When the Kids Have a Sore Throat, Use This! + SayAhh! Promo Code

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I know it is only a matter of time this cold and flu season before one of my kids will come up to me, clutching at their throat with a miserable look on their face, whispering, "Mom...my throat is hurting." I will take a deep breath and think (probably out loud), "I sure hope you don't have strep throat" and then, "Where's the flashlight?" There's only one way to tell what's going on with a sore throat - and that is to get a good look at it. I … [Read more...]

Easy Banana Pudding Recipe with a Vanilla Ice Cream Twist

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This post brought to you by Breyers. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Mom Always Finds Out. One of my all-time favorite desserts is banana pudding. My mom used to make it for us all the time using a traditional Southern homemade banana pudding recipe. It never crossed my mind to make it any other way until I came across an easy Banana Pudding recipe made with Breyers Natural Vanilla ice cream.  Breyers Natural … [Read more...]

Take the Pledge to Save Handwriting + [Free Printable] Journal Writing Prompts For Kids

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Back when I was in fifth grade, my best friend and I had an unofficial ongoing battle to see who had the neatest handwriting. We would practice writing our names over and over in our notebooks. We'd do some in regular handwriting and others in bubble font. I remember that it was a huge deal to have lots of different colored pens in our pencil boxes. I begged and begged my mom to buy me one of these: I thought that my BIC 4 Color pen was … [Read more...]

Colorful Lunch Ideas For Kids

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Making school lunches kids will actually eat can be tough. My kids get bored eating the same food day after day. I have learned that if I want them to eat their lunch, I have to send foods they like to eat. Every now and then, we sit down together and brainstorm all the different foods they would be okay with me sending in their lunch box. I have learned that something as simple as cutting up fruit and putting the pieces on a toothpick can … [Read more...]

One Pot. 4 Ingredients. 20 Minutes To Dinner! Cheesy Tortellini and Turkey Sausage Recipe

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Honeysuckle White. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. The back-to-school season is so busy at my house this year. Now that most of my kids are in school and doing all sorts of after-school activities, I don't have much time on the week nights to prepare dinner. Dinner recipes that … [Read more...]

10 Tips For Getting Pregnant

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If you and your partner are trying to conceive (TTC), there are things you can do to increase your chances of getting pregnant. Follow these tips to boost your fertility and get pregnant faster! 1. Stop using birth control. Okay, that seems pretty obvious. Women who have been taking birth control pills should stop taking them at least three months before trying to get pregnant. Women who have been taking the pill for more than a year will … [Read more...]

5 Quick and Easy Dinner Recipes for Back-To-School Season

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I have partnered with Cans Get You Cooking to share delicious recipes using canned foods. As part of the Canbassador program, I receive assets including recipes and information, as well as compensation for my blog posts. However, all opinions expressed are 100% my own. #CansGetYouCooking Back-To-School season is such a crazy time at my house. We are all adjusting to school schedules, sports and other extracurricular activity times. Afternoons … [Read more...]

Toss the Tube For National Toilet Paper Day + Scott Coupon

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Did you know toilet paper has its very own holiday? We celebrate National Toilet Paper Day on August 26. TP FACT: More than 17 BILLION toilet paper rolls are used annually. That's 17 billion cardboard toilet paper tubes - enough to fill the Empire State building TWICE! The sad part is most of those tubes do not get recycled and create tons of waste, which has a negative impact on the environment. Scott Brand decided to do something … [Read more...]

5 Days of School Lunch Ideas with Rubbermaid LunchBlox + #BloxOff Giveaway #IC

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Rubbermaid. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. #BloxOff #IC School is back in session, which means I'm back to packing lunches for the kids. My third child just started Kindergarten, so now I'm up to making three lunches every day. It really isn't so bad, especially when I make a weekly … [Read more...]