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Preparing for Seasonal Changes in Your Budget

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 26, 2018 | Categories: Around The house, Home and Garden
family budget

Fall is here, even if it feels like winter with early snow in some parts of the country, and that means that it’s time to start preparing for seasonal changes in your budget. While summer might be the most expensive season, winter comes in a close second. What budget changes do you need to make, […]

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Improve Your Health Today with a Natures Novel Mattress

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 5, 2018 | Categories: Home and Garden
health

Being a mom has made me more aware of my health. I mean I want to be around to watch my future grandchildren, and great-grandchildren grow up, so I have to take care of my health and overall well being, now. Thankfully, there are five easy things you can do to improve your health. And […]

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Worlds #1 Dishwasher Brand: Bosch 100 Series

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 20, 2018 | Categories: Home and Garden
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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. Last week I told y’all why you need a Bosch dishwasher… Today, I’m telling you that you still need one, but the Bosch 100 Series in particular. What makes Bosch […]

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Why You Need a Bosch Dishwasher From Best Buy

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 15, 2018 | Categories: Home and Garden
dishwasher

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. One of my least favorite chores to do is washing dishes. Just hate it. I think it’s because it seems to be never-ending. If you cook a lot, that’s three […]

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Decorating a Middle School Boy’s Bedroom – A Jungle Room Theme

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 19, 2018 | Categories: Home and Garden

  I did my son’s room in a jungle/safari theme some time back. I was and still am very pleased with it. He loves it. At the time all I could find that I liked as far as bedding goes, was solid reversible chocolate brown/khaki comforters. This was okay for awhile, but I really want […]

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How to Save Money Gardening This Spring

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 11, 2018 | Categories: Frugal Tips, Home and Garden
saving money gardening

I don’t know about you, but I am so ready for spring. This has been a cold, rainy, snowy, winter here in East Tennessee. I’m over it. I’m ready for warmer, sunnier days. And I’m ready to start gardening. There are so many things I love about spring. From the longer days to the warmer […]

Spring Cleaning: Fun Ways to Get Your Kids Involved

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 6, 2018 | Categories: Home and Garden
Spring cleaning

Now that it is officially spring, it’s time to spring clean your home. I have mixed feelings about spring cleaning… I love the idea of it and enjoy having a clean house of course, but at the same time, it’s a lot of work. I’m exhausted just thinking about it. Spring Cleaning Made Fun Cleaning […]

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How to Organize Your Life

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 3, 2018 | Categories: Home and Garden, How To
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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, you are not alone. To start off 2018 I want to regain focus, become inspired, and live a happier life. So let’s […]

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More Efficient and Better Laundry with ENERGY STAR

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 19, 2017 | Categories: Home and Garden
ENERGY STAR washers and dryers

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. 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. […]

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Prep Your Holidays with Samsung Appliances from Best Buy

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 11, 2017 | Categories: Home and Garden, Uncategorized

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’m a busy mom, especially around the holidays. It’s my favorite time of year, but it’s also crazy busy. I love doing extra cooking and baking during the holiday season, too, […]