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Don’t Run Out of Power This Holiday #PowerTheHolidays

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 30, 2014 | Categories: Around The house, Home and Garden

Thank you Duracell and SheSpeaks for sponsoring this conversation. 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. I was thinking about all the things we use batteries for, especially around the holidays. […]

Will You Give it Forward This Tuesday? #GivingTuesday #GiveForward @GiveForward

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 28, 2014 | Categories: Charities

I received compensation for this post but 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. I confess that I do not do Black Friday… or Black Wednesday or Back Thursday, for that […]

Double Your Savings by Buying Gift Cards at Kroger #Kr2xdip

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 24, 2014 | Categories: Baking and Cooking, Shopping

Thank you Tatu Digital Media for sponsoring this conversation. I want to try a new dessert for Thanksgiving. I know from previous experience that you never want to try a new recipe at a family gathering unless you’ve tested the recipe out first. It’s a long story, but trust me, you want to give any […]

Hinting for the Perfect Family Gift? Check Out the LG OLED at Best Buy #HintingSeason #OLEDatBestBuy

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 21, 2014 | Categories: Home and Garden

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. I think my husband has been hinting for a new TV. Okay, I don’t think, I know he’s been hinting for a new TV. And not just any TV, but the […]

Dress Your Home Up in Gold This Holiday Season #BBNshops

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 20, 2014 | Categories: Around The house, Home and Garden

I decorate my home up with gold accents all throughout the year, but during the holidays, I decorate with even more gold. The color scheme in my home lends to gold accents, and I’ve always loved how gold adds a warmth and richness to any home decor. I bring out my gold flatware set and […]

Easy, Tasty, One Pot Comfort Meals Perfect for Cold Weather #Foodie

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 19, 2014 | Categories: Baking and Cooking, Food, Recipes

This delicious one pot meal recipes post has been brought to you by Foodie.com. 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.  Check out Easy, Tasty, One Pot Meals by DonnaChaffins at […]

Do You Have Good Neighbors? Won’t you #BeMyNeighbor

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 18, 2014 | Categories: Around The house, Family

This post is brought to you by the Fred Rogers Company and The Motherhood.  I will only endorse companies, products and services that I believe, based on my own experiences, are worthy of endorsement. We’ve lived in our home for over 16 years now and still as happy as we were the first day we […]

Hairfinity is Giving Me Beautiful Hair from the Inside Out #hairfinity

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

My hair took a beating this past summer and normally the fall and winter would wreak havoc on it too. I have long hair but it breaks off badly. I kid and say I shed more than our dog… which is actually true, since our dog is a non-shedder and my tub’s drain proved that […]

Going to a Party this Holiday Season? Don’t Forget a Hostess Gift! #BBNshops

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 17, 2014 | Categories: Home and Garden, Shopping

It’s that time of year when we are attending Thanksgiving gatherings, Christmas parties, and New Year’s Eve parties… it’s a great opportunity to get dressed up, eat good food and gather with family and friends. It’s also a good thing to take a hostess gift when you attend a party (any time of the year). […]

CaringBridge Helps With The Healing #MC

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 15, 2014 | Categories: Family and Health, Websites

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. There is a possibility that we all have or will experience (either ourselves or a loved one) a health issue that could result in a hospital stay, enduring a […]