Now I’m Off My Game

It took me eight days to completely unpack and have my house in order. EIGHT.  DAYS.  I must be more out of practice than I thought. … [Read more...]


Soldiers Aren’t Strangers

As I was waiting for my suitcase at the airport Saturday night, I heard an announcement over the intercom:  "If anyone is traveling to the nearby Army post, we have a soldier here at the USO … [Read more...]


A Milestone for SpouseBUZZ

While we were in Vegas, our 10,000th comment was posted by Cassandra to the Happy Birthday Marines post. 10,000 comments.... Reminded me that we've had some great conversations around here, thanks to … [Read more...]


Sister Act?

While in Las Vegas, at BlogWorld, it became apparent to me why our corner of the blogosphere matters here at SpouseBuzz.  Our voice counts. Your voice counts.  That is the fantastic thing … [Read more...]


Military Family Month

November is Military Family Month.Each November, ASYMCA celebrates Military Family Month to demonstrate the nation's support for and commitment to the families of military personnel. With hundreds of … [Read more...]


Casting Call

If you married into the military after September 11, 2001 and would be interested in being a guest on SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio for a special broadcast, please leave your name (blog name or first name … [Read more...]


Longer Arms

On the plane on the way to Vegas, I saw a product in Sky Mall that made me smile. The Quikpod AWTM wrote a post a year ago about all the photos you have to take at arm's length when your spouse is … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ Smorgasbord: Quick Links

Looking to start a business? Need some help?"Domino's Pizza Inc. announced a new franchise program aimed at U.S. military veterans Thursday. Domino's U.S. Veterans Franchise Program gives a … [Read more...]


I Could Have Gone To Jail

At least that is what my husband said to me when I returned home from errands and shopping on Saturday. … [Read more...]


Thank You

Today I witnessed an annual event, an honoring of our Veterans at a Veterans Day celebration. The event was small, maybe no more than 150 people came out on this Sunday morning, rainy day service … [Read more...]


Pajama Party Time!

It's Pajama Party time tonight on SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio. We'll be live, on air at 9:00 p.m. Eastern. The chat room will be open, so please plan to meet us there. Tonight's mystery guest is very … [Read more...]


SpouseBuzz goes to Blog World Expo

This past week, Andi, Sarah, BW, Some Soldier's Mom and I spent some time at The Blog World Expo in Las Vegas.  The Blog World Expo was a new media and technology conference.  I learned a … [Read more...]


Let me see when I can “pencil you in”

The other night I was talking to my mom on the phone.  I called her about "one thing," then wound up talking for over an hour.  I guess I had a lot more to update her on than I … [Read more...]


I’m Having a Moment

I love my husband.  I don't just love my husband, I ADORE my husband.  But sometimes, particularly in the middle of unpacking from a move, I find myself with some very rude urges towards my … [Read more...]


Happy Birthday, USMC!!!

Ahhh yes.  Today is the 232nd birthday of the Marine Corps.  I don't think it's any coincidence that the Corps started in a bar, do you? Whether you call them gyrenes, jarheads, … [Read more...]


Community Live Blogging from Las Vegas Blogworld Convention

I am sitting here next to Andi, and Sarah at the Military.com milblogging track featured panel today called From The Front.  I am listening to Bloggers Chuck Z, TF Boggs, Acute Politics, and … [Read more...]


Liveblogging from Vegas III

Andi, ArmyWifeToddlerMom, Sarah, and ButterflyWife are currently in Las Vegas at the Blog World Expo, attending panels on Milblogging.  I will update as the panel continues. Milblogging Panel 3: … [Read more...]


The battle is over.

And I retain my thermostat bragging rights for another year. … [Read more...]