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Find Awesome Gifts for Dad This Father’s Day at Best Buy #GreatestDad

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 30, 2014 | Categories: Shopping

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. All opinions are 100% my own and may differ from yours. I will only endorse companies, products and services that I believe, based on my own experiences, are worthy of endorsement. […]

The Miracle of Clean Water Infographic

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 27, 2014 | Categories: Family and Health, Health and Fitness

We use water filters in our home. Because try as I might, I just don’t trust the public water systems. I want my tap water filtered. I rarely buy bottled water either… unless I’m out all day and have run out of water that I’ve brought from home. I am convinced that most bottled water […]

Rosemary Dijon Baked Chicken

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: | Categories: Food, Recipes
Easy delicious healthy rosemary dijon baked chicken

Think baking a whole chicken is hard? Think again! This Rosemary Dijon Baked Chicken is so simple to make, plus it is a great way to feed a crowd for less. Since you can buy whole chickens for around $1 a pound, you can make a good five pounds of tasty chicken for around $5. […]

I Whish I May, I Whish I Might, Have Smooth Legs Every Night #Whish #sponsored #MC

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 23, 2014 | Categories: Beauty

I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Whish Body. I received a promotional item and Whish Body samples to facilitate my review. I wish that I never had to shave my legs. I do. I find shaving my legs such a chore. Not to mention that after this […]

CaringBridge is Paying Tribute to Dads for Father’s Day #TheOther364 #sponsored #MC

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for CaringBridge. I received product a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I am one blessed woman to have had the most amazing dad as well as marrying a man who exhibits daily what it is to be a “Dad”! My […]

What Can Your DNA Tell You?

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 22, 2014 | Categories: Family and Health, Health and Fitness

One of my favorite subjects in high school was Biology. I especially loved when we studied genetics. I’ve always been fascinated by what makes us look and act like we do. I know I got my eye color from my father and my stubborness from my Mom. I have traits that I’m not sure what […]

Simple Products at a Great Value for Beautiful Healthy Skin at Walgreens #spon

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: | Categories: Beauty, Health and Beauty

This keeping your skin healthy and soft with Simple products has been brought to you by Global Influence. All opinions are 100% my own and may differ from yours. I will only endorse companies, products and services that I believe, based on my own experiences, are worthy of endorsement. Some time in the mid to […]

Orange Peel Seed Starter

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 21, 2014 | Categories: DIY, Home and Garden
Easy DIY Orange Peel Seed Starter

You don’t need fancy equipment to get your seeds started indoors. In fact, you can use one of the most common kitchen scraps to “get growing.” Take a peek below at how you can make your own orange peel seed starter and get your seeds growing in no time. It is the perfect way to […]

Atlantic Luggage and a Family Trip for 4 Sweepstakes #spon

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 19, 2014 | Categories: Travel

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Atlantic Luggage for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I dream of traveling. The kind of traveling that is spontaneous. The kind of traveling that could last for days to weeks. One day when our son is in college and my husband and I […]

My 10 Pet Peeves

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 18, 2014 | Categories: Fun, Health and Fitness, Random Thoughts and Conversations

Today’s topic in the “30 Things I Want My Son To Know About Me” is, “Describe 10 pet peeves you have.” 1.  Drivers that pull out in front of you and then drive slowly. 2.  Drivers that don’t know how to merge. 3.  Drivers that don’t pay attention to their driving. I have had so […]