Category Archives: Spirit (seat of emotions and character)

Military Spouse Appreciation Day

Military Spouse Appreciation Day has been set aside as a day to recognize the contributions military spouses make on a daily basis to support their military members, families, and communities.  Celebrated each year on the Friday before Mother’s Day, spouses … Continue reading

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Courageous Proportions

So today’s article I’d like to dedicate to all my fellow Military Spouses, men and women. Take this from a seasoned wife: I am not new to this.  There are ups and there are downs – always remember that! However, … Continue reading

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YOU ARE NOT ALONE

Do you ever think about your life and wonder just how you got from point A to B…then versus now?  I know I do.  Military life isn’t easy and I’m proof of that!  See, yesterday was my 21st wedding anniversary … Continue reading

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Warning Signs Parents of MIL Teens Can’t Ignore

We want our military kids to stay young, we wish they would grow up. After years of teaching, nurturing and disciplining, our babies hit the teen years and start to spread their wings. And while we are still responsible for … Continue reading

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April Fools: How Joking Lightens the Mood

There’s  one thing you can be certain of in life, service men and women know how to laugh at themselves and everyone else!  Their sense of humor knows no boundaries, at all!  Go into any shop and you’ll see evidence … Continue reading

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American Red Cross

On May 18, 1998, 2AM, I received a call from my brother informing me my father had been killed in a car accident on a deserted road outside Wells, Nevada. My husband was deployed in Italy as an air planner … Continue reading

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Romancing The Kids

As military spouses, it’s hard being separated from loved ones, dealing with the after effects of war and leaving friends and family behind. We have learned to deal with each of these, by opening up to friends, finding solace in … Continue reading

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