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Will You Give This to My Daddy?

I’m sure most of us have seen this e-mail come through our inbox on several occasions.  It’s a beautiful story and every single time I read it, I get a lump in my throat.  As with most e-mails, I don’t know if it is true or simply a nicely written story meant to stir ourContinue Reading “Will You Give This to My Daddy?”

Homefront Military Kids/Special Needs

Motherly Advice

  I was given so much advice while I was pregnant that I get morning sickness just thinking about it. Most of it was meant well, although most of it was also unsolicited. There were times where I could have sworn I saw a little twinkle in the eyes of mothers passing on their tales,Continue Reading “Motherly Advice”

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Deployment, What’s a Parent To Do? Part 2

  COMMUNICATION DURING DEPLOYMENT The need for parents to communicate with and do everything possible for their child kicks into overdrive when the child is deployed.  We are blessed to live in a time when there are several ways for families to communicate with those deployed. However, first and foremost we must have their correctContinue Reading “Deployment, What’s a Parent To Do? Part 2”