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Education is Fun When You Start with Science

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 30, 2016 | Categories: Education
STEM education Start with Science #startwithscience

We have always encouraged the love of science with our son. Every subject is important but the love for science and hands on learning is crucial for his future. Thanks to brands like today’s sponsor, Everywhere Agency on behalf of Orkin,  for promoting and encouraging that spark, but most importantly recognizing that our children’s futures […]

Huawei Honor 8 Unlocked Smartphone

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 28, 2016 | Categories: Gadgets, Technology
The Huawei Honor 8 Unlocked Smartphone from Best Buy

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. As always my opinion is 100% my own and may differ from yours. I will only endorse companies, products, like the Huawei Honor 8 Unlocked Smartphone and services that I believe, based on […]

Tips on Hiring Your Child to Work For You

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 26, 2016 | Categories: Children, Family
Tips on hiring your child to work for you...

Many entrepreneurs and/or work from home moms and dads with children that are tweens or teens debate whether or not hiring their children to work from them is a good thing or not. As you work towards the internal debate over whether to hire your child or not, I wanted to express my thoughts and […]

Younger Looking Skin with RENU Advanced

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 25, 2016 | Categories: Beauty
Younger looking skin with RENU Advanced skin care products...

Looking younger is a centuries old quest. From looking for the Fountain of Youth to buying beauty products and having cosmetic surgeries, beauty and looking younger is a billion dollar a year industry. We are constantly searching for something to make us look younger. I received RENU Advanced to facilitate my review… no other compensation […]

Nectarine Lemonade Recipe

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 24, 2016 | Categories: Recipes
Nectarine Lemonade recipe for summer, cookouts, parties, picnics, or anytime...

Summer isn’t over yet, in fact, we still have several weeks of hot weather here. In my quest to come up with refreshing drink recipes, I thought that nectarine lemonade would be a perfect drink. Not to mention I bought a lot of nectarines at the grocery store the other day. We love lemonade and […]

Save on Pet Supplies with Groupon

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: | Categories: Pets
Groupon goods on things like pet beds for dogs...

Disclosure: I received compensation for this post but all opinions are 100% my own and may differ from yours. I will only endorse companies, like Groupon, products, like pet supplies and services that I believe, based on my own experiences, are worthy of endorsement. Our Baxter has worn out his doggie bed. He has had […]

Most Anticipated Horror Movies of 2016/2017

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 23, 2016 | Categories: Movies
Horror movies coming out in late 2016 and 2017

As fall of 2016 approaches, people are getting antsy about some upcoming movies that are getting a lot of press. Horror has always been a hot genre for many people. Some years are better for horror while other years aren’t so noteworthy. However, the second half of 2016 and 2017 both seem to be great […]

Foot Care for Busy Moms with Amopé Pedi Perfect

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 18, 2016 | Categories: Beauty
Foot care for busy moms for soft beautiful feet all summer with Amope Pedi Perfect

School is back in full swing here. Which means my life will be busier than ever. Some days I’m lucky to brush my hair and I can remember when I was a new mom, I was lucky to take a shower every day. So for busy moms like me, it’s not easy to find the […]

Join Planet Fitness on August 15th!

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 14, 2016 | Categories: Health and Fitness

Does the thought of going to the beach or the pool intimidate you because the thought of wearing a swimsuit in public is just unbearable? Yeah, me too. That’s why it’s nice to get a helping hand from brands like today’s sponsor, Planet Fitness. They want to help us get summer ready by offering an […]

Arthritis pain? Why I Choose JointFlex

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 8, 2016 | Categories: Coupons
For arthritis pain JointFlex topical pain reliever

This arthritis pain relieving post is sponsored by Savings.com. Suffering from arthritis pain can be debilitating. I watched a woman who was like my second mom suffer through a lot of pain with rheumatoid arthritis for year, as well as my mother-in-law and my own mom. Then shortly after turning <cough> 50 <cough> I started […]