May 5th is... (Includes Free Printables)

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Thursday, May 05, 2016 | 0 comments
Rate this post:

Bluebells (c)
Photo Credit: Bluebells by
Cinco De Mayo: Celebrating the Traditions of MexicoCinco de Mayo
- The holiday of Cinco De Mayo, The 5th Of May, commemorates the victory of the Mexican militia over the French army at The Battle Of Puebla in 1862. Source

Read: Cinco De Mayo: Celebrating the Traditions of Mexico
Free Printables:
Cinco de Mayo Printables
Cinco de Mayo Quiz
Mexico Printables
Pork Green Chili Tamales

Why the Oyster Has the PearlOyster Day
- is a pearl of a day. Oysters are a shellfish, or "mollusks" found in both freshwater and saltwater. They often produce pearls, making Oyster Day a real gem. Source
Read: Why the Oyster Has the Pearl
Free Printables:
Beach Printables
A Pearl For Your Oyster Craft

All About Japan: Stories, Songs, Crafts and MoreChildren's Day
- Kodomo no hi or Japanese Children's Day is a festival originally for boys but which has been renamed for both sexes. The fifth day of the fifth month each year is a public holiday and a day when the sky is crowded with carp kites strung from bamboo flagpoles or from the rooftops. Source
Read: All About Japan: Stories, Songs, Crafts and More
Free Printables:
Children's Day Coloring Page
Japan Printables

American SandwichNational Hoagie Day
- A hoagie sandwich, also known as a sub, grinder, hero, hoagie, Italian sandwich, po' boy, wedge, zep, or torpedo, submarine is a popular Italian American sandwich that consists of an oblong roll, often of Italian or French bread, split lengthwise either into two pieces or opened in a "V" on one side, and filled with various meats, cheeses, vegetables, spices, and sauces. Source
Read: American Sandwich
Free Printables:
Submarine-Hoagie-Hero-Grinder Coloring Page
Build your Own Sandwich Printable

Printable May 2012 Colouring CalendarPrintable May 2012 Colouring Calendar
- colour and use to keep track of your commitments and social life.

May Icons - These icons are designed to be used as each event is explored. The icons can be glued onto the May Coloring Calendar.

NOTE - If any of the above links are not working or the freebies or coupons no longer available, please post a blog comment below and I'll edit it!

Whenever you receive a freebie that leaks all over your mail - you should email the company and tell them. You might even get a full-size bottle of their product in compensation!
Click for more quick freebie tips

Enjoying all the freebies? Want to keep up with the latest free stuff, deals, coupons, and other ways to save money? Subscribe to Frugal Freebies' email updates or RSS Feed! - it's free!

Check us out on Twitter, and join in the conversation of even more great freebies, deals and coupons on our Frugal Freebies fan page on Facebook and Google+.

Category: , , , , , ,


About Catherine: I have been writing frugal tips since 1982, when I was a young divorced mom of two - for my baby product company, Born to Love. I am now mom to three sons, who are all grown up, grandma to three - and happily re-married to a wonderful man. We have rescued two little dogs, Denny and Dexter - and a cat, Bella.

Questions? Email me at catherine (at) or post to my Facebook Fan Page!

NOTE: This post may contain affiliate links. Read my disclosure policy.

Please Note: I make every effort to check the validity of all outgoing links at the time of posting, but I am not responsible for any content outside of this website. Please browse carefully. I have provided these links to other websites for your convenience only; I am not responsible for the availability of these other websites nor the freebies/coupons/information they offer.

Share on TwitterBecome a Facebook FanSubscribeAdd to your favorites


Frugal Freebies encourages positive comments and suggestions that are helpful to other blog readers. Help keep this a fun place to visit and help all of us save money and get more frugal idea, craft fun, freebies, coupons and great giveaways!

Popular Posts

Google+ Profile: +Catherine McDiarmid-Watt ~*~ Find Frugal-Freebies on Google+