Donate Halloween Candy to Troops

Donate Halloween Candy to TroopsHave you spent that last 48 hours battling Halloween candy sugar spikes and lows? This week, donate Halloween candy to troops overseas and make someone's day a little sweeter. Like me, you probably know about dental office programs to buy back or swap Halloween candy for a treat or trip to the treasure box, but this Halloween our family will donate Halloween candy to troops overseas and stateside who are sure to enjoy a few sweets from us who are grateful and humbled by their service....more

Tricare won't pay for TBI therapy for troops!

As someone whose husband is currently in Afghanistan, I will say that I am angry, sad and embarrassed by this. How can we send our soldiers into a war and then not pay for the most common, life-changing injury they sustain?...more

I'm not surprised. Tricare is in business to make money, just like other insurers. ...more

Save Your Waistline... ...and donate your extra Halloween candy or candy leftovers to Operation Gratitude! Local dentists will take those extra calories, er, candies off your hands for $1 per pound and will send them to troops serving overseas....more

Support Our Troops

As many of you may already know I served in the Navy as well as my husband and brother.  With Veterans day being tomorrow and the holidays coming up I wanted to share a few ways you can support our troops.  There are Sailors, Soldiers, Airman and Marines serving all over the world away from their loved ones.  They give up many of their freedoms so the rest of us can enjoy the comforts of home. History Of Veteran’s Day Veteran’s Day Events...more

On President Obama's Nobel

by Farai Chideya ...more