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Save Money, Time, and Space with a Simple Living Portable Clothes Dryer

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: February 22, 2017 | Categories: Home and Garden, Product Reviews
Laundry quote funny Simple Living Portable Clothes Dryer

I received this product free to facilitate a review and provide my honest opinion. 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 our clothes dryer quit working. There’s […]

The Perfect Bowl of Rice with the Rosewill Rice Cooker

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: December 5, 2016 | Categories: Food, Home and Garden, Reviews
The perfect bowl of rice with the Rosewill Rice Cooker with fuzzy logic technology...

I received a Rosewill Rice Cooker for free for review purposes, 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 recently received the RHRC-13001 5.5-Cup Rice Cooker, which made my […]

How to Organize Your Life

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 3, 2016 | Categories: Home and Garden, How To
how to organize your life...

Are you leading a chaotic life? Is your world cluttered in such a way that you just cannot think straight? If you have started to lose focus and feel completely unorganized in life then please read on to learn how to organize your life so that you can regain focus, inspiration and live a happier […]

The Importance of Regular Maintenance for Your Swamp Cooler

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: | Categories: Home and Garden
Maintenance on your swamp cooler to keep your hvac / air conditioning heat pump unit wokring...

Evaporative coolers, also commonly called swamp coolers, can be an efficient way to cool your residence. However, to keep them running right year after year, you need to make sure that you have regular maintenance performed. By taking a few simple steps and calling a professional HVAC technician when needed, your unit will provide a […]

Updating Your Kitchen for the Holidays?

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 13, 2016 | Categories: Home and Garden
KitchenAid Black Stainless Steel Appliances

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’ve been wanting to update my kitchen and fell in love with the new KitchenAid black stainless steel appliances available at Best Buy. Update Your Kitchen for the Holidays I’m a […]

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 […]

Waste Not Want Not: Smart and Simple Tips for Avoiding Food Waste

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: June 7, 2016 | Categories: Food, Home and Garden, Tips
Waste Not Want Not: Tips for avoiding food waste

If you are trying to reduce the amount of waste your family produces, then you are part of a nationwide effort to reduce the amount of trash that goes into the nation’s landfills. However, wastefulness might still be happening right in your own kitchen. Food waste is a serious problem for many families, and according […]

Staying Organized Makes Life Easier

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: June 5, 2016 | Categories: Family, Home and Garden
Clipix Bookmark Manager Meal planning

Life can quickly become messy, especially when changes happen. When you start a new job, move to a new home or have another change in your life, it may be difficult to keep track of important information. Staying organized for routine tasks, even meal planning and home repair, can be overwhelming. There are several ways […]

Must Have Items for Your Annual Spring Cleaning

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 25, 2016 | Categories: Around The house, Home and Garden
Spring Cleaning must have items #SpringClean16

As a busy mom trying to juggle all the things we have to do, it’s nice to get a helping hand from brands like today’s sponsors Kimberly-Clark and The Motherhood. They want to help moms get their spring cleaning done quickly and efficiently so we have more time to spend with our families. Spring has finally […]

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 […]