Blue Skies Smiling at Me

A few weeks ago, I wrote about all the new critters I've been exposed to each time we've moved from one place to the other. Our new duty station wasn't on my top ten list of places I would like to … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ Blog Series: Blog Etiquette

Before we get into "blog etiquette," I realize that the information in this section may seem harsh, but there really isn't a way to write about blog etiquette in a happy-go-lucky manner. … [Read more...]


Signing His Life Away

I just read a post over at Hurry Up and Wait about the looming choice to reenlist or not.  My family just made this decision, and at the no-turning-back stage: my husband has another year … [Read more...]


Don’t Come in My House!

I live in base housing. There are many good things about base housing - which is why we chose it.  It's nice for AirForceGuy to live close to work, although that kind of backfires when he is the … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ LIVE: Ft. Bragg/Pope – Here We Come!

The SpouseBUZZ team is super excited about taking our next LIVE event to Fayetteville, North Carolina, home to Ft. Bragg and Pope Air Force Base. If you've never attended one of these events, you are … [Read more...]


Blogging Series Part Quatro: Networking

OK, so you have stumbled onto the Blogosphere, now what? Even though most would say the next part I am daring to bring up has NOTHING to do with blogging, I am going to argue it has EVERYTHING to do … [Read more...]


We Were Significant Others Once, Too

Although SpouseBUZZ is a place for military spouses, not all of our readers are military spouses. "Significant others" also lurk, read and comment here, and we're happy to have you. After … [Read more...]


Fitness: It Does a Body Good

Once a deployment begins, many of us make an extensive to-do list. We think that we'll have a lot of time to get things done and meet our self-assigned goals. In reality, it doesn't always work out … [Read more...]


Did you know?

Included in this week's Military Report: 2007 AcademyWomen Career Workshop and Fourth Annual Symposium Come out to Fleet Week in San Francisco this Weekend Legal Assistance Helps Airmen National … [Read more...]


Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund

Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund started on a military wife's kitchen table at Camp Pendleton. In April of 2003, Karen Guenther, a registered nurse and Marine wife, saw the difficulties facing injured or … [Read more...]


Seeking Help

Over the past few weeks, the SpouseBUZZ team has been inundated with requests from milspouses seeking help and advice on everything from financial matters to child custody matters to marital problems. … [Read more...]


Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. I urge you to help a friend or yourself by learning what special resources are available to military families. You can learn more here. … [Read more...]



Monday morning. A rainy one at that. I have been tossing an idea around for a bit. I would like to start a regular Monday piece called Gratitude. A place where all of us begin our week writing … [Read more...]


A Letter To Myself

Every so often I do something so stupid, so ridiculous, and so bereft of any sort of thought or pre-planning that I have to write a letter to commemorate the occasion and remind myself not to make the … [Read more...]


The Cat is Out of the Bag

For those of you who missed the SpouseBUZZ Pajama Party tonight, you missed our big announcement. SpouseBUZZ LIVE is coming to Fayetteville, North Carolina, home to Ft. Bragg and Pope Air Force Base, … [Read more...]


No Wardrobe Malfunction Allowed

I admit to going through a dozen wardrobe changes each time my husband comes home from a deployment or long TDY assignment. I'm always trying to figure it out. Sexy, casual, chic, … [Read more...]


It’s a Sprint, Not a Marathon

This morning, my husband and I went out for breakfast. After breakfast, we did something we almost never do - we went grocery shopping together. Unfortunately, our commissary is rather small and … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ LIVE: East Coast Version

We've been teasing it for a few weeks, and we're finally ready to make the announcement. Join us for our SpouseBUZZ Pajama Party tomorrow night at 9:00 p.m. Eastern to find out where and when … [Read more...]