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Give Your Dog Wholesome Treats and #NudgeThemBack

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 27, 2016 | Categories: Pets
DIY Dog Toy Tutorial treats

This post is sponsored by Nudges® Dog Treats and the BlogPaws® Pet Influencer Network™. I am being compensated to help create awareness about Nudges Wholesome Dog Treats available at Walmart but we only share information we feel is relevant to our readers. Nudges Dog Treats is not responsible for the content of this article. Our […]

Chicken Raised without Antibiotics at Papa Murphy’s

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 26, 2016 | Categories: Health and Fitness, Restaurants

It’s important to me that my family eats foods that are good for them and I buy Raised without Antibiotics (RWA) chicken whenever possible. It’s nice when brands like today’s sponsor, Papa Murphy’s, who knows how important it is to parents like me. They only use RWA chicken on their pizzas so parents can feel […]

Calling All Smartphone and App Users

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 25, 2016 | Categories: Technology, Working at Home
smartphone user digitally engaged

This is a sponsored post. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. 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. As a smartphone user and digitally engaged blogger […]

How to Make Cake Pop Sun Pops

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 19, 2016 | Categories: Desserts, DIY, Food, Home and Garden
How to Make Cake Pops

If you’re looking for fun, edible DIY projects during the summer break, here is a easy delicious cake pop idea… Sun pops! The kids will have fun helping you make them and they are awfully darn cute. And what a great way to celebrate a sunny summer than with sun pop cake pops?! How to […]

Lettuce Wraps for a Low Carb Diet

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 18, 2016 | Categories: Food, Health and Fitness, How To, Weight Loss
Lettuce wraps for a low carb lunch

Recently, I’ve been eating a high protein, lower-carb diet. I’m not doing a “low-carb” diet, just cutting back on the carbs a bit, while amping up the protein. I love lettuce wraps and they’re perfect for not only a low carb lunch, but a low calorie lunch, too. One way for me to cut down […]

Home Business Scams and How to Spot Them

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 15, 2016 | Categories: Working at Home
How to spot home business scams...

There is a lot of misinformation out there on the internet regarding starting a home business. If you are looking to start a home business or online business, keep reading to learn what to be wary of when it comes to options and how to spot home business scams. Once you start to research options […]

Why Middle School and High School Students Need a Laptop

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 12, 2016 | Categories: Education
10 reasons a middle school student needs a laptop

This post is sponsored by Savings.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, like laptop deals for your middle school and high school students. I haven’t told my son yet, but […]

Aches and Pain Relief with a LivRelief Coupon

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 7, 2016 | Categories: Uncategorized
LivRelief topical pain treatment for aches and pain

This back aches and pain relieving post is sponsored by LivRelief. 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. A few weeks ago I shared how I had been suffering from back […]

Coconut Fruit Dip & Strawberry Mango Kabobs

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 6, 2016 | Categories: Recipes
Coconut dip and strawberry mango fruit kabobs

I’m enjoying this summer so much so far and trying not to think too much about the fact that my son starts back to school in just under a month now. Ugh. But right now I’m living in the moment. We’ve been eating a lot of strawberries this summer and another thing I love is […]

Strawberry Lemonade & Lime Mojito Recipe

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 5, 2016 | Categories: Recipes
Strawberry Lemonade Lime Mojito Recipe

Strawberry, lemonade, and mojito are three things that scream summer to me. Combine the three into a drink and you have the perfect combination. You can make a strawberry lemonade for the kids or for a hot day by the pool all summer long. Or add the lemonade to a lime mojito for a refreshing […]