I found this very inspiring story this morning, you must read.  And you must go over and watch this very important tribute to our Nations heroes. … [Read more...]


Basra = Beth?

Remember the scene in Army Wives when Belgrad talks about naming a mountain in Afghanistan that he and his men captured after his wife? I found a related, non-fiction version.Staff writer Sam Dagher … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ Smorgasbord: Something For Everyone

A smorgasbord of goodies for you: Want to star in an episode of Army Wives? Here's your chance. SpouseBUZZ was nominated for best blog in two categories; Best Online Community and Best Milblog (thanks … [Read more...]


NMFA Surveys

Do you belong to the NMFA?  Are you aware of the surveys that they conduct?  You can participate even if you are not a member.  They currently have a survey that I feel is very … [Read more...]


Mating in Public: What Has the World Come To?

Consider yourself warned. DO NOT let the little ones read this post. It's about a sex act I witnessed in public. In broad daylight, no less. Unbelievable! … [Read more...]


Prioritize the List: What Are Your Needs?

Have you heard of the Army Family Covenant? It was signed a few days ago by General Casey. "It was immediately clear to us that the Families were the most stretched, and as a result, the most … [Read more...]



The base we are leaving tomorrow morning is actually an Air Force Base and an Army Base that touch each other on nearly all sides and a Naval Base that is within spitting distance.  Our housing … [Read more...]


Confessions of a Military Spouse: Part 428

I don't know how it happened, really. I was putting the Halloween candy in the big pot, just getting it ready for the visitors who will drop in later tonight, when suddenly, out of nowhere, a ghost … [Read more...]


Thanks For Visiting, You’re Welcome Back Anytime

Two weeks ago after my husband and I came home from church, I was looking forward to spending the rest of the day tackling my ambitious to-do list. We changed clothes. I got to work and my husband … [Read more...]


The Mouths of Babes

My friend sent me a cute article from Stars and Stripes called Email is for kids, too.  It's about letting your little ones email their deployed parent.  I loved this line from a … [Read more...]


Stressed = Desserts, right?

Stressed.  Or is it Desserts?  I wish that my life was simply dessert all of the time.  How about you? … [Read more...]


Weekly Gratitude

I have an abundance of things to be thankful for this morning.  Autumn, in all of its beauty has arrived.  The roofs around the neighborhood have frost in them on the morning.  The … [Read more...]


I could hear it in his voice

I called my husband the other night to tell him I'd be home later than expected.  He sounded tired, but "something else" was in his voice.  Then he told me one of the soldiers he … [Read more...]


Faith on the Homefront

We're close to receiving our 10,000th comment here at SpouseBUZZ. If you look back through some of the posts, you'll notice that many spouses have commented that faith has been one of their most … [Read more...]


Oh, Yes Sir. The Army Does Issue Wives Now…

A few days ago, AWTM wrote about spending her day at the commissary with some retirees. Last week when I was traveling, I found myself at Baltimore International Airport. I saw a lot of Navy t-shirts … [Read more...]


No, really. We’re fine.

MacGyver's been home 288 hours (give or take) after a 15-month deployment to Iraq. And in that 288 hours, we've been asked at least 288 times, "So, how are things going? Are you two readjusting … [Read more...]


I forgot to ask Anita Renfroe if she had her jammies on….

Tonight, during the SpouseBuzz pajama party, we were delighted to have Mrs. Anita Renfroe on. In case you have not been able to listen or see Mrs. Renfroe, take a look. … [Read more...]


Hey Mommy, Where’d the Big Girl Go?

I have a slew of nieces and nephews. I was fortunate enough to be at the hospital when my sister had all of her babies. A rarity for most milspouses. For a while, I was able to make it home for the … [Read more...]