Free back-to-school event at The Falls

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Spend the weekend celebrating the Second Anniversary of Kiddos Magazine and getting ready for Back to School at The Falls on Saturday, Aug. 1, and Sunday, Aug. 2, from noon to 6 p.m. Admission both days is free. There will be arts & crafts, face painting, a balloon artist, sports demonstrations, Back to School exhibitors and […]

Florida sales tax holiday for school supplies

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Florida is offering a tax-free week, or a sales tax holiday for school supplies. That means that, if you buy certain items between Aug. 7 and Aug. 16, there will be on Florida sales tax on those items. Eligible supplies include: Apparel, shoes, backpacks, purses and accessories that are $100 or less per item. School supplies that are […]

Free Apple moviemaking camps for kids

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Apple stores have opened registration for free Apple camps for kids 8 to 12 years old. Youngsters can learn how to make their own movies or create interactive books in these free three-day camps. In the Miami area, camps will be in Aventura, Lincoln Road in Miami Beach and Dadeland. Spaces in the three-day camps are […]

Hotel deals for South Beach shoppers

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It is entirely possible to not leave South Beach and still get plenty of shopping done, with no need to trek to a faraway mega mall. Just steps away from the gleaming sea and sand lies the pedestrian friendly and lush Lincoln Road mall. On many Sundays you can find antiques, collectibles and a farmers […]

Aventura Mall Hotel Deals

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Easily worth two full days of shopping, the vibrant and eclectic Aventura Mall really has it all, from budget to moderate to luxury shopping: Sears and JC Penney’s, Louis Vuitton and Nordstroms plus two separate multistory sections of “Affordable Luxury” at Macy’s, not to mention many independently owned smaller shops and specialty carts that add […]

Doral and Dolphin Mall hotels for shoppers

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The Dolphin outlet mall, International Mall and the recently opened IKEA are all situated at the very western edge of Miami in an area known as Doral. The Dolphin mall offers lots of interesting shopping choices, including a Bloomingdales outlet and Saks Off 5th.  Good eats are also available here. Check out Texas de Brazil, an […]

Free paper shredding at Staples

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Through Dec. 31, Staples is offering customers up to five pounds of free paper shredding. To get the deal, you’ll need a printable coupon, which you can find on this page, along with a number of other Staples coupons. Copyright Living on the Cheap. The post Free paper shredding at Staples appeared first on Living […]

Find Miami garage sales near you

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We’ve added a new feature that should be popular with those who like to shop at yard sales, garage sales and estate sales: a map that makes it easy to find sales near you. We’ve partnered with the website GSalR.com to bring Miami on the Cheap readers an interactive map of Miami garage sales, Miami yard […]

Shopping the Design District

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Our guide to shopping the Designs District and Biscayne Boulevard. The Design District This neighborhood was once entirely dedicated to high end home design showrooms and art galleries, but has in the last few years transformed itself into a full fledged luxury shopping destination. New shops are being built to house the stores of the […]