Author: Bekki Lindner

Clark County Area Spring Break Staycation Ideas

Spring break is here for Clark County schools! While some families are blessed to enjoy a get-away or road trip, most of us aren’t always able to make a spring break vacation work. A week at home doesn’t have to be boring. I wanted to compile a list of some fun “staycation” ideas. Understanding that it’s often hard to afford some of the local attractions, I’ve also included a list of some FREE  and low-cost activities. (Some of my favorite things to do in the area are free!) Have a wonderful spring break everyone!   Free Staycation Ideas:  Multnomah...

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Free Cones at Dairy Queen March 20th

Dairy Queen brings back so many memories for me. Whenever I would visit my grandparents, we would walk to their neighborhood Dairy Queen and get a treat. I loved it. If you’re crazy for that iconic swirl, you’re going to want to visit your local Dairy Queen today. To celebrate the first day of spring (yay!!!), participating (non-mall) Dairy Queen locations are offering FREE ice cream cones! Head to your local DQ and pick up a free small vanilla cone today! Find a DQ near you.  Did you get a cone today? Let me know! Happy first day of...

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2018 Washington State Park FREE Days

There is so much to see and explore in Washington – including over 100 state parks! Each year, Washington State Parks announces a list of free public access days. On the following days, you will be able to visit any Washington State Park without a Discover Pass. 2018 State Parks Free Days Jan. 1 — First Day Hikes; New Year’s Day Jan. 15 — Martin Luther King, Jr. Day March 19 — State Park’s 105th birthday April 14  — Spring day April 22 — Earth Day June 2 — National Trails Day June 9 — National Get Outdoors Day...

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Visit Washington State Parks FREE On March 19th!

I absolutely love getting outside with my family. There is SO much beauty to explore in our great state – including over 100 state parks. On Monday, Washington State Parks will be celebrating their 105th birthday! As their birthday gift to you, everyone will be allowed to access all Washington State Parks for FREE! That’s right, on Monday March 19th, you will not need a Discover Pass to access Washington State Parks. Click for a complete list of Washington State Park FREE Days! State Parks in Clark County that typically require the use of a Discover Pass include: Battle...

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Krispy Kreme Goes Green for St. Patrick’s Day

Looking for a fun (and delicious!) way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? Look no further than Krispy Kreme – where for two days only, your favorite donuts will be turning GREEN! Today and tomorrow ONLY (March 16th and 17th!), Krispy Kreme’s original glazed donuts will “magically” be turning green! (And you’re going to want one….or a dozen!)   Another festive St. Patrick’s Day option is the Hershey’s Gold Doughnut: This is an original glazed doughnut topped with a salted caramel icing and bits of the new Hershey’s Gold bar. Now who wouldn’t want to find a pot of these...

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