BRATS: A Film Dedicated to the Military Brat

Lately, I've been preoccupied with the idea of preserving our history as military families. It's my hope that letters, podcasts, books and blogs will offer a treasure trove of material for those who … [Read more...]


Housekeeping Items

Those of you who are participating in the SpouseBUZZ Book Club and have read Shared Courage by Michelle Keener, please leave a comment or send me an email. When we interview Michelle about her book, … [Read more...]


Kiss and Hug Contest

Submit a photo of your 'Best Military Homecoming Kiss or Hug' for a chance to be featured in Kmart's Heroes at Home Fund-raising Campaign, a $1000 Kmart gift card and a Kodak digital camera prize … [Read more...]


In Case You Missed It…

...we hosted our first radio program last night, and it was FUN. Our show was a relaxed, unscripted conversation between a few of the SpouseBUZZ authors and some of you, a perfect way to begin this … [Read more...]


Scenes From the Chapel

The surge has hit our base, and Reservists and National Guard from all over are here for training and awaiting deployment.  I notice it most especially on Sundays, because the pews at mass are … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio Begins Tonight

Just wanted to remind you that we're debuting SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio tonight at 6:00 p.m. EST. If you have a question, comment or want to discuss a certain topic, give us a call. You can also submit a … [Read more...]


It Could Be Worse…

I just wanted to add two more cents about Army Wives.  I've read lots of complaints that the show isn't realistic enough for one reason or another.  Some of it is valid: the "soldiers … [Read more...]


Driver License Dilemmas

I have no idea what the official line is - but the need to find out when I am supposed to transfer my driver's license just jumped out and bit me this week!  I lost my driver's license! … [Read more...]


Army Wives: Episode Three (Discussion Thread Open)

Another episode down. Another episode enjoyed. Episode three had some surprises, but let's start with the non-surprise - Lenore Baker continues to annoy. I'm waiting for the episode when Lenore gets … [Read more...]


What does being a military child mean on Fathers Day?

My children continue to amaze me.  For I do believe in my heart, that they have sacrificed more than I had ever imagined.  And on the eve of this 2007 Fathers Day, I have spent a lot of … [Read more...]


Making Dad Feel Special

My husband isn't a father yet, but I found myself thinking about Father's Day this morning and all the deployed fathers around the world who won't be home to celebrate their special day.  I was … [Read more...]


The Sad End of an Era

Last week hubby and I headed to Home Depot to buy some packing boxes.  As we swished through the self checkout, I handed my military ID to the checker that was babysitting all of … [Read more...]


SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio

The SpouseBUZZ authors are very excited to announce the debut of SpouseBUZZ Talk Radio. There is nothing we like better than to actually talk to our readers. We love traveling to military … [Read more...]


Summer Break Time

School has been out for three weeks now and I have to admit that I haven't been missing my 6:15 a.m. wake up routine.  Sleeping in is wonderful; whether it's just one hour or a couple of hours … [Read more...]


Thanks Everybody!

Hi Everyone - Just a quick note to say this will be my last post here on SpouseBUZZ. As most of you know, I have my hands in several media and writing projects and there are only so many hours in the … [Read more...]


Resonation Update

The other day when I posted about predeployment anxiety and stress, I had put up a link.  Well I decided to change the font, of the information and upon doing so I had deleted the link.  … [Read more...]


Testing 1-2-3…

Busy day here at SpouseBUZZ. We're testing out a new feature and plan to incorporate more polls into the blog. Read the poll below and place your vote. Only one vote per person is allowed. We'll … [Read more...]


Beauty and Bravery

Okay ladies, skip that next beauty treatment, or buy the Wet N' Wild lipstick rather than the Clinique. It all adds up and can make a difference. … [Read more...]