What Not to Say to a Military Spouse on Promotion Day

Thoughts that were going through my head about my husband’s promotion: What should I wear? Something casual but hip. Should I take the kids? I really don’t want to get the kids out of school. I don’t know anyone in his new platoon. I am going to be the only wife there. This is not […]

Telling Military Stories With Animation

On August 3rd, 2005, Marine Lance Cpl. Travis Williams’ squad was sent on a rescue mission in Barwanah, Iraq. During the patrol, one of their vehicles containing his entire squad was struck by a massive IED. This is his story.. Shared from http://www.funker530.com/lone-survivor-lance-corporal-travis-williams-tells-his-story/ [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OZ_15XjYssY&w=560&h=315] The video has been shared on social media over the past […]

Disneyland Flag Ceremony

We love Disneyland and try to go at least three times a year, thanks to the Disneyland Military Promotional 3-Day Park Hopper Tickets. Last year we went in October and Disneyland was decorated for Halloween Time. I  heard about the Disneyland flag ceremony that happens every day at around 4:45PM but had never made it […]