AHE on AFWM! AHE on AFWM!


If you’ve been following the If you and your loved ones haven’t already liked their FB page or visited their site, get on it!  It’s one of the best sources of information available on BMT, especially for those supporting a trainee.  They have great info on where to stay in the area, details about graduation,…
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Family Day Picnic Family Day Picnic


Hey readers!  We’re in the thick of back-to-school madness, but I thought I’d check in with you here.  It’s my 8th year of teaching and it never gets any easier at the beginning.  It’s always crazy, crazy, crazy, with nothing set in stone until a few weeks in.  Never fun, but it’s the nature of…
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I Give Good Voice I Give Good Voice


Well, let’s not flatter myself, although I do a lot of talking for a living.   Are you familiar with Photo by Jason of TroopSwapCOS Anyway, I was recently contacted by Jason, the man behind TroopSwap in the Colorado Springs area, who wanted to know if I was interested in doing a radio spot for…
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Signs.com Review and Giveaway! Signs.com Review and Giveaway!


One of the most exciting moments you’ll have at BMT is the Airman’s Run.  It’s the first time you’ll catch a glimpse of your loved ones (well, if you can sneak a glance), and the first time they’ll see you in 8.5 weeks.  It’s the first event in the graduation festivities and really sets the…
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Blogging and Balance Blogging and Balance


Happy Sunday, readers!  There’s been a lot of thoughts regarding the blog weighing on my mind, that I thought I’d share with you. I go through periods where my inability to keep up with the blog makes me feel like I’m letting you down and letting everything I’ve worked for with the blog fall by…
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Returning to Duty Returning to Duty


Nervous, can you tell? This last Thursday was my first day back on duty.  I haven’t drilled since early March.  I had every intention of attending April’s UTA, but MAC decided to make an early appearance and came Wednesday before drill weekend – so much for that!  The thought of going back was nerve-racking, even…
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Goodbye, Google Reader! Goodbye, Google Reader!


If you’re a big blog reader, you’re already aware that Google Reader is disappearing as of tomorrow.  I think I’m in denial, as my main readers still utilize Google Reader.  All of that being said, AHE is good to go and ready for you to read on bloglovin’!  If you’re a slave to your smartphone…
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Reader to Reader Advice Reader to Reader Advice


By simply reading this page, I can tell that you’re a person who is open to advice and recommendations from others.  Thank you for choosing me to be one of those people!  Clearly, I’m not the end all, be all of BMT advice, and there are hundreds of thousands of successful Airmen out there that…
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