How to Stretch Your Holiday Budget with Chase Ultimate Rewards

Chase Ultimate Rewards

This post brought to you by Chase Ultimate Rewards. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Mom Always Finds Out. Chase Ultimate Rewards is a credit card program that lets you earn points for purchases and redeem those points for rewards you want. Things like travel, experiences, merchandise, gift cards and even cash back.  How to Stretch your Holiday Budget with Chase Ultimate Rewards There's two easy ways to stretch … [Read more...]

Men’s Clothing Made Teflon® Tough + $100 Amazon GC Giveaway

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Thank you to Teflon Brand Apparel for sponsoring this blog post and providing a gift card to the giveaway winner. All opinions expressed are my own. This blog post may contain affiliate links.  My husband can be really rough on his clothes. He's active, outdoorsy and the kind of guy who would change the oil in a car while wearing a suit. I'm not even kidding - he actually did that this morning, which just so happened to fit in with what I … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Guide: Canon EOS Rebel T5i at Best Buy #HintingSeason #CanonAtBestBuy

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Twitter Party Alert! Best Buy is hosting a Canon Twitter Party on Thursday December 18th at 7pm CST. Join this party for a chance to receive Best Buy gift cards and other great prizes. Tweet #HintingSeason with your top gifts that you want this Holiday from Best Buy. (No need to RSVP) The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. @CanonUSAImaging … [Read more...]

4 Tips for Lower Calorie Breakfasts + Cranberry Orange Muffins Recipe

Cranberry Orange Muffins Splenda Recipe

Disclosure: This post is part of the SPLENDA® 365 SWEET SWAPS ™ blogger program by McNeil Nutritionals, LLC. and The Motherhood, who sent me products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are my own, and I hope you enjoy them. #SweetSwaps Did you know the average American consumes more than 22 teaspoons of sugar a day? That's more than 3 times the recommended amount for women and double the recommended … [Read more...]

DIY: Holiday Glam Monogram Wreath

PreLit Wreath Clear QVC

I have a thing for homemade Christmas wreath ideas. I love DIY wreaths and holiday decorations. Artificial green wreaths are one of my favorite kinds to work with because there are so many possibilities and it's virtually impossible to mess them up. Dress up a plain green wreath with all sorts of things from pinecones from the yard to holly berries. Keep it simple when you add a big red bow. If you want an easy way to match a holiday color … [Read more...]

20 Amazing Hot Chocolate Recipes to Try

20 Amazing Homemade Hot Chocolate

Winter can be cold - and my favorite way to warm up is with a sweet cup of delicious hot chocolate. If you are a fan of Starbucks hot chocolate (I am!) you quickly realize how a few dollars per cup adds up. The good news is that you can make all sorts of gourmet hot chocolate (that tastes just as good, or possibly even BETTER than Starbucks?) at home. Some of my favorite food bloggers have posted the most amazing hot chocolate recipes I can't … [Read more...]

Cute Christmas Treats to Make: Rudolph Brownie Bites

Rudolph Brownie Bites

I love Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. These Rudolph brownie bites are cute Christmas treats to make for kids. Even grown up kids will love them. It's okay if you don't have time to bake brownies from scratch - use your favorite brownie mix to speed up the process. I like to use Ghiradelli's brownie mix (the kind from Costco) - but you could use any brownie recipe you like. Even if it is from scratch. It's totally up to you and how much time you … [Read more...]

Best Buy Gift Ideas for Gamers, Travelers and Music Lovers #HintingSeason

Gift Ideas for Families

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. One of my favorite things about Best Buy is that I can find holiday gifts for everyone on my list at one place. I hesitate to write this next part. I don't even want my kids to know I am writing about the gift idea at the very tippy-top of their wish lists. They can probably sense that I'm talking about it … [Read more...]

Teacher Gift Idea with BIC Mark-it® Permanent Markers #MistyBlue #BICMerryMarking

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This post brought to you by BIC®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Mom Always Finds Out. The holidays are a nice time to give our teachers a token of appreciation. I know I appreciate the time my children's teachers have spent in the classroom with them so far this school year. The teacher gift idea I'm showing you today was inspired by BIC's Month of Merry Marking booklet. Be sure to get the booklet of merry marking and a … [Read more...]