Military Spouse Education Benefits

Military Spouse Education Benefits

Did You Know About Military Spouse-Specific Education Benefits? Military spouses are the unsung heroes of the Armed Forces community. While a husband or wife is serving on base, or deployed somewhere around the world, the spouse that is left behind has their own war to fight: they must work their regular job while also taking care of the kids, managing the household, and in many cases, also attending class. That last point is where spouses’ situations can become incredibly difficult. Spouses Continue reading

Memorial Day

Memorial Day

This year instead of a long post about Memorial Day, and what it means to me I am just going to leave you with a photo that sums it all up for me.   Continue reading

Staying connected with Vonage #VonageBox

Staying connected with Vonage #VonageBox

(Sponsored)      Lets talk about staying connected.  We have social media, like Facebook Twitter and Pinterest, which are great for sharing little snippets about our day and photos.  But what I am talking about is really connecting.  The kind of connections that happen in a long phone call, or over a cup of coffee.  While there is no replacement for spending time together in person sometimes as military families, that is just not an option.      When we can not get together in Continue reading

Banana Bread Bites

Banana Bread Bites

     I love making banana bread.  I make it all the time, especially when we need to take a dish to an event or potluck or a bake sale.  It is simple to make, and everyone loves it.  Every single time that I have made my banana bread for a bake sale, I have sold out long before the sale is over.   Check out my original Banana Bread Recipe here.      Since everyone seems to enjoy my banana bread, I decided to whip up a batch for a National Guard dinner a while back.  This time I wanted to Continue reading

Cooked Perfect Review: Meatball Casserole With Zucchini and Button Squash

Cooked Perfect Review: Meatball Casserole With Zucchini and Button Squash

(sponsored)      Lets talk potlucks!  What would you feed a crowd of ROTC college students?  What if you only had about couple hours notice?  That was my question just the other day, I even posted it on my Facebook page, but then I remembered I had some Cooked Perfect Italian Meatballs in the freezer!  About Cooked Perfect brand meatballs:  "Our Cooked Perfect brand meatballs are flame broiled to sear in the natural flavors and spices.  They offer all the taste and none of the hassle Continue reading