Faith/Encouragement Parents/Family

When Your Child Returns From War: Part 2

We moms are a proud bunch, always wanting to show off our children, but don’t parade them around to family, and friends like a trophy when they return. This is the time to keep your pride subdued a little because for reasons we can’t comprehend, they don’t always feel like heroes and the extra attentionContinue Reading “When Your Child Returns From War: Part 2”

Faith/Encouragement Parents/Family

When Your Child Returns From War: Part 1

 Even as an adult the only thing I could relate to the word “homecoming” was high school dances and football games, that is until my son went to war at the age of 19. Now when I hear the word “homecoming” the image in my mind is of families reuniting after a long tenuous separation.Continue Reading “When Your Child Returns From War: Part 1”

Household/Food Military Martha

50 States 50 Recipes- South Carolina

Our next stop on the 50 states, 50 recipes tour is; South Carolina: http://www.50states.com/scarolin.htm State capital: Columbia Largest City: Columbia Admission to the Union: May 28, 1788, eighth state to join the union Economics: Major agricultural outputs of the state are: tobacco, poultry, cattle, dairy products, soybeans, rice and hogs. Industrial outputs include: textile goods,Continue Reading “50 States 50 Recipes- South Carolina”

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The Foreign Wife

All my life I have felt like a foreigner which in return has made me different, but not in a bad different but the good different that makes you feel unique. You see, it doesn’t take much to be different, in my situation, being that both my parents have two different nationalities (Spain & Argentina),Continue Reading “The Foreign Wife”