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So Your Spouse Just Joined the National Guard?

I have been an Army National Guard spouse for about 18 months now, and in that time, my husband has been to many weekend drills and one two-week AT (Annual Training.) He has not been deployed with the Guard, or called away to help in a natural disaster, even though the possibility is always inContinue Reading “So Your Spouse Just Joined the National Guard?”

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National Guard… Are They Important as the Active Military?

The argument has been argued, over and over again.  The National Guard, are they really as important as the regular military?   Usually these things pass through my brain without too much thought.  However, a little while ago I was having a conversation with a fellow Guard spouse who had an upsetting encounter.  While at anContinue Reading “National Guard… Are They Important as the Active Military?”

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Author Interview: Mary Corbett

This exclusive author  interview is brought to you by, Savas Beatie.  Mary Corbett is the published author of “The List: 7 Ways to Tell if He’s Going to Marry You in 30 Days or Less” and the newly released “National Guard 101”. Mary is a National Guard spouse and mother of two.  : Most people areContinue Reading “Author Interview: Mary Corbett”