Share a Cup & a Story With a Veteran

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of The Folger Coffee Company. The opinions and text are all mine.

Share a Cup & a Story With a Veteran

My dad is retired Air Force so my family moved around a lot when we were kids – from base to base or to the next duty station. It was hard to move every couple of years but it was also good for us in a lot of ways.  It helped us learn to make friends quickly and to acclimate to different environments and cultures. Three of my siblings have also served in the military (one brother in the Air Force, one in the Navy and my sister served in the Army Reserves) and I currently work for the Navy on one of our local bases and absolutely love my job.

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Restaurant Coupons for the Weekend

My husband and I plan a Friday date night dinner out every week and even though we’re usually home pretty early and then right back to work, it is so nice to have some quiet time together without the kids underfoot and dessert on a dish I don’t have to wash!  We usually check out the available coupons for our favorite local restaurants before deciding where we want to eat so we can save a few bucks, because we work hard to save where we can so we can spend where we want.  Check out our Restaurant Coupon Database here so you can find the best deals near you!

Here are some other great deals that you might want to check out today!

Applebee’s – Free Applebee’s Signature Entree for Veteran’s and Active Duty Military

Champpsactive military get a free burger today!

Chili’sVeterans eat free today from 11am to 5pm

Outback Steakhousefree Bloomin’ Onion and Coca-Cola product for veterans

Subwayget a free 6″ sandwich wyb any 6″ before 9am

Veterans Eat Free at Chili’s Tomorrow!

All Veterans can eat free at Chili’s from 11am to 5pm on Veteran’s Day, Friday November 11th!

Veterans Day Restaurant & Retail Specials

  • Applebees – All veterans and active duty military eat free on Veteran’s Day, choose from seven different entrees
  • Big Lots – Veterans & their families take 10% off your entire purchase
  • Chili’s – Choose from one of six free meals
  • Dunkin’ Donuts –  All veterans and active duty military get discounts and a free patriotic coffee mug with the Veterans Advantage card
  • Golden Corral – Military Appreciation Monday Free “Thank You” Dinner Monday, Nov. 15, 2010 5pm – 9pm
  • Outback Steakhouse – Free Bloomin’ Onion and Beverage

Veterans Eat Free at Chili’s on November 11th

Chili’s plans to make up for some of those MREs by treating veterans to a free meal on Veteran’s Day, Thursday November 11th.  Offer is available for dine-in from this menu only – veterans and active duty be prepared to show your military ID or other proof of military service.