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 the categories? Leave a note below and let us know! … [Read more...] about Where Will You Be Spending Your Money This Valentine’s Day?
Holidays and Seasons
We love a reason to celebrate - and what better reason than holidays? Everything from national to federal holidays and everything in between. We cover them all including the four seasons!
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 awkward. — Nick Jonas (@nickjonas) January 21, 2016 Here we go pic.twitter.com/cz85n3jEPN — kevin jonas (@kevinjonas) January 21, 2016 Comin … [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 home. I try to remain an optimistic, glass-is-half-full type of person all year long, and I have to admit there are times when it is really, really hard. … [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 keeps on giving all year long! In addition, don't forget that we have an exclusive gift membership discount available! If you … [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 set aside one day for all of mankind to give back to those less fortunate. Entire cities are joining in and celebrating the start of the holiday season … [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 residents during the annual office Halloween party and for some to set up at our own home. Did you know that Best Buy has a bunch of awesome ideas to … [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 - they love dressing up in the weirdest costume they can find - and then going out and acting like complete buffoons to collect candy and scare the … [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 hospitable and charming. Start Outside before it Gets too Cold The hot weather and the beautiful sunny days have most definitely impacted your yard … [Read more...] about Getting Your Home Ready for Winter: A Fall Cleaning Checklist