Household/Food Military Martha

50 States 50 Recipes- Connecticut

Our next stop on the 50 states, 50 recipes tour is; Connecticut: 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”


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”

Male Spouses

A Male Spouse Perspective: Part 1

Photo Courtesy of: Wayne Perry Over the last decade our military has been used at its highest levels in decades. We have again found our appreciation for the men and women who serve and sacrifice so much to defend not only the people of our nation, but people all over the world. We have comeContinue Reading “A Male Spouse Perspective: Part 1”

Career/Education Finance/Money Homefront

Save Money on College Textbooks!

The savings can add up! Photo Courtesy of: Bookspan For anyone who is enrolled in college courses, you know saving money can be rather difficult. And  finding ways to save money during this learning process can sometimes also be a challenge. Did you know that the average college student spends $700-$1,100 on textbooks a year?Continue Reading “Save Money on College Textbooks!”