This post was originally published on May 30, 2011. I was counting the days until our son’s four-year enlistment ended and his life as a civilian began. I was looking forward to putting his active enlistment as an experience on my life’s resume, even though I knew that it would always be a part ofContinue Reading “Honoring Memorial Day”
This Memorial Day, you can experience the powerful virtual tribute to the 645,000 lives given in service since WWI and dedicate a poppy to a fallen service member. Visit poppyinmemory.com. Who would you like to honor? #HonorThroughAction To learn more about the #HonorThroughAction campaign, click here.
Hundreds of military discounts are available to military spouses if you know where to look and you’re not afraid to ask. There are some military discounts that nearly everyone has heard about, like Lowes, Disney’s Armed Forces Salute Military Discount, and Geico. There are other special offers for military families that are less well-known, suchContinue Reading “10 New Military Discounts for Memorial Day Weekend”
Each year at the end of May we honor Memorial Day. Kids get a day off of school, many adults get the day off work, and everyone is happy to have the free day. We gather together, light the barbecues, and crack open a cold beer. It’s been this way for as long as mostContinue Reading “Remembering Memorial Day”