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Decorate a Home Office with Fun Office Finds

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 29, 2016 | Categories: Home and Garden

This decorate a home office with fun office finds is sponsored by Quill and SwayyEm. 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. We are adding a sun room onto our house […]

Chicken Soup for the Soul Pet Food for Our Hero #MyPetIsMyHero

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 26, 2016 | Categories: Dogs, Pets
Chicken Soup for the Soul pet food #mypetismyhero

This post is sponsored by Chicken Soup for The Soul Pet Food and the BlogPaws® Pet Influencer Network. I am being compensated for helping create awareness around the Brand and new product launch, but we only share information we feel is relevant to our readers. Chicken Soup for The Soul is not responsible for the […]

Staying Active & a #YogaPantChallenge

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 25, 2016 | Categories: Health and Fitness
Staying active with Depend Active Fit Briefs #yogapantchallenge

It’s that time of year when everyone makes New Year resolutions, like losing weight or at least attempt to do something that will make them healthier. I don’t do resolutions, but I do set goals. One of my goals for 2016 is to be more active. As you know, it’s easy to start an exercise […]

Nothing Is Going to Stop Me Now #MadeToMove in 7 Days

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 22, 2016 | Categories: Health and Fitness
Yoga meditations beginners can do...

This post has been sponsored by Osteo Bi-Flex®. I was provided with product at no charge to sample in exchange for my review. The options expressed in this post are my own. I am in no way affiliated with Osteo Bi-Flex® and do not earn a commission or percent of sales. I don’t make New […]

Buying a Car – 3 Questions to Ask Yourself

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 19, 2016 | Categories: Auto
buying a car car model comparisons

Buying a car is a very big decision for most people. There are many different factors that need to be carefully considered. Cars can cost a lot of money. This means that you can really hurt yourself financially if you rush your decision and do not take the time to think things through. You will […]

Celebrating Lunar New Year with a Best Buy Gift Card

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: | Categories: Bargains and Deals, Shopping
Best Buy Lunar New Year gift cards

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. Happy New Year! I hope the new year is off to a great start for you! So far, so good, for me… I’m looking forward to a productive 2016 if my […]

Easy Ways to Save with Digital Coupons

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 17, 2016 | Categories: Coupons
Scott Brand products

  I’m a bargain shopper, and proud of it. I like finding the best deals when I shop but I never liked clipping coupons. That’s why I love digital coupons. They make saving so much easier. I always have my phone with me so I can just hold my iPhone up and they can scan […]

Sriracha Pineapple Pork Lettuce Wraps from Pei Wei

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 15, 2016 | Categories: Food, Restaurants
Pei Wei Sriracha Pineapple Pork Lettuce Wraps

I’ve cut down on carbs recently, which means I’ve been cutting down on bread. All I can say is, thank goodness for Pei Wei’s Sriracha pineapple pork lettuce wraps. I’m starting this year off on the right food, not only exercising more, but eating healthy. It’s not always easy for someone who likes to eat […]

8 Raspberry Desserts Perfect for Valentine’s Day

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: | Categories: Desserts
Raspberry desserts

Valentine’s Day, okay let’s be real here… the whole month of February, is the perfect time for desserts and sweets of all kinds. Chocolate is my favorite. Chocolate in any dessert is fine by me, but I also love raspberry desserts, especially for Valentine’s Day. I made this Romantic Raspberry Fluff (it’s super easy, too) […]

Delicious Cold Weather Soups for National Soup Month

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 14, 2016 | Categories: Food, Recipes
cold weather soups

Delicious Cold Weather Soups are on my radar right now. Actually, I like a good bowl of soup any time of the year, but during the winter or colder months, soup is the perfect food. In fact, if you didn’t know, January is National Soup Month. It makes January a great time to try some […]