Oh Starry Night II

G'evening, folks.  Last year, our first Christmastime together on SpouseBUZZ, I let you peak under the tent into what's on my mind at this time of the year, in a post of similar title.  So I … [Read more...]


Did you know?

Noteworthy items from this week's Military Report: 2008 Military COLA Rates Released  Cell Phones for Soldiers  New 2008 Clothing Allowance Rates  Incentive Pay for Airmen Add $5,400 … [Read more...]


Awaiting Santa

I'm sure posting will be light from now until New Year's Day, but we'll be popping up around here from time to time. From our SpouseBUZZ family to your family, we wish all of you a very Merry … [Read more...]


Military Marriages (Thread hijacked? or just revisited?)

It's pretty quiet around SpouseBUZZ ... goes with the time of the year.  It gives me a moment to look back and realize how astute and insightful the 10 lady-SB-authors are and the messages each … [Read more...]


What’s on Your Table?

Ahhhh, 'tis the season.  Yummy turkey and all the fixin's.  Ham and stuffing chased down with pecan and pumpkin pie... Everything smothered in gravy. I love traditional holiday dinners. But … [Read more...]


Salute to the Troops Holiday Show Playing Now

Click the image below to tune in and then go to the "Broadcasting Live Now" tab. If you don't have a SyncLive account, take two minutes to create one (it's free). The show will run from … [Read more...]


Holiday W[h]ine: Serve With a Side of Green Grass

I have to admit that I have mixed feelings about the holiday season. I get a twinge of "the grass is always greener on the other side" each and every year. Being a military family usually … [Read more...]


Technology is Wonderful…Most of the Time

Last night we were hit with a double whammie. Some of us had issues logging into the chat room and the switchboard for SBTR went haywire. About 15 minutes into the show, the wrinkles smoothed out and … [Read more...]


Talking Resumes Tonight

Last week on SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio, we received some great advice from two USAA financial planners. Click here to listen if you missed the show. Tonight, the talking resumes. We'll be speaking to one … [Read more...]


Made With Love

When AirForceGuy is home, I tend to spoil him.  It's nice to have him around and he's very conscientious about fixing things and taking over parent duties to give me some down time.  He … [Read more...]


One stop wounded benefits shopping

I've gotten a newsletter from the NMFA in which I found an article on the latest Congressional action on the disability examination for the wounded troops.  The process to move from the DoD … [Read more...]


Singing for MWR

Anyone been watching Clash of the Choirs? I haven't seen it, but blogger Jammie Wearing Fool emailed to say that two Ft. Sill soldiers, Captain Brian Saul and SSG Kent Kramer, are a part of the … [Read more...]


Host a Virtual Holiday Party for Your Deployed Spouse

On Friday evening, December 21, SyncLive will be featuring a "Salute the Troops Holiday Show". The show will be broadcast over the internet, so anyone with a connection will be able to watch … [Read more...]


Instant Glamour on a Military Budget

Military families are some of the most budget-conscious people I've ever met. Some of the most creative, too. Holiday decorating doesn't have to be a budget-busting exercise. You can spruce up your … [Read more...]


National Military Family Assn. – Government and You E-News

For the week of December 18, 2007 1. HEART Act Passes Senate with New Provisions 2. Visual Disturbances Related to TBI a Rising Concern 3. Defense Health Board Hears Task Force's Recommendations 4. … [Read more...]


Our Wacky Tree

Andi wrote about her Christmas shopping the other day and provided a photo of the gifts under the tree.  Diane commented that she loved how Andi's tree is so "matchy-matchy," and if you … [Read more...]


Attention all Bloggers, Calling All Bloggers

Mr. Blackfive, of Blackfive.net, put a call out...Uncle Jimbo and I would like to invite bloggers to send us a clip of themselves wishing the troops a Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, … [Read more...]


You Are My Family

First of all, I want to thank everyone who sent us condolences and wished us well upon hearing about my miscarriage.  Your comments helped me realize I'm definitely not alone -- not alone, in … [Read more...]