Where To Get Free WiFi


Starbucks has finally come to it's senses and will be offering unlimited free Wi-Fi starting July 1st. Of course this happens as soon as my doctor says I need to give up caffeine. Before this, you had to register a Starbucks card, maintain a certain account balance, use it regularly but only have it for two hours at a time.

How to Get Free Food for Your Birthday


What's better than celebrating your birthday with a free meal from your favorite restaurant? How about eating lots of free meals for a few weeks around the time of your birthday?! It's true, many restaurants will literally give you food on and around your birthday - in many cases, with no other purchase necessary. And the only thing you have to do to get these free offers is register for the email list of your favorite restaurants. It's as simple as that.

Enjoying Some Outdoor Fun: Audubon Sanctuaries


I recently moved to Boston, and now that I'm living in a city I find myself extra grateful for any opportunity that leads me directly into nature. For the past 4.5 years, I lived in an area surrounded by small mountains, woods, trails, and farms. Day long nature hikes were never more than 20 minutes away, and some of my favorites were only a 15 minute walk down the road. Because of this landscape, I was never short of free outdoor activities. But even in the city, there are always going to be at least a handful of nearby outdoor activities which won't cost a whole lot of money.

Earth Day 2010: What Will You Do to Help?


On Thursday April 22 we celebrate Earth Day. This is a great time for everyone to contemplate how individual and global actions are impacting the planet. It is also a time to reflect on what we have been doing to help improve the earth's current state and to consider more deeply what actions we can take that will have a positive effect on all the different towns, cites, states, provinces, countries, continents, and bodies of water that make up our planet. But even though Earth Day raises some very serious issues, there are still lots of fun,simple, and affordable things we can do to help make a difference.