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3 Tips On How To Raise Money Smart Kids

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 27, 2008 | Categories: Education, Family and Health, How To, Tips

For the first time in many years, millions of parents are finding themselves saying – No.  We want our children to have all the things we didn’t; I know I feel that way.  It scares me to think that today’s children may be the first in many years to have less than their parents. It […]

Coupons for Online Savings at RetailMeNot.com

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 26, 2008 | Categories: Freebies, Frugal Tips, Web Sites

I want to tell you about this great web site – RetailMeNot.  Did you know when buying items and services online there are often great discounts readily available?  This is where retailmenot.com comes into play. This is a great way to save money while your doing your shopping this Christmas or anytime.  With the economy […]

Generation Gap Premieres on the Hallmark Channel

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 25, 2008 | Categories: Entertainment, TV

Saturday, October 25, 2008, the Hallmark channel will premiere the movie Generation Gap starring Ed Asner, Rue McClanahan and Alex Black.  The Hallmark channel consistently airs real quality made for television movies, and this one looks like another one. From HallmarkChannel.com, Dylan Statlan (Alex Black), a troubled New York teenager, is testing the patience and […]

Sex and Lies in Sin City Premieres on Lifetime

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: | Categories: Books, Entertainment, TV, Web Sites

It has intrigue and romance… oh and sex and lies.  Lifetime's Sex and Lies in Sin City is based on the book Murder in Sin City by Jeff German.  I'm not familiar with this story but find myself intrigued by the description. From MyLifetime.com, In the long, colorful history of Las Vegas crime, one case […]

10 Signs You’re Turning into a Zombie

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 20, 2008 | Categories: Entertainment, Fun, Funny, Humor, Random Thoughts and Conversations
Walking Dead Zombie

Okay, I didn’t get this idea myself.  It came from a guy named Steven; who goes by the Digg name sjbdallas. I was on Digg doing my ‘Digg stuff’ and came across a story from cracked.com titled, 6 Signs Your About to be Attacked by Zombies.  In the comments, someone remarked “We also need “6 […]

Living Proof Premieres on Lifetime

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 18, 2008 | Categories: Family and Health, TV, Web Sites

I’m looking forward to watching the original movie Living Proof that premieres tonight, October 18, 2008, on the Lifetime Channel at 9:00 p.m. EST.  This movie is important for anybody who has been diagnosed with breast cancer, a breast cancer survivor or knows of anyone who has/had breast cancer.  October is breast cancer awareness month […]

Ladies of the House – A Hallmark Channel Original Movie

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: | Categories: Entertainment, TV

Tonight October 18, 2008, the Hallmark channel premieres its original movie Ladies of the House.  Ladies of the House stars, Pam Grier as Birdie, Donna Mills as Elizabeth, Florence Henderson as Rose and Lance Henriksen as Frank. Grier's most notable roles are that of the title character in Jackie Brown and in Foxy Brown.  Henderson […]

Design of the Month – Autism Show U Care

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 15, 2008 | Categories: Favorites, TShirt Reviews, Web Sites

It is that time of the month again… my design of the month!  This month my pick comes from an amazing original CafePress shop:  Autism Show U Care:  T-Shirts and Gifts supporting Autism awareness.  A description of their site: Thanks to Cafépress.com we sell and design Autism Awareness Shirts and Gifts to help create awareness […]

Top 10 Scariest Movie Monster or Madman of All-Time

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 14, 2008 | Categories: Entertainment, Favorites, Fun, Lists, Random Thoughts and Conversations

One of my favorite things about the month of October is Halloween.  To be more specific… the horror/scary movies that come on during the month of October.  Ever since I was a young girl I have been a fan of horror movies… the scarier the better.  I don’t know if you’re old enough to remember […]

Same Blog… New Look

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 12, 2008 | Categories: Announcements, Random Thoughts and Conversations

To you my faithful readers – you are in the right place.  I decided to do a little "remodeling" so to speak.  My posts have not nor will not change.  I will continue to write about the things that interest me. If you haven’t gathered by now, I have an eclectic personality.  I have many […]