Being a Childfree Military Spouse

Are you a childfree military spouse? The military spouse faces many challenges that are unique to their lifestyle. However, what many don’t realize is that those of us who are childfree face challenges are that are unique to us, just like those of you with children do. Many people don’t realize the reality of being […]

Ice-T Served in The US Army

Ice-T Served in The US Army

People join the military for many different reasons. Some have a burning desire to serve their country, while others view the service as a financially responsible move and/or a way to keep them out of trouble. For Ice-T, his decision to join the Army was both for financial reasons, as well as to keep him […]

Comfortable Being Alone

Comfortable Being Alone

Do you often find yourself alone? In this military lifestyle, it sometimes feels like we are left on our own more often than we are actually with our spouses. It can be tough to deal with. We miss them. We are left to handle the realities of day to day life all on our own. […]

Mel Brooks Was in the Army

Mel Brooks, famous for his comedy and movies, was drafted into the US Army during World War II while he was attending Brooklyn College as a Psychology major. He served in the 1104 Engineer Combat Battalion, 78th Infantry Division as a Combat Engineer. He served from 1944-1946. One of Mel’s duties during his service was […]

Winter Activities for the Whole Family

Winter Activities for the Whole Family

During these long cold winter months, it can be difficult to come up with ideas to keep the family entertained and to have some fun together. In the summer there seems to be an abundance of activities for the whole family, but this cold season also has its own bounty of family fun options! Here […]

Keep the Holiday Spirit Alive Year-Round

The holiday season is that special time of year where everything seems happier, brighter, and more magical. It seems as though the whole world is a little bit nicer and a little bit kinder during that time of year. In some ways, it can almost feel like a let down when it is all over. […]