National Guard/Reserve Videos

Support for Guard and Reserve

We may not live on post or be apart of an active community but Guard and Reserve make up a large population of servicemebers deployed today. This is just a short video reminder of just how important we are. Don’t give up, there are resources and families out there going through the same obstacles. WeContinue Reading “Support for Guard and Reserve”

Male Spouses

A Male Spouse Perspective Part 2

Photo Courtesy of: Wayne Perry My wife has only been enlisted for 9 months now. I am NOT an expert, but I can say without complete conviction that I have first hand felt the extended hand of others reach out to me with an encouraging word when I needed it most. There is only one problemContinue Reading “A Male Spouse Perspective Part 2”

Household/Food Military Martha

50 States 50 Recipes- Connecticut

Our next stop on the 50 states, 50 recipes tour is; Connecticut: http://www.50states.com/connecti.htm State capital: Hartford Largest City: Bridgeport Admission to the Union: January 9th, 1788 the fifth state to join the Union Economics: The agricultural produce of the state includes nursery stock, eggs, clams and lobster, dairy products, cattle, and tobacco.  Its industrial outputContinue Reading “50 States 50 Recipes- Connecticut”

Deployment/PCS

Yellow Ribbon Prayers: Sending Love to Iraq and Afghanistan

Photo Courtesy of: Holly Dalton When my husband was deployed to Iraq in 2008, I wrote and recorded a song for him called “Yellow Ribbon Prayers.” At the time I knew of very few deployment or war songs that didn’t end with the Soldier dying.  Not exactly what scared girlfriends, wives and families want or needContinue Reading “Yellow Ribbon Prayers: Sending Love to Iraq and Afghanistan”