Deployment/PCS Faith/Encouragement

What About Them?

Photo Courtesy: Google Images As I lay here in my bed with all my comfy pillows and my heating blanket cranking on this three degree Midwest day, I can’t help but think about my deployed husband, his fellow shipmates, and every other deployed armed forces member. So often I think spouses get caught in aContinue Reading “What About Them?”

Household/Food Military Martha

50 States 50 Recipes Pennsylvania

Sorry this is so late… the Martha household has been a bit crazy the last week or so- but enjoy! Our next stop on the 50 states, 50 recipes tour is; PENNSYLVANIA: State capital: Harrisburg Largest City: Philadelphia Admission to the Union: December 12, 1787 second state to join the union Economics: In hisContinue Reading “50 States 50 Recipes Pennsylvania”


A Wartime Proposal

  My great grandfather Cecil wrote this letter to my great grandmother Faye when he returned home from a deployment to France in World War One. A little older than she was, he was actually her teacher at one point. But he fell in love with the girl who always wore purple and this isContinue Reading “A Wartime Proposal”


Whatever you do, just don’t call me Ma’am!

My husband had duty this past weekend and I took him dinner on Saturday night. I always take him dinner when he’s on duty and we have a picnic, on the duty desk, with the Sergeant of the Guard and the Duty Driver. It’s romantic, in a military relationship kind of way. We went outContinue Reading “Whatever you do, just don’t call me Ma’am!”