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Happy 379th Birthday National Guard!

On December 13th we will be celebrating the 379th birthday of the National Guard. While we celebrate, it is also a great time to learn more about the National Guard and how it began. Happy 379th Birthday National Guard! Here is a quick history crash course on the National Guard… Colonial Times On December 13,Continue Reading “Happy 379th Birthday National Guard!”

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5 Things I Learned at the AUSA Conference

About 6 weeks ago, I remembered that the Annual AUSA (Association of the United States Army) Meeting was coming up. Just as in 2014, I pondered the idea, looked at plane tickets, and declared it a wash. Then my husband suggested I go for it. He’d take leave and I could go. With that encouragement,Continue Reading “5 Things I Learned at the AUSA Conference”

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Dear National Guard and Reserve Spouse

Dear National Guard and Reserve Spouse, I see you. I see that you are just like me. That you fight back the same tears, straighten the same shoulders, and force that same last, little smile when you watch him walk away not knowing if that is the last time. I see you hold those sameContinue Reading “Dear National Guard and Reserve Spouse”

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5 Reasons Why We Love Being a National Guard Spouse

  Collaboration Post By: Angela Caban and Rheanna Christine, National Guard Spouses Here at the HUN, we aren’t shy about our love for the National Guard. The ups and downs, life and its unique challenges are something we’ve discussed many times before. However, on any given day we will probably tell you that we areContinue Reading “5 Reasons Why We Love Being a National Guard Spouse”