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Children’s Book Review-Deployment: One of Our Pieces is Missing

To celebrate Military Child Appreciation month, I have partnered with the National Center for Youth Issues to review a new book for military children that is hot off the press. 305 more words


They grow so fast!


No that’s not what I am going to write about. However weeds do seem to grow over night!

But tonight as I lay in bed thinking about the last week, the last month, the last year I am amazed and proud we(hubby and I) survived another birthday party! 988 more words

Mom Life

Cinepolis: Luxury Cinema

How often do you get to go out to the movies? If you are like me, your answer is never. Since having kids, trips to the movie theater are few and far between. 561 more words


ALA Member Excels in Military, Marriage, Motherhood, Career and Volunteerism

Mother. Wife. Military leader. American Legion Auxiliary member. Active church member. Community volunteer. Upper-level staffer at a major energy corporation.

Those are just some of the numerous personal and professional roles of Col. 524 more words


Need some motivation today???

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” – Maya Angelou

Get creative and you’ll find a way to get things done, because YOU CAN.

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Tennessee National Guard Puppet Reenlistment

Clearly, we haven’t learned our lesson from that one TSgt from Nellis AFB of what not to post on social media. And while this is a “bit” better from ranting about one’s workplace problems that can probably be solved by better leadership skills, this one is a huge slap in the face for those who have served and are currently serving. 615 more words


Deployment Month One + How to Deal

Hello, friends! And helloooo Friday. I hope your week hasn’t felt as long as mine. While the week was long, it was somewhat of a milestone. 1,203 more words