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Join Me Monday 11/3 at 10pm EST for a #FakeOff Twitter Party

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 31, 2014 | Categories: Pop Culture, TV, Websites

I’m excited about the new truTV show Fake Off that premiered last Monday. It’s a fun reality series that will consist of 10 teams competing with each other at creating the best iconic pop culture moments. I was blown away at the uniqueness and talent of the first five teams. Since it comes on at […]

Werther’s Original Caramel Popcorn is Too Good to Share Vlog #WerthersOriginal #sponsored

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 30, 2014 | Categories: Family and Health, Food, Videos, Vlogs
Werther's Original Caramel popcorn great snack for family movie night

This sweet, salty, buttery, just plain heavenly tasting, ‘Crazy for Caramel’,  Werther’s Caramel Popcorn post and video are part of a sponsored campaign for MomSelect… Do you do family movie nights? We usually do family movie nights on Friday nights, but as the weather turns cooler and the days shorter, we may have two or […]

Easy DIY Halloween Candlestick Frames

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 29, 2014 | Categories: Arts and Crafts, DIY, Holidays and Observances
diy Halloween frames - easy Halloween craft ideas

If you’re looking for a last minute Halloween craft idea, these easy DIY Halloween candlestick frames are easy and cheap. If you’re like me and don’t want to spend a lot of money on something you put out for approximately a month a year, these frames are it. You can use them year after year […]

Having the Right Auto Parts

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 27, 2014 | Categories: Auto

Guest Post Every truck driver needs to be sensitive to their suspension. The suspension on the truck is what makes the ride tolerable. When someone is in their truck every day, they need to make sure that they have invested in the right Chevy suspension parts. These parts allow the driver to repair and care […]

Make Cottonelle Your Cleaner, Fresher Bathroom Routine #coupon #LetsTalkBums

Thank you Cottonelle for sponsoring this conversation and keeping my bum clean. When I find something I really love, I want to share it with my family, friends, and readers. Even if it is something so good part of me wants to keep it all to myself. Seriously though, I really do like to share […]

Scarves Are The Must Have Accessory

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 26, 2014 | Categories: Accessories, Fashion

I love accessories, especially scarves. They’re so versatile and you can change the look and feel of an outfit so easily with a scarf.  One of the things I love about the cooler weather is getting out all my scarves. I generally wear my scarves in the fall and winter, and the beginning of spring, […]

After using Living Proof Hair Products for a Month #MC #sponsored

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

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Living Proof. I received product samples to facilitate my review and to thank me for my participation. Last month I started using Living Proof hair products and I’ve definitely seen a difference. My hair is more manageable, less frizzy, and softer. I’m also […]

Drink CRYSTAL LIGHT and Earn Rewards with Miranda Lambert at Walmart #CrystalLightWM #MC #sponsored

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 25, 2014 | Categories: Music, Product Reviews

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central for CRYSTAL LIGHT. I received a gift card to purchase CRYSTAL LIGHT products to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I love CRYSTAL LIGHT. It’s one of my favorite cold drinks because it’s low on […]

The Holidays, Family And Your Sanity: Can They Co-exist?

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 24, 2014 | Categories: Family

Guest Post The holiday season provides a great opportunity for families to spend quality time together, but this can also lead to a lot of issues, especially if you have a gathering in a relatively small place. Fortunately, taking a proactive approach will provide you with many ways to alleviate the stress of the holiday […]

11 Small Dog Must Haves #BBNshops

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: | Categories: Animals, Dogs
small dog must haves

Do you own a small dog (or two, or three)? I never had a small dog before… we always had more medium sized dogs that were always outside dogs, until about 16 years ago we got a basset hound. Sadly she passed away in 2007. Then last year we decided our son was old enough […]