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Tag Archives: music

Recovery Unplugged: Rehab with Music @RecoveryUnplugd #RecoveryMusic

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 8, 2015 | Categories: Health and Fitness, Music
Recovery music rehab

I received compensation from Recovery Unplugged for this sponsored post, any opinions expressed by me are honest and reflect my actual experience. I’ve seen addiction up close. It’s not pretty. It’s heart-wrenching. You feel helpless and the person addicted feels out of control. There are so many reasons people become addicted, from being in an […]

Yet to See “Frozen”? Here’s Five Reasons Why You Should

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 22, 2015 | Categories: Children, Entertainment, Movies, Pop Culture

If you’re the sole person on the planet who has yet to see the cinematic masterpiece that is “Frozen,” take whatever it is that’s holding you back and “let it go.” (You know we had to go there.) Since you’re going to be bombarded at every turn with music from the movie and merchandise emblazoned […]

Kiss Me by Ed Sheeran #MusicMonday

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: September 23, 2013 | Categories: Health and Fitness, Music, Music Monday

I love Ed Sheeran. LOVE him. His voice is soothing and sexy at the same time. I truly could listen to him all day. When I hear his song ‘Kiss Me’, I always think of my husband. If you aren’t familiar with it take a listen… Do you have a favorite Ed Sheeran song? Donna […]

What to do with your old CDs – musicMagpie to the rescue #sponsored #music

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: August 26, 2013 | Categories: Entertainment, Environment, Frugal Tips, Gaming, Green, Information, Music

This is a sponsored post. 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 can remember how cool I thought CDs and DVDs were when they first came out(not that they’re still […]

Online Music Lessons Makes for Summertime Fun with TakeLessons.com

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: June 26, 2013 | Categories: Education, Music
TakeLessons.com

This music inspired post has been brought to you by TakeLessons.com…. If you know me (and my family), you know music is a big part of our lives. I can’t sing, which doesn’t stop me, and I can’t play an instrument, but I love music. It would be an accurate statement to say I NEED […]

Let’s Make Beautiful Music Together with TakeLessons.com Spring Sale #music #ad

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 29, 2013 | Categories: Children, Education, Music, Web Sites
takelessons.com

This music inspired article has been brought to you by TakeLessons.com… I am a firm believer that music IS the universal language. I, however, do not possess any musical ability. Except in my own head. I know I can sure put on a great concert while driving in my car. I want my son to […]

Arm & Hammer Tooth Tunes One Direction Toothbrush #ToothTunes1D #spon

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 11, 2013 | Categories: Children, Family and Health, Reviews
Brushing with Arm & Hammer Tooth Tune toothbrush

My son is really into music lately. He’s only ten, but has his little finger on the pulse of music. He knows all the top musical singers/groups and popular songs. One of his favorite groups is One Direction. I can’t tell you how thrilled I was to find out about Arm & Hammer Tooth Tunes […]

Advancement in Technology Over the Past 30 Years

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 16, 2012 | Categories: Guest Posts, Infographs, Information, Technology

Guest Post Are kids today headed in the right direction? To answer that question, one would have to look at the differences over the past 30 years. Anyone who grew up in 1982 can remember it as a time of wonder and innocence. Today, kids can look up information on a world-wide web, send emails […]

Become an Up and Coming Celebrity at Celebstir

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 4, 2012 | Categories: Celebrity, Entertainment, Pop Culture, Uncategorized, Web Sites

I have a confession to make… I love all things celebrity. I secretly (well not so secret, now) love watching shows like The Voice, American Idol, and X-Factor, to name a few. I think my attraction to these kind of shows is that I love seeing the “average” person get a break and make it […]

Musical Lessons in Childhood – Lifelong Benefit

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: September 23, 2012 | Categories: Children, Guest Posts, Music, Parenting

Guest Post Image Source Did you know that taking music lessons while you’re young can actually strengthen your auditory skills to a great extent? That’s right, various studies have shown that learning to play a musical instrument when we are children may lead to various changes in our brain and its effects can be seen […]