award Stays

Booking Hyatt Award Stays

Saving Money, Travel
176/365 Hyatt is my favorite hotel brand to book award rooms, just like Southwest is my favorite airline for booking award airfare. Rooms start at just 5,000 points for a category 1 hotel and top out at 40,000 points for the high end category 8 properties. (Let's face it—I have absolutely no interest in those hotels!) Exploring Hotel Charts Comparable…
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Getting Excited for Toy Story 4

Getting Excited for Toy Story 4

Disney
175/365 Toy Story 4 is coming out in exactly three months, and we are getting very excited over here to finally see it come June 21. Big Game Ad Since we were in Orlando during the Big Game, we missed all of the great ads. We finally sat down to catch up on all of the great video promos that…
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Date Night in Downtown PHX

Date Night in Downtown PHX

Travel
174/365 Earlier this month, Bryan and I headed downtown to meet up with friends and see Billy Joel in concert. We aren't getting any younger, and heading home after an 8:00pm concert didn't sound appealing, so we decided to get a room nearby for the night. Expiring Free Night Back in January, I had decided to change up our Universal…
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