One ticked off MilSpouse

"Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends." John 15:13The topper on the latest, most-blatant disrespect of our military members has enraged me beyond belief.How could something as shameful as denying immediate survivor benefits to the families of deceased military families have happened? And yet it did, to the families of the service members who died in the line of duty since the government shutdown.Blame it on the government shutdown? Really? How on earth did this happen to these families?...more

Happy Independence Day - Freedom Is Never Free!

Please Visit Clarissa at "The BWE Bloggersphere"Today! As we enter into the festivities, please keep in mind the dedicated men and women who help make this day possible...Freedom is never free! And to Those Who Proudly Wear The Uniform: Thanks For Your Service! ...more

When He Leaves

My husband and I celebrated our 16th wedding anniversary together, barely. He was out of town for a week and when he mentioned his anniversary, the guys got together and got him home the evening of our anniversary, just in time to have dinner together. Thanks guys! ...more

This = Love

It's in the eyes of the childrenAs they leave for the very first timeAnd it's in the heart of a soldierAs he takes a bullet on the frontline ...more


**IT HAPPENS! It was a typical late summer afternoon with the kids playing in the back yard, when my 5 year old started yelling he needs to go to the potty! By the look on his face, I knew this was not your typical, "just pee behind the tree" moment, this was the big one!...more