Inside House Party
This week we’re heading back down to Austin (for the third year in a row) for the South by Southwest Interactive Festival. As you might recall, South by Southwest is a set of “conferences & festivals [that] offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW is the premier destination for discovery.”Read full post
Ok, Winter, it’s go-time. I’ll see all your polar vortices and raise you a Polar Plunge…
“A Polar Plunge? What’s that?” Well, it’s a group of people doing exactly what you shouldn’t do anywhere close to the winter months: diving into the frigid waters of a nearby lake, ocean or body of water. That’s right, there’s a whole cadre of folks across the nation (the world, in fact) that willingly thrust themselves headlong into the icy winter waters that mother nature has tried oh-so-hard to prevent us from doing with a solid foot-thick covering of ice. Well, that’s not enough to keep some folks out…Read full post
On a day like today, only the dulcet tones of the incomparable Mr. Barry White can really convey how we feel about you, our priceless House Party community. So, take it away, Barry!
Happy Valentine’s Day House Partiers. No matter how you’re spending your Valentine’s Day, just know that you’ve got a true valentine in us!Read full post
We really enjoyed volunteering for a local organization back in October called Family-to-Family, helping out with their Stuffed Shirt Program. Since they have so many great initiatives, we extended another opportunity to House Party employees in December to participate in the organization’s GivingWorks Empathy Program.Read full post
Welcome to 2014, we hope last year brought you fond memories. The best way to get ready for 2014 is by counting all that 2013 has given! Be thankful for your blessings, because they are numerous. We are more than thankful to have you as part of our House Party community.
To help ring in the New Year, House Party would like to congratulate the winners of our “Begin, Pin & Win Sweepstakes”! We hope these prizes give you a fun and relaxing start to 2014.
Congratulations to the following winners:
$150 Amazon gift card: Erin N. of New York
$50 Amazon gift card: Barbara A. of Kansas
$50 Amazon gift card: Sherry Y. of Florida
We can’t wait to hear what you use them for and, remember, keep pinning! Congratulations!Read full post
Ah, social media. It’s fun, ever-changing and rapidly become a phenomena that’s embedded itself into the very fabric of our daily lives. However, with this rapid migration of people to new web platforms and media outlets comes a lot of questions, experimentation and even some bad habits that in time “netiquette” works to inform and correct. So, we thought we’d cover some basic social media tips to keep you as savvy as possible.Read full post