Call me strange, but I loved corned beef and cabbage when I was a kid growing up. Maybe it was because of my German/Polish ancestry, or because we grew up in the middle of Amish country surrounded by Pennsylvania Dutch cooking. Not every kid is going to run to the table for a dinner of corned beef and cabbage, so how about celebrating with a festive, colorful meal that everyone in your family will … [Read more...] about Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with … Pasta!
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Not sure what to get your sweetheart for Valentine's Day? Check out our infographic below to see what others have planned for some idea-sparking! Don't you just love infographics? I'm going to be sharing more of these with my readers. I love having everything in one handy graphic that you can keep for later if you want. So how spot on are we with our numbers? Did you see yourself in one of … [Read more...] about Where Will You Be Spending Your Money This Valentine’s Day?
Nothing says AMAZING FUN for children and animals alike like a good old-fashioned blizzard! Winter Storm Jonas 2016 has not disappointed in that department, leaving behind a foot or more of snow for most areas impacted by the storm here in the south. The Jonas Brothers are taking having a winter blizzard named after them all in stride. So... Winter storm JONAS is coming. This is … [Read more...] about Winter Storm Jonas 2016
A very happy and blessed Thanksgiving 2015 to each of you today! I am posting this early for those that will be traveling (please be safe - traffic is crazy out there!) and for those that won't be online tomorrow. I hope your homes are filled with the joyful smells of baking pies, roasting turkeys, simmering cinnamon and oranges and laughter and excitement bouncing from every corner of your … [Read more...] about Happy Thanksgiving 2015
I personally love getting gift baskets or gift memberships for any holiday or occasion. There is just something about opening up a gift basket and diving in to find the treasures that await you inside! Our friends at Wine of the Month Club have some beautiful gift baskets available just in time for the holiday season or you can choose from one of their various gift memberships for the gift that … [Read more...] about Give a Wine of the Month Club Gift this Holiday Season
I am honored to have the opportunity to partner with several wonderful bloggers from all over the world to show our support of the #GivingTuesday movement. If you are a blogger and would like to join us, you can join our Facebook group or link up your own #GivingTuesday posts using our linkup below. I have had the pleasure of being involved with #GivingTuesday and their worldwide movement to … [Read more...] about #GivingTuesday Bloggers – Mighty Individually, Together We Can Change the World
Disclosure: Life in a House of Testosterone 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. Since my boys are past the stage of going house to house collecting candy on Halloween (okay, if they were allowed to they would but they are both over the age limit) we've been checking out some pranks to pull on our fellow … [Read more...] about It’s a #BestBuyHalloween full of Hauntingly Good Pranks
Living in an apartment community, believe it or not, we don't get that many trick-or-treaters in our neighborhood. I suppose the kids just don't want to be running up and down three flights of stairs banging on everyone's door to see who is handing out candy and who is not LOL! My boys are a little over the trick-or-treat stage of going door to door collecting candy - well let me rephrase that - … [Read more...] about Gift the Gift of Frightful Fun with a Halloween Gift Basket from Gift Baskets Plus
Winter is just around the corner but is your home ready for all of the festivities that are about to take place in the colder months? A cozy and beautiful interior can most definitely counteract the gloomy weather outside. So, are you ready to put up your sleeves and initiate fall cleaning? We promise that it’s not difficult and it can most definitely make your living space a lot more … [Read more...] about Getting Your Home Ready for Winter: A Fall Cleaning Checklist
Life in a House of Testosterone received a promotional item in exchange for this posting. All opinions stated are my own. Did you have a great Mother's Day? I hope that you did. I was blessed to be able to spend it not only with my family, but with some very dear friends as well. My own mother passed away in 1992 when I was just 25 years old. Over the years, I have had the opportunity to meet … [Read more...] about We #CelebrateEveryMom with ProFlowers
Life in a House of Testosterone received the product mentioned below from GiftsForYouNow.com in exchange for this review. All opinions stated are my own. Spring is in full swing, summer right around the corner, and we are about to enter into graduation season! It is one of my most favorite times of the year - watching these young adults who have struggled and worked so hard to get to this point, … [Read more...] about Gifts For You Now Graduation Gift Review
Mother's Day is May 10 and I want to introduce you to a wonderful company that allows you to personalize your gift for Mom - GiftsForYouNow.com. They have pages and pages of beautiful Mother's Day gifts available for you to choose from, even gifts for Grandmothers. Whatever you need, they have something that is sure to please even the choosiest of mothers! I wish that my mother was still … [Read more...] about GiftsForYouNow.com Makes It a Very Happy Mother’s Day