Oh My Goodness! Oh My Goodness!

Every so often, I will end up in a dream situation and not be quite sure how it came about.  More than once, the tipping point putting me in that situation has been that I am a military … [Read more...]


I Hope You’ve Found What You’re Searching For

I recently looked at the various Internet searches (Google, AOL, Yahoo, Feedburner, etc.) that result in people landing at SpouseBUZZ. Some of them are funny, some are sad, and some are just, well, … [Read more...]


Anniversary gift

My husband's aunt and uncle had an anniversary earlier this month.  They received a card from their son.  What made this card precious to them is their son was in Afghanistan - his fourth … [Read more...]


I swear, I have ADD. Seriously. I cannot focus on anything to save my life. I was telling my mother-in-law the other day that I'm amazed that I was able to shave both legs in the shower the other day … [Read more...]


Did you know?

Included in this week's Military Report: NEW Online Voter Registration  Sign up for the Freedom Walk  New Teacher Site Available  Exchanges Sponsor 'Mini' Sweepstakes  Fisher-Price … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ Pajama Party, Anyone?

Okay, let me throw an idea out there to see if you're interested. … [Read more...]


What is Your Primary Source for Emotional Support?

I just read this article about how milspouses depend on their FRGs for support. We've discussed FRGs at length here at SpouseBUZZ. I think it's pretty clear that all FRGs are different. Some are … [Read more...]


Liar, Liar. Pants on Fire.

My DH is in the National Guard, and has been at an extended school.  DH arrived home Thursday night.  Breathe.  DH has let me sleep in, has encouraged naps.  (I must look a bit … [Read more...]


Nosy As a Lifestyle

If I have to get in a car accident, I much prefer to do so in the vicinity of base. Not that I have, recently, but I'm just saying. … [Read more...]


Army Wives: Episode Eleven Discussion Thread

We're getting close to the season finale, and things are getting interesting. … [Read more...]


Army Wives: Episode Ten Discussion Thread

Yeah, I'm late with this. So late, that in a matter of hours, I'll be drafting the discussion thread for episode eleven. Better late than never, I suppose, so here goes: … [Read more...]


Something Extra For You

The posts at SpouseBuzz and the comments shared by our readers inspire me.  Sometimes that inspiration takes on a life of its own and prompts me to try new things. One of these inspirational … [Read more...]


The Best of Intentions …

... sometimes just aren't enough.  Being closer to raisin than grape on my vine (oh, don't make me explain it!)  I figure by the time the signal gets to me that your grapevine may already be … [Read more...]


The Cherry Pop Tarts Are Calling

This weekend, Hubs has duty.  My mother is entertaining M1 and M2.  I am home alone and I should be working on a research project. But, I'm not.  I'm considering having an affair... … [Read more...]


I Love Them Because They Love Us

We just returned from visiting Busch Gardens in Williamsburg.  It.  Was.  Awesome. … [Read more...]


It’s been a long wait

Teacher Ready to Fly to Space Station I was in 9th grade. Mr. Cooper's social studies class. We were watching a movie and the English teacher from down the hall came running into the room. She … [Read more...]


Anticipating the Worst

I knew exactly how it would play out. I'd gone over it a million times in my head. Sometimes during the middle of the day, sometimes at night when I couldn't sleep. I refused to be caught … [Read more...]


And the Winner is…..

We had a fierce competition on our hands for June's "What's Your Story Contest." The topic was, "What I want civilians to know about my life as a military spouse." All of … [Read more...]