50 Delicious Recipes for Ripe Bananas

banana chip bread

You never need to throw away a ripe banana. A ripe banana is a banana that is no longer all yellow - it is now covered in brown spots all over. My kids like completely yellow bananas and won't eat a banana if it starts getting those brown spots. So, those bananas sit out on the counter turning browner and browner...which is a good thing - the perfect thing actually - if you are wanting to bake with them. Ripe bananas are exactly what you need to … [Read more...]

Ozobot, the Award-Winning Robot + #Ozobot #Lucky7 Giveaway

Ozobot Review

This post brought to you by Ozobot. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Mom Always Finds Out. Ozobot is an award-winning robot that gives kids the chance to hone their STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) skills. In our brief experience with our Ozobot so far, I have seen my 5th grader use problem solving skills and working independently to play with the Ozobot. He is actually learning to program and code through … [Read more...]

Choosing a Car Seat for Your Older Child

Chicco KidFit Booster

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Chicco. I received a promotional item to thank me for participating. #IC #ChiccoKidFit Our first experience with Chicco was my son's Chicco Keyfit Infant Car Seat. I picked the KeyFit because it is the #1 rated infant car seat, and I wanted to have the safest option for my baby. I loved how simple this car seat was to install. It was also easy for me to keep clean - … [Read more...]

Game Day Recipe: SNICKERS Peanut Butter Ball

Peanut Butter Balls #ad (1)

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BigGameTreats #CollectiveBias I love to get ready for our Big Game party every year! If you're like me, you are looking for football food recipes to make for your guests. Look no further. I have the perfect thing for you right here. Everyone will love this SNICKERS® Peanut Butter Ball. It's easy to make it into a football shape! At my … [Read more...]

Doodlebug Busy Bag Kids Subscription Box + Giveaway

Dinosaur Kidable

Kidable Adventures Doodlebug Busy Bag is a monthly subscription box full of easy crafts for kids. We received the December Doodlebug Busy Bag free for review, which came with everything we needed to create 6 fun holiday-themed projects. Based on the $15.99 price (which does include shipping), each project in the December box cost about $2.67 each. It is convenient to have a variety of kids crafts ready to make. The Doodlebug Busy Bag … [Read more...]

Homemade Cranberry Pancakes with Orange Syrup

cranberry and orange pancakes

I overstocked up on bags of fresh cranberries during the holiday season. They were so cheap, I just had to pick them up and put them in my freezer. Did you know you can just toss bags of fresh cranberries in the freezer until you're ready to use them? Yes! Do it! Anytime you need cranberry sauce, you can take out a bag of frozen cranberries and cook them even without thawing. My friend has a juicer and freezes her cranberries until she's ready to … [Read more...]

Major Book Series Written From a Phone! “AFTER” by Anna Todd #AfterSaga

After by Anna Todd

I am writing this sponsored post as part of the One2One blogger network. All opinions expressed are my own.  AFTER by Anna Todd took internet readers by storm - the story has already been read more than a BILLION times on Wattpad. Millions of fans buzzed about AFTER, which caught the attention of major book publisher Simon & Schuster.  They are turning the story into a four-book series. The first book was released in October 2014. AFTER is … [Read more...]

Limited Edition Heinz® Bottle and Contest + Slow Cooker Meatball Recipe

Slow-Cooker-Meatballs

Here's a fun fact: Super Bowl Sunday is the 2nd largest eating day of the year after Thanksgiving. Americans love to gather together and eat - and the Super Bowl is the perfect excuse to down our favorite Game Day foods. What will you be eating on Super Bowl Sunday? Football foods from hotdogs to cheeseburgers and fries pair well with another all-American tradition: Heinz® Tomato Ketchup. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of … [Read more...]

Fitness Gadgets that help you keep New Year’s Resolutions: Jabra Wireless Earbuds at Best Buy

Jabra Wireless Earbuds

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. #JabraHeadphonesBBY Wireless earbuds or headphones make any type of workout so much easier. Almost a year ago, I tried my first pair of wireless headphones while I exercised at home and was surprised at just how much of a difference they make. Wires can be a nuisance when you are running, biking or basically … [Read more...]