Army Wives: Episode Five Discussion Thread

Wow, a lot was packed into last night's episode of Army Wives. Where to start? … [Read more...]


Review of Michelle Keener’s book Shared Courage

If I could go back and talk to myself on September 10, 2001, what would I say?  What advice could I give myself on how to get through the next decade? I think about this hindsight when I try to … [Read more...]


CE Saviors

When I became a military wife, my mother - a former military spouse - gave me the best advice ever. WATCH AND LISTEN WHEN C.E. COMES TO THE HOUSE! … [Read more...]


In Case You Missed It…

Last night on SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio we were joined by Donna Musil, the filmmaker of BRATS: Our Journey Home. Among the many things we learned were that GBear is an introvert, (who knew?) there is a … [Read more...]


PCS Season From the Sidelines

Like GBear, I will not be moving during the "normal" PCS season.  We are gearing up for a move, but not in the June/July/August rush. However, it seems as though everyone else on my … [Read more...]


Donna Musil on SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio Tonight

A reminder that we will be speaking with Donna Musil, the filmmaker and Army brat behind the film, BRATS: Our Journey Home tonight at 6:00 EDT on SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio. Click here to listen live. If … [Read more...]


Some secrets are not meant to be shared

When I was about 12 (which was old enough to reach the tall cupboards), I made a huge discovery.  … [Read more...]



Homecoming = Your service member will soon be coming home from a deployment.  Reunion time is a wonderfully exciting time for military families.  And possibly a bit stressful. This posting … [Read more...]


Wonderful News – Follow Up Post

About a week ago, I wrote about The Sad End of an Era.  Today, I found one of those trademarked MilSpouse moments when you just KNOW someone is watching out for you.  I found someone - a … [Read more...]


A Smooth Move? Not So Much…

The Army has played games with me since I became associated with it through marriage. In my first year as an Army Wife, I moved three times. After that year, I settled into a more normal cycle of … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ Radio: Thursday’s Program to Focus on Military Brats

This week's radio program will feature Army brat and filmmaker Donna Musil. Donna will join us to discuss her film, BRATS: Our Journey Home. If you're a military brat, have military brats or have any … [Read more...]


Where Did The Month Go?

Okay...so even after a half a decade at being a guard wife, I still think I can conquer the world during Hubs' hiatus from home each and every time. Shall we take a journey through what I thought this … [Read more...]


Scrounge Club – the Spouse Version

Some of the tales that give me the greatest laughs when hubby tells them are the "Scrounge Club" tales.  They often start like this, "So, there we were ready to head off the … [Read more...]


Army Wives: Episode Four Discussion Thread

Whoa Boy! Where to start? If you made it through last night's episode without a knot in your stomach or shedding a few tears, I'm not sure how you did it. Action-packed doesn't even begin to describe … [Read more...]


Shaving and other sure signs the spouse is coming soon!

I like to ease into my homecoming preparations.....today I shaved.  It's a sure sign my husband is coming home soon. … [Read more...]


Join the SpouseBUZZ Yahoo IM Group

For those of you who want to communicate with the SpouseBUZZ authors and our guests via Yahoo IM during our live radio show, please send a request to be added to our SpouseBUZZ Yahoo IM group between … [Read more...]


The Wall

I am reading Homefront 6 post below, and I recall a similar, "feeling".  I will call it "the wall".  … [Read more...]



I apologize for my absence. Seems that we all deal with separations and such in different ways. Being that this is my first experience with a deployment, I wasn't sure how I would cope. For the most … [Read more...]