Washi Tape S’mores Sticks

Everyone who has tried it (and we recently had a s'mores party!) agrees that Washi Tape S'mores Sticks are a super fun idea. These are so quick and easy to make (I promise!) and totally worth the teeny tiny amount of effort it takes. They do double duty as marshmallow roasting sticks AND table decorations. I love to collect washi tapes, and look for cute ways to put my stash to good use. For example, making these unique s'mores … [Read more...]

Mom Always Finds Out is a Generation Graco Ambassador #ExtendTheTrip

Exciting news! Mom Always Finds Out has been selected as a Generation Graco Ambassador. I am honored and excited about our partnership. In fact, the first baby gear I ever purchased was a Graco infant car seat. I was pregnant with my first son and wanted him to have the best of everything. Little did I know that one day I would have the chance to work with Graco and tell other moms all about their products. As an experienced mom of four boys, I … [Read more...]

Disney PETE’S DRAGON Movie Activity Sheets

The kids are going to love these fun, educational activities from Disney's PETE'S DRAGON movie. This official Pete's Dragon activity packet is provided for free by Disney. The full-color Pete's Dragon activity packet was created in partnership with the DisneyNature Educational Team. Feel free to download and print as many copies as you want! Pete's Dragon flies into theaters everywhere on August 12th. The Pete's Dragon Movie Soundtrack … [Read more...]

PBS Kids Peg + Cat Out of this World DVD

I love PBS Kids shows. They entertain my kids plus teach them all sorts of skills, without them really realizing they are learning. We have partnered with PBS Kids to add several PBS Kids DVDs to our collection, including the newly released Peg + Cat: Out of this World. The Peg + Cat animated series is geared towards children ages 3 to 5 years old, and focuses on foundational math concepts and skills. It's so smart that my 6-year-old … [Read more...]

DIY Tabletop Fire Bowl (It’s a Great S’mores Maker, Too!)

S'mores are a huge part of the summer season at my house. We have a fire pit in the backyard where the kids love to toast marshmallows. They ask to do it almost every day. I'm always putting them off because building a fire every single day is not worth the hassle just for a few s'mores. (Sorry, I hope my opinion doesn't offend any diehard s'mores lovers! Bear with me for a minute, I did find a way we can eat s'mores just about anytime we want -- … [Read more...]

Fruit Shoot Fruit Juice Drink is Made For Adventures

Many thanks to Fruit Shoot™ for sponsoring today's story and encouraging me to enjoy a family adventure! My kids love to play outside all day long in the summertime. It seems like they only come inside when they are hungry or thirsty. I keep food and drink handy so they can have something and get back to playing without missing a beat. We recently discovered how much my kids love to grab and go Fruit Shoot™ fruit juice drink. Fruit Shoot™ … [Read more...]

How To Get Rid of Bad Breath With CloSYS

Everyone wants to have a healthy mouth with fresh breath. The way we take care of our mouths has everything to do with it. Sensitive teeth, canker sores, and bad breath are common issues that can be solved by using CloSYS. I received CloSYS products in exchange for sharing my honest opinions with you. Read on to find out how to get rid of bad breath with CloSYS. CloSYS oral health care products kill the germs and bacteria that cause bad breath … [Read more...]

Frosted Raspberry Lemonade

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #AlwaysDelicious #CollectiveBias There is nothing as refreshing as a glass of ice cold lemonade on a hot day. At least that's what I thought before I tried Frosted Lemonade! I recently got creative in the kitchen and combined two of my family's summer favorites: Simply Lemonade® with Raspberry and ice cream to make frosted … [Read more...]

DIY Mopping Solution (Works great on tile, laminate and wood floors!)

It can be a pain to figure out how to clean tile floors. My house has tile flooring and laminate flooring, so I mop quite a bit to keep the floors clean. You know how I love to make homemade cleaners - you could probably say it's a hobby of mine - and I have finally found an awesome DIY mopping solution recipe! It is easy to make with common household ingredients, including my favorite natural cleaner: vinegar! You can use this mop solution … [Read more...]