Dinner and a Show for $35

If you are in or near Portland today’s Groupon is a great one.  No wait, not just great, but fabulous. The restaurant is 50 Plates and the Groupon is for $50 worth of Food and Drinks.  Yep that’s what it says, Food and Drinks.  All for just $25. 50 Plates is located in the Pearl […]

Portland Pedi Cab With a Groupon

I am always highlighting what I think are great Groupon ideas, or deals.  Back in June I found this Groupon deal with a Pedicab company in Portland, that took you to 3 distilleries for tastings. (This pedicab company does offer lots of different tours.  It’s worth checking out.) The regular price was $40 but through […]

Jet Blue’s Unlimited Travel Promotion is Back

That’s right for just $499 you can travel all you want for one whole month on any domestic flights with Jet Blue.  That price includes taxes and fees.  You are can travel Monday through Thursday and Saturday.  Or you can upgrade to $699 and travel any day of the week. This deal will sell through […]

Tuesday Tip – Cheap Ways to Enjoy the End of Summer

Summer is almost over here, and for some people it’s already back to school. For you, I am truly sorry.  For us, well we still have 3 more weeks.  Therefore we have some time to take advantage of some last minute summer fun. Vacation Thrills lists 13 great ideas including Taking in another city for […]

Weekend Getaway

Need to getaway for just an over night or a weekend?  Well if you are in the Portland area you are in luck for finding something super affordable. The Groupon for Portland is a one night stay for 2 at Mt. Hood at the Resort at the Mountain.  This getaway is with a 63% savings.  […]

Halloween Event at Great Wolf Lodge

This is a special event that has been put together for NW frugal blog readers.  If you are reading this, then that means you. All my readers here at Money4ThisNot4That can book a family suite at Great Wolf Lodge October 15 -17th for just $169 a night when you use the code 1010FAMBLOG.  Reservations for […]

Dissatisfacation with Priceline.com

This is company I have never used before.  In my excitement to save 2% on a number of companies I chose to go through ebates.com.   I have done this in the past with Hotwire.com and it worked so perfectly, so I was not worried at all about doing this again. I found the best deal […]

Headed Home

I really don’t have anything super exciting to share right this minute.  I just think it’s cool that I am at 30,000 feet and blogging.  How cool is that?? We are headed home from a great trip.  Some time after my surgery I will share some great tips for Magic Mountain and probably all of […]

Magic Mountain Affordably

Right now as you are reading this our family is at Six Flags Magic Mountain.  I worked really hard to put this trip together and I am excited it’s finally here. Well let me be honest, it’s bitter sweet.  I planned the trip to keep my mind off my surgery. Let’s just concentrate on the […]

Happy Anniversary To Us

Today is the actual day of our anniversary, although we were gone all last weekend celebrating just the 2 of us.  I told you how we were headed to Hood River, Oregon.  Well, the trip was amazing and we were refreshed and thoroughly enjoyed our time together. There is so much hiking to be done […]