Dear Secretary Gates…

I have decided to expand my letter to Secretary Gates. I truly believe that not only will my letter be well-received by Secretary Gates, but military wives everywhere will be grateful to me for … [Read more...]


Calling All Chatters

There are about 20 of you who haven't picked up your invitation to join the new SpouseBUZZ Chat Room. Some of you have complained that you didn't receive the invitation. As of this evening, I've … [Read more...]



I left the house yesterday, with a list of errands a mile long.  Most of those errands requiring that money be spent at the rate of water coming out of a faucet. On my list were "long … [Read more...]


Wanna Star in a Video?

I wonder.... Chicago based Rock Band is shooting a music video about the stress of being a military family. (Think like "Army Wives" TV show) Nice that they're looking for a "real" … [Read more...]


Military Function Etiquete – Not For Official Use

As I was checking my hotmail account today, I noticed a link to an MSNBC story about business party etiquette.  Being that my grandmother tried for years to indoctrinate me into appropriate … [Read more...]


All New Super-Duper SpouseBUZZ Chat Room

We're about ready to unveil the brand new, high-tech SpouseBUZZ Chat Room. We'll use this chat room to chat as a group during our radio shows, our SpouseBUZZ LIVE events and some other fun events that … [Read more...]


Get Tech-Savvy

The technology train is moving and we don't want it to leave the station without us. … [Read more...]


In Case You Missed It

Last night, we talked with Tanya Biank on SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio. We discussed Army Wives, both the book and the television series that was inspired by her book. It was a very interesting conversation … [Read more...]


And the winners are…

Many of you entered and/or voted during the Military Homecoming Best Kiss or Hug Contest. You can go over now and check out the winners. I am grateful for Kmart's support of our military and military … [Read more...]


Because We’ll Stop at NOTHING to Entertain You

There is no need to lay around wishing that Army Wives was on television this Sunday night. We're bringing you the next best thing - our SpouseBUZZ Pajama Party. Our party will feature you as our … [Read more...]


Making an Heirloom

If you're an Army famly who's been in for more than a few years, chances are your spouse's closet is filled to the brim with BDUs and DCUs.  Now that our soldiers wear the ACU, our household was … [Read more...]


And Don’t Let the Door Hit You on the Way Out

I have a beautifully carved wooden pencil holder that my husband bought for me during one of his middle-eastern tours. It tells a story. You see, it's full of pens I've collected over the years from … [Read more...]


When Life Imitates Paintings by Munch

You know which one I'm talking about, right?  The Scream. Talk about having a "theme painting!"About now, that's me.  Because I'm absolutely certain that by this time in November … [Read more...]


Army Wives: The Unwritten Code of Military Marriage

A few weeks ago, we added Army Wives: The Unwritten Code of Military Marriage to the SpouseBUZZ Book Club. Tomorrow evening on SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio, we'll be interviewing the author, Tanya Biank, … [Read more...]


So You Want To Be a Nurse?

We have had a couple of profession posts up recently which have garnered a lot of comments.  As someone that has worked in the nursing field and has been an active duty, civilian, and a national … [Read more...]


Overheard at the Mall

This is something that seriously qualifies for urban legend status and a Snopes entry all its own.  Really.  It really does. Except that I was there, I really overheard it; and it actually … [Read more...]


What’s your BIZ?

Many military spouses own home-based businesses or small businesses in the local community.  Are your interests in cosmetics? Home decorating? Consignment? Kitchen fun? Kid's toys? Healthy … [Read more...]


A Time to Remember: A Walk for Freedom

This past weekend, my husband and I went away for a couple of days. As luck would have it, there was a Marine Corps reunion going on at the hotel where we stayed. The reunion had what looked to be … [Read more...]