SpouseBUZZ Fit Club – Report In!

You know, we haven't talked routines in a while!  I've already made a vow to get my toosh back on a good eating plan (Pizza - why do you hate me so?  You follow me around and beckon to me … [Read more...]


Government and You E-News – April 15, 2008

1. Kansas and Kentucky Deliver Great News for Military Families! 2. Apply Now for Military Spouse Financial Counseling Fellowship 3. Happy Tax Day! 4. GAO Report Finds Retail Drug Spending Costly for … [Read more...]


The Phone on My Hip

Like many military spouses, I carry around my phone like it is some kind of life support device.  If I don't have it, I don't just get irritated - I feel naked. And there's a reason, too.  I was … [Read more...]


Tonight on SBTR: NMFA in the House

Tonight's show is a must-listen. GBear and Joan D'Arc will be speaking with Candace Wheeler of the National Military Family Association (NMFA). If you don't know much about NMFA, you should definitely … [Read more...]


Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts – UPDATE!!!

Updated: Even more info here. I just received this from my FRG leader: "GREAT NEWS!!! 1. The Career Advancement Account grade eligibility has been changed andeffective immediately spouses of all … [Read more...]


One year ago today

In the midmorning of a day exactly one year ago, my daughter called from school.  "Mom, just wanted to let you know that there's been a shooting on campus in one of the dormitories.  … [Read more...]


17 years, and I keep learning

This past Sunday DH and I celebrated 17 years of wedded bliss!!  In typical military fashion we celebrated the milestone apart from one another.  He is currently at his new assignment, and … [Read more...]


Care packages…

Well, we're four weeks into the deployment and I've got my America  Supports you priority mail boxes sitting here waiting to be filled. And there's the problem.  I can't keep sending LCPL … [Read more...]


Did You Hear That?

Earlier yesterday I believe the Heavens opened, the clouds parted, and choirs of angels sang the Hallelujah Chorus.  Or whatever it is that angel choirs sing when a moment of supreme … [Read more...]


What’s in a Word?

For several months, He of the Sea and I have gradually started discussing his upcoming "big trip" with our children.  There were a few questions and moments of concern, but I thought … [Read more...]


Did You Know?

Noteworthy items from this week's Military Report: Army Goes Phishing, E-mail Style Emergency Relief for Soldiers Free Admission to Dinner Show Getting Information from TRICARE Marine Family … [Read more...]


I’m in Purge-a-tory. Won’t You Join Me?

No doubt my blog entries for the foreseeable future will largely focus on my upcoming PCS move. Oh, lucky you.... Currently, I find myself in the Purge-a-tory stage. It's not much fun. I'll be … [Read more...]


I Love This Product: Good Dreams

This morning I came across a wonderful product for children - thanks to this article .  I only wish that I would have known about it sooner. I have not ordered yet, but it is most certainly on … [Read more...]


A 22.5-hour day

Recently I had the chance to be involved with a small-talk, side conversation with some senior spouses (O & E) and something started percolating around in my head (not too unlike the old Maxwell … [Read more...]


WAR: Through the eyes of a 6-year-old

A dear friend of mine (and former neighbor) e-mailed this to me a while ago.  I thought it was incredibly powerful and asked if I could post it... obviously she said yes.  This is what she … [Read more...]


Salute to Our Heroes: Live from Ft. Hood

Today is the big day. Show starts at 12:30 CST and runs until midnight. You can watch below, or just hop over to SyncLive througout the day. Watch this show and more at SyncLive.com I'll be dipping … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ Fit Club – Report In!

Okay, listen because this is a BIG DEAL. I just fit into a shirt that I haven't been able to wear since SpouseBUZZ Live II in San Diego.  Oh yeah, it was the purple one with bling. And not only … [Read more...]


Grace and candor….

Some people can go through trials and tribulations, and do it with such grace and candor, I am left amazed and humbled. Tonight on SpouseBuzz Talk Radio we spoke with Reid Stanley who authors the blog … [Read more...]