Your Dairy Queen Blizzard Gets Served Upside Down or You Get One FREE! #GetUpsideDown

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Dairy Queen. I received a product sample and promotional item to thank me for my participation. It was blowing snow the morning we packed into our car for a California road trip. We were headed south and could not wait to drive our way out of the cold. In less than three hours, we had left the snow way behind. Our thermometer read 70 degrees in southern Utah. The … [Read more...]

Get the Facts About Antioxidants in Food #AntioxidantFacts

This blog post is brought to you by The Motherhood and ConAgra Foods. All opinions expressed about antioxidants in food are my own. #AntioxidantFacts One of my favorite things to eat is my grandmother's homemade vegetable soup. She used to grow a huge garden with all sorts of vegetables like yellow squash, tomatoes, corn, beans and okra. When everything had been picked, washed and made ready, my grandmother would work for hours, even days, to … [Read more...]

5 Tips for How to Drink More Water Every Day

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One of my healthy goals is to drink more water every day. It isn't easy for me because I am just not a big fan of plain water. I tend to drink more water when it is flavored water. I can drink more of something when I enjoy its taste. Do you drink a lot of water every day? Do you know how much water you drink per day? I am trying to up my daily water intake with these 5 tips for How to Drink More Water Every Day. … [Read more...]

30 (More) Fun Activities for Kids in Springtime #EarlyMemories

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A couple of years ago, I posted about simple and fun activities for kids in Springtime. My list included 30 outdoor activities my children and I enjoy doing together. Now that my boys are a little older, I thought it was time to update the list with 30 more ideas to keep kids busy during Spring. We spend a lot more time outside once the weather turns warmer. It is important to me to encourage my kids to live a healthy, active lifestyle. I love … [Read more...]

One of those “We’ll-Look-Back-On-This-Day-And-Laugh” Days (because we had Homeowners Insurance)

State Farm

This is a sponsored post brought to you by State Farm. All opinions expressed are 100% my own. Last Memorial Day weekend, one of the kids came upstairs to tell us that the carpet downstairs was "squishy." My husband and I immediately went down to see what was going on. And what we found was not good. The carpet was squishy in a large portion of the living room and the squishy was quickly spreading to other areas. … [Read more...]

How We Can Help End Child Hunger in the US #FightHungerTogether

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There are nearly 16 million children in America at risk of going hungry. The mother in me wants to make sure every one of them is fed. It makes me so sad to know that so many of our nation's children do not have enough to eat. I want to help them all. The reality is that would be impossible for one person like me to do! But what one person like me, and like you, CAN do is help the children within our own communities. You and I have been blessed … [Read more...]

Family Vacation Adventure Ideas in Gulf County Florida + $50 Gift Card Giveaway

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This post brought to you by Visit Gulf County. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Mom Always Finds Out. Anyone who knows my family knows we love to go on vacations. Who doesn't?! Our favorite vacation destinations are places where we can have fun outdoors. Gulf County Florida is a great place for adventurous families who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the usual Florida tourist scene. The hardest part about … [Read more...]

Body Merry Eye Cream, Hyaluronic Serum and Retinol Surge Moisturizer

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I received three of Body Merry's most popular anti aging skin care products for review. I love that these products are made with natural and organic ingredients. Vitamins, essential oils and other powerful antioxidants are truly effective when it comes to fighting the signs of aging. Fine lines, wrinkles, undereye circles, acne scars and uneven skin tone can be improved with the right skin care routine. Body Merry Eye Cream I was excited to … [Read more...]

Quinoa Chicken Vegetable Salad Recipe

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Mom Always Finds Out is a Cans Get You Cooking Canbassador! As part of the program, I receive assets including recipes and information, as well as compensation for my blog posts. However, all opinions expressed are 100% my own. Earlier this year, you may have seen the Cans Get You Cooking "Cans Make the Meal" 30-minute special on the Cooking Channel. The episode features Cooking Channel star Kelsey Nixon, and shows you how to create delicious … [Read more...]