We are a one-income family, and yes, our financial situation is stretched to the limit at times, but we are usually able to survive from paycheck to paycheck and have what we need. It was not always so. Let me tell you a little story. About 15 years ago, I found out that I was pregnant with my … [Read more...] about Fight Hunger. Spark Change.
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When you volunteer your time and energy, your support and enthusiasm can often have a ripple effect, in that it inspires others to want to participate in the changes you are making. Volunteers bring passion to any cause and they are often the people who can strengthen relationships between policies … [Read more...] about Volunteering: A Gift That Never Stops Giving
Aside from the people who are vegan, most everyone I know buys meat, eggs, or dairy at some point during the week/month/year. And those of you who do – have much more buying power than you probably even realize. By buying welfare-certified animal products, or more plant-based products, you send a … [Read more...] about Make Heart Hands for Farm Animals #ShopWithYourHeart
If you've had a chance to check out some of the different areas of Life in a House of Testosterone, you know that I'm passionate about a variety of causes and concerns around the world and how I can help with making a difference, especially those that relate to animals that have no voice, and … [Read more...] about #Relay4Kids – Making a Difference and Helping Children in Crisis
As Americans, we believe that our children have a right to be born in a clean environment, to a good education, a good home to keep them warm, and a childhood free from troubles and worries. I know that when my children were born, the most important thing to me was to make sure that they were always … [Read more...] about No Longer a Slumdog: Bringing Hope to Children in Crisis
I have always had a huge heart and did whatever I have been capable of doing to give back to my community and help those less fortunate. Whether by volunteering my time, making a donation, or just supporting the various fundraising events for my favorite charities - I've been involved in giving back … [Read more...] about Kicking Off the #SpiritOfChristmas with Stickman Stew
October is ADHD Awareness Month - did you know that? Having a bit of ADHD myself (at least I think so) and a child with ADHD, sometimes every day feels like ADHD Awareness Month around here. It can be difficult at times to manage, some days more so than others. Whenever those ADHD moments kick in … [Read more...] about October is ADHD Awareness Month
Disclosure: This post is part of a sponsored campaign with The Allstate Foundation and MomSelect. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Now that we have the Season 4 premiere episode of Scandal under our belts, it is time to turn our attention to a cause that our beloved Olivia Pope holds … [Read more...] about Gladiators Against Domestic Violence – Purple Purse Challenge
My eldest son, Jonathan, is a sensitive soul, although he does not show it very often. I believe he is in that awkward stage where he is attempting to define the man that he will be in the future. Does he go with the tough, 'I-don't-give-a-crap-about-anything' attitude, or does he go with caring … [Read more...] about How You Can Help With the #JonathansHeartProject
Earth Day - one of my most favorite holidays of the year. Why? Simple, because I love anything that has to do with making sure that our beautiful planet is around for millions of years for my grandchildren and their grandchildren to enjoy! There are so many things that you can do - … [Read more...] about Happy Earth Day!
Welcome once again to Beverly's Pink Saturday, hosted by Beverly at How Sweet The Sound. Be sure to stop by and join in the fun each Saturday with some beautiful posts from individuals around the world! Linking begins at 3:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) every Friday and the fun … [Read more...] about Pink Saturday – Breast Cancer Awareness
If you are reading Life in a House of Testosterone via our RSS Feed – I thank you! I would also ask; however, that you take a moment to stop by our web site and check us out "in person" if you will. I love the convenience of subscribing to RSS Feeds (I myself am subscribed to hundreds – … [Read more...] about An Informational Post