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Discount Rates and Larger Boxes

Postal Service Offers DiscountsPerhaps nothing is more anticipated by deployed service members than the daily mail call. Now the US Postal Service is making it easier for families to send care … [Read more...]

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Taking care of ourselves, a fantastic reminder on Spousebuzz Talk Radio Sunday night

I was reminded not so very long ago by a friend, that it is imperative that Mothers must take care of themselves. I find this of particular importance to military spouses.  We are often alone, … [Read more...]

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Suck it Up Sister: Your Grass is Greener Than Mine

A couple of weeks ago, I was talking deployments with a military spouse. I mentioned the fact that I tend to be a Nite Owl when my husband is away, deployment or not. I go to bed entirely too late and … [Read more...]

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SpouseBUZZ Fit Club – Report In!

If I do yoga and run up and down the stairs like a hamster on crack today, I should make this week's fitness goals.  One thing I've changed, though, is my once a day power stair attack.  … [Read more...]

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He loves me, he loves me not

Lest you all think I can't stand my husband (based on my previous post), let me highlight some of the wonderful things about him...which makes sense as we head toward Valentine's Day. 1. He folds the … [Read more...]

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Note To Self For Our Next PCS Move

A Note to myself - even though much of the available military paperwork (explanations) dealing with moving, AKA PCSing, is straight forward - some of it is difficult to decipherer.  … [Read more...]

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Our Own Red Carpet

So, I guess there will be an Oscar's ceremony this year.  I haven't watched that in, well, really ever.  I can't say that the things Hollywood chooses to give awards for generally line up … [Read more...]

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This and That

Just a reminder that tomorrow evening at 9:00 on SBTR, we'll be speaking with Major General Elder Granger and Francine Forestell of TRICARE. General Granger is going to give us some updates on TRICARE … [Read more...]

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My darling husband

I love you with all of my heart. However, we need to talk about the kitchen. 1. The kitchen is set up in a fashion that works. For me. Unless you are going to be the one to spend more time in there … [Read more...]

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What do I do with turnip greens?

For the past three years, my family has participated in a Community Supported Agriculture program, and we love it! We learn about the food we eat, keep a local farm in business, and keep the land from … [Read more...]

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12 Different Authors, 12 Different DMV Nightmares

RedLegMeg wrote about her trip to the DMV, as did AirForceWife.  Now it's my turn. Everyone's trip to the DMV includes hours of waiting and some nailbiting when you're not sure you'll give the … [Read more...]

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Did You Know?

Noteworthy items from this week's Military Report: 3.5% Pay Raise is Finally Official Do Your Taxes for Free VA Travel Reimbursement Increased Great Deals on Tickets  Free Naval Institute … [Read more...]

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A cast, a button-down shirt, a 4 year old, and a coffee table

Next time you get dressed in your comfy jeans and button-down shirt, imagine the following: Your left arm is in a cast from your elbow to the middle of your fingers (and you don't have a pinky), and … [Read more...]

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A wonderful discovery

Last night I, along with Airforcewife and Sarah, had a wonderful conversation on SBTR with author Judith Heimann.  You can read AFW's post about the synopsis of the book so I don't repeat … [Read more...]

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Welcome Aboard Hampton Roads

He of the Sea got an interesting package in the mail today.  Wrapped in a plain, manilla envelope, was a pile of stuff from the Fleet & Family Support Centers (FFSC) of Hampton Roads, … [Read more...]

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Military Spouse Education and Employment Updates

Stay updated about the general status of military spouse education and employment programs. … [Read more...]

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The Airmen and the Headhunters

I know with the nail-biting Superbowl last night, a lot of SpouseBUZZ readers and listeners missed the live version of our radio show.  It's okay.  I forgive you.  After all, we're all … [Read more...]

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Yeah, I Should Have Got That Free Flu Shot….

I've spent the better part of three days in my bedroom. It's flu season. Hit me like a freight train late Thursday night. Terrible timing as I had commitments on post the next day. We were having a … [Read more...]