Fit Club – Report In!

You know, I have been so darn proud of all you SpouseBuzz folk participating in Fit Club.  You've worked hard to keep up with your commitment, you report in faithfully, you have been so positive … [Read more...]



Yesterday, was a good day.  As I came back on to the installation, the bright sun was at my back casting a beautiful glow on the mountains.  That would be enough to make most of us stop and … [Read more...]


The Perfect Storm of Stress

Back in October, I was contacted by a writer from Military Spouse Magazine asking me if I knew of anyone who was going through infertility treatments at home alone while her husband was … [Read more...]


Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride

Today was the beginning of the Wounded Warrior Project Soldier Ride.  Prior to the ride, President Bush addressed the crowd.  Thought you might want to read what he said.  We are very … [Read more...]


More Scholarships Available For Military Children

Throughout the year many scholarships are available specifically for military children.  Even though it is getting late in the school year, there are still some options available.  Some … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ LIVE: From Coast-to-Coast

I think all of the SpouseBUZZ authors will tell you that while we love the interaction with you on the blog, in the chat room and on the radio show, our favorite thing to do is to travel to military … [Read more...]


Ick, I’m the Crabby One

If I break in two, will you put me back together?When this puzzle's figured out will you still be around?--Uncle TupeloA couple of my friends have mentioned to me recently that right before … [Read more...]


a little dity…

I have come to the realization, that there is no such thing as "a little dity". … [Read more...]


A Special Edition of SBTR: Katherine Fugate of Army Wives

Update: Katherine was a fabulous guest. If you missed the show, click the play button below to hear the archived version. The second season of Army Wives will air on June 8. SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio is … [Read more...]


Something New to Add to the Job Description List

A while ago Air Force Guy ever so sweetly sat down with me and made a "true life resume".  I was feeling kind of down - you know how that happens when your most immediate fulfilling … [Read more...]


Did You Know?

2008 Election Center AF Spouse Relocation Program Air Force Assistance Fund Campaign Deadline Army Knowledge Online Upgrades Become an Accredited Financial Counselor Credit Card Fees Increase Deadline … [Read more...]


Role Reversal: A Soldier Fighting a Different Kind of Battle

Military spouses are usually the ones left worrying that we could lose our spouses. But sometimes, the roles are reversed and it's the service member who loses his or her spouse. Last week, AWTM and … [Read more...]


Hey Look, it’s Working….

I recently began participating in airforcewife's Fit Club, and I have to tell you - it's working. Yesterday, I declared myself swimsuit-ready and it's not even summer yet! I never weigh myself because … [Read more...]


Obviously need a breather!

How can you tell that you are WAY too busy?  That your life is not your own?  That your children are WAY too involved?!?!?! Here's my latest episode: Papa Bear, God bless him!, got me a … [Read more...]


Welcome Aboard, Copyright 1951

I've spent this rainy day enjoying a book given to my grandmother by my grandfather.  Titled Welcome Aboard, it was published in 1951 and he wrote inside, "To my loving wife, Annie, so that … [Read more...]


A Note to My Child

Dear Daughter, IF you are at lunch, and IF you do not finish your chocolate milk, and IF you think you need to bring it home with you, please do not lose your lunch box in your bedroom. Thank you, in … [Read more...]


How We Identify Ourselves

Think of all of the ways that you identify yourself.  How do others identify you?  Is the list long or short?  Distinguished one moment - down right silly the next? I started thinking … [Read more...]


War Weary

My husband has had a lot of time in garrison in between deployments.  A lot.  So much so that I noticed a marked difference in this time versus last time. Now, some of this can be attributed … [Read more...]