Military Martha

Twas the Night Before Christmas – Military Martha Army Version

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through Iraq the troops were marching, so anxious to be back; everyone was excited to be home by Christmas Day the orders had been cut to send them on their way.
 They had packed all their ruck sacks with care,
 In hopes that the C-130 would soon wouldContinue Reading “Twas the Night Before Christmas – Military Martha Army Version”

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Insensitive Questions/Comments During Deployment

Are there questions that simply should not be asked during a deployment? As soon as someone hears that your loved one is deployed, it opens that flood gate of questions; pushy, insensitive and prying. While my husband and I were preparing for his deployment in 2008, I remember vividly the many questions from co-workers andContinue Reading “Insensitive Questions/Comments During Deployment”