Friday, August 19, 2011

Free Photo ID for Children

I saw this on Knoxmoms and wish I had posted sooner.

The schedule:

Friday, August 19th from 1-7pm at Knoxville Center Mall

Saturday, August 20th from 11am-5pm at West Town Mall

Sunday, August 21 from 12pm-6pm at Foothills Mall

If you might be in one of these areas today, tomorrow or Sunday, Couponing in Critical Times has the details on how you can get a photo ID for your little ones here.


Cutie Tooties Cloth Diapers Grand Re-Opening

Cutie Tooties Cloth Diaper Store is having a party. Their new storefront is located at 5415 Kingston Pike, Suite C, in Bearden. Phone: 865-583-3882

Check out the details below from the newsletter:


August 20 from 1-3 p.m. is the official re-opening party.  Please come in for snacks, mingling, and prizes! 

  • We got a HUGE shipment of   md logoMelissa & Doug  toys in last week.  I'm hoping to have them all out & ready to go by the party on Saturday. 
  • Cutie Tooties is offering a variety of classes now.  Every Wednesday morning at 11 a.m. Shelby Shankland will be holding a breast feeding support group.  Wed, Aug 17 Lori Wade taught a class on "what is a doula & are they worth the cost."  class calendar  Please check out the calendar for a full listing of classes.  You can also stop by the store and pick up a hard copy.
  • The consignment bins are ready to be filled!  Bring in your items to drop off or stop by to check out what is already in there.  I'm keeping the guidelines the same as before - you get 60% store credit.  Cutie Tooties can't be responsible for lost/stolen items.  You can consign diapers and carriers.
  • If you haven't already please like us on FaceBook.  Every Wed I'll be announcing a sale item on FaceBook, the sale will be good for that day only.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Veg Survey

If you're a vegetarian or vegan, you might want to participate in a survey by VegNews.com.

I learned about it because a "local" (Asheville, NC) restaurant, The Laughing Seed, was nominated for best casual dining. So, go vote for them and enter to win some great veg-friendly prizes! Survey

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Palavah Hut Liberian Restaurant Event this Saturday

Knoxville's Liberian Restaurant, Palavah Hut, is hosting an event this coming Saturday, August 13, 2011: A Day Under the Palavah Hut from 4-6 p.m.

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Learn about Liberian culture, cuisine and sample authentic dishes (including vegetarian friendly options). The Palavah Hut is located at 1931 Magnolia Avenue near Downtown Knoxville.

Connect with Palavah Hut on Facebook.

BlueOut Knoxville Fundraiser



Three local companies with blue in their names have come together to sponsor an event to give $5000 to a local charity. It's called BlueOut KnoxvilleNominating is fast and free and runs through August.

The big event is on Thursday, September 29 when BlueOut Knoxville will host an end of summer party celebrating all things blue such as Bluegrass and Blue Moon and Bleu Cheese Coleslaw.

To get started, check out all the details at BlueOut Knoxville and nominate your favorite charity by August 31, 2011.


Thank you, Blue Frog Creations!

Monday, August 8, 2011

Brand New Farmer's Market in Turkey Creek, Opens August 12

A new market is coming soon to Turkey Creek!



From their Website (click to learn more):

The Turkey Creek Public Market Farmer's Market Plaza will open Friday, August 12 and normally be open weekends, Friday - Sunday 8 a.m.-5 p.m..

The Farmer's Market Plaza is a covered outdoor marketplace attached to the new Turkey Creek Public Market on Outlet Drive off Lovell Road. The market has 600 indoor booths that include food vendors, and an event/gathering space.

Even more booths are in outdoor marketplace to host locally grown produce, farm products, and handcrafted art.

Free educational programs, cooking demonstrations and family activities will be presented throughout the year and will include topics on healthy cooking, organic gardening, local agriculture, and sustainable living.



Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Home Depot Garden Club

Every once in a while, I want to remind you to join the Home Depot's Garden Club. They send coupons!
Today I received one of $10 off a rain barrel. Here's the barrel they sell:

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Monday, August 1, 2011

Sam's Club Open House August 5-7, 2011


Sam's Club is opening its doors for an open house August 5-7 this year. It's back to school savings time--and both members and non-members can shop till they drop!

For all the details, view the Sam's Club press release here.