I hate this.

Apparently, I offended a neighbor last week.  I was working on a volunteer project and I was looking for help.  In true "action oriented" style, I left a succinct and probably … [Read more...]


Happy Easter

Today is another Holiday.  For those of us who practice Christianity, one of the most important holidays of the year.  So I wish you each well today.  I am reminded once again that … [Read more...]


Camp Registration 24 March – 5 May

Military families can register their children for Operation Purple Summer Camps beginning 24 March.  Registration ends 5 May. What is Operation Purple? … [Read more...]


Simply Saturday

Our weekdays are usually packed. School, Awana, gymnastics, errands, doctor and dentist visits, homework, night classes, gym time...it goes on and on. I've found that by the end of the week, we're … [Read more...]


Getting ready to get moving…

As I stumbled around the internet, I came across a inspiring post about preparing to move. If you've got a PCS looming on the horizon, head on over to Life Lessons of a Military Wife for great tips to … [Read more...]


the old dog, must learn new tricks. Watch me jump through this hoop!!

The DITY move progresses.   I might add it is progressing at a snails pace.  Between single parenting, and the extended illness, the unexpected bout of Southern snow (twice), well I am … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ Fit Club: Report In!

I am so darn bored.  I really am.  On Wednesday it took me three hours to stop dreading running up and down the stairs and force myself to work-out.  I'm already dreading the stairs … [Read more...]


The War Before

One of the hardest things for me to hear from people when my husband is gone or deployed is, "I'm sorry."  … [Read more...]


Tonight on SBTR: Walking the Tightrope

Over the past week or so, there's been some talk of overflowing plates here at SpouseBUZZ. There are times when it seems there just aren't enough hours in the day and many of us feel overextended, … [Read more...]


Did You Know?

Noteworthy items from this week's Military Report: Do a TRICARE Checkup 'Give an Hour' Seeks Volunteers Army Expands PTSD Screening Program Army Launches Career ExpressCalifornia Encourages College … [Read more...]


Dancing a Jig, Eating Chinese Food, and Drinking Vodka

I love holidays.  I celebrate them all; Christmas, Easter, Valentine's Day, Chinese New Year, Cinco de Mayo, Bastille Day, Halloween, Twelfth Night, Oktoberfest, Fiesta (yes, we were stationed in … [Read more...]


Stewing in Funk-ville

Okay, maybe not stewing, but having a REALLY hard time finding my way out of Funk-ville! Do you ever feel like you just can't catch a break?  I'm sure you do.  And in all honesty, my life is … [Read more...]


Strange days indeed.

We're now down to a few days before the Dark Prince deploys to the sandbox.  The light Twin is going back to school on Sunday and then we're going down to DP's base to see him off.  I think … [Read more...]


A Great Chat with Two Inspiring Milspouses

Last night, airforcewife and I had a wonderful chat with Babette Maxwell of Military Spouse Magazine and Marna Krajeski of Household Baggage fame. We learned a lot about what goes into the making of … [Read more...]


Fit Club, Report In!!!

Okay, first things first.  I'm so excited about the new uplift and roundness in my butt.  Those stairs are really knocking my rear into shape, and it's NOTICEABLE.  Air Force Guy (who … [Read more...]


SBTR Programming Note

A change in time for tonight's show with Babette Maxwell and Marna Krajeski. Rather than the usual 9:00 p.m. EST start time, tonight's show will air at 8:00 EST. Hopefully, it's not too much of an … [Read more...]


What Else?

Have you ever noticed that when something goes wrong, it is never just ONE thing that goes wrong? Because I had an experience in the kitchen today that will forever live on in the annals of cooking … [Read more...]



This has nothing to do with milspouse issues, really, but I think it's important. I fell prey to an email scam several years ago. Since then, I've been incredibly careful when it comes to my email. … [Read more...]