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A Jar Full of Moments

Photo Courtesy of: Amber Willis We all know that Uncle Sam owns our spouses. They have to leave, pack up and head out whenever the call of duty is knocking on your front door; whether it’s for a training course, work-ups or the dreaded deployments. We all know this drill all too well. Our spouseContinue Reading “A Jar Full of Moments”

Household/Food Military Martha Videos

50 States 50 Recipes- New Jersey

Our next stop on the 50 states, 50 recipes tour is; NEW JERSEY: http://www.50states.com/newjerse.htm State capital: Trenton Largest City: Newark Admission to the Union: December 18th, 1787 third state to join the union Economics: New Jersey’s greatest natural resource is its location, which has made the state a crossroads of commerce. Other commercial advantages includeContinue Reading “50 States 50 Recipes- New Jersey”

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Taking Deployment Personally

  Photo Courtesy of: Google Images When my husband came back from his deployment, I was thrilled like every girl would be. I also thought of a million things I would have done, or could have done differently. And although my heart hurts even thinking about the next time he’ll get on a plane, IContinue Reading “Taking Deployment Personally”

Household/Food

Fake It ‘Til You Make It

Jacksonville, North Carolina, has a plethora of restaurants. Chili’s, O’Charleys, Applebees, Olive Garden, Ruby Tuesdays, oh my! But to be honest, all I ever want is a Muffaletta and Sweet Tea from McAlisters and Broccoli and Cheese Soup in a bread bowl from Panera. The other day I told Frank I was craving Blakeney food. BlakeneyContinue Reading “Fake It ‘Til You Make It”