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A Few of My Favorite Things from Amazon in 2017

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 5, 2018 | Categories: Shopping
A few of my favorite things from Amazon at amazon.comcom

Like many people, I do a lot of my shopping online. With a significant portion of it being from Amazon. If you’re an Amazon Prime member, it’s a bargain, with free and fast shipping. And shopping online is just so convenient. I was looking at my account, and I see that I am shopping from […]

Why a Department Store Is the Best Remedy for a Clueless Gifter

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: December 16, 2017 | Categories: Holidays and Observances, Shopping
Why a department store is the best remedy for a clueless shopper

It’s still not too late to get those last-minute Christmas presents and stocking fillers. Sadly, whether it’s your first year giving out gifts or if you’re just completely stumped, it can be difficult picking out the right gifts. We’ll browse around every single store, we’ll look on the internet for hours, and we may even […]

Snickerdoodle Lip Scrub – DIY Beauty

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: September 14, 2017 | Categories: Beauty, DIY
Snickerdoodle lip scrub. This DIY lip scrub makes a great gift...

Snickerdoodle conjurs up images of delicious cookies… a cookie I happen to enjoy. The next best thing to a snickerdoodle cookie is a DIY lip scrub. I love making homemade scrubs, but haven’t made one specifically for the lips before. This DIY Snickerdoodle Lip Scrub will keep your lips soft and kissable all winter long […]

Stock up on Gifts for Upcoming Events with Cardpool #CardOffer317

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 17, 2017 | Categories: Money Talk, Savings
Stock up on gifts for upcoming events like graduations and Teacher Appreciation with Cardpool...

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Tatu Digital Media. 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. It will officially be spring in just three days. The […]

3D Drawing Pen – Fun with the AtmosFlare

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: September 27, 2016 | Categories: Family, Fun, Gadgets, Reviews
3D drawing fun with the AtmosFlare Drawing Pen

Technology is an amazing thing, like 3D art, for example. And it’s not just something you only see on TV or in a studio, or lab, but now you can create 3D drawings in your own home thanks to brands like today’s sponsor, AtmosFlare, who give families like mine hours of fun with 3D drawing […]

Samsung Gear VR for Father’s Day from Best Buy

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: June 16, 2016 | Categories: Gadgets, Holidays and Observances, Technology
Samsung Gear VR from Best Buy for Father's Day

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. With all of the end of school year activities going on, our son’s NYC trip, and the opening weekend (plus all the to and from rehearsals) of our son’s play this […]

Celebrating Lunar New Year with a Best Buy Gift Card

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 19, 2016 | 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 […]

DIY Body Scrub Gift Ideas Roundup

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: December 22, 2015 | Categories: Beauty, Gift Ideas
24 DIY Sugar Scrub Gift Ideas

Body Scrub gifts are the perfect DIY gifts to give for Christmas. They are something you make yourself and they are all-natural. I love giving sugar scrubs as gifts and love receiving homemade sugar scrubs, too. Here’s one of my favorite DIY body scrubs I made last year… a DIY Brown Sugar Body Scrub that […]

10 Best Christmas Gift Ideas For Ford Car Owners

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: December 10, 2015 | Categories: Auto, Gift Ideas
Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Ford Car Owners #Ford

I can’t believe it’s almost Christmas – I still have things that I meant to do this past summer. But here we are, and I am excited for this season. There are cookies to bake,  gifts to buy and visits to make. But finding that perfect gift isn’t always the easiest thing to do.   […]

My Favorite PJs – Eeyore Onsie

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 24, 2015 | Categories: Fashion, Shopping
My favorite PJs #myfavoritepjs

This is a sponsored post for Richard Leeds International organized by Southern Mom Loves. I found my favorite PJs. Finally! That’s saying a lot for a PJ loving gal like me. It also took a very long time. I’ve tested lots of pajamas over the years and I consider myself a PJ connoisseur. I’ve either […]