Category Archives: DH



3 Years = Meritorious Service 3 Years = Meritorious Service


Third time’s a charm!  Well, it’s a medal anyway. [Source] Today is the third anniversary of my enlistment in the Air Force Reserve – my Air Force birthday!  It means an increase of $15.20 for each drill weekend.  Seems like peanuts, but we’re moving forward and that’s always a good thing, right?   I only…
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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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DH’s First Father’s Day DH’s First Father’s Day


Review/Sponsored Post Disclaimer: Compensation for this post was provided by  for those deployed to show your appreciation for their service on the Mission: Care page. Our family is no stranger to a tight budget, but with holidays it’s the little acts of love that get remembered the most, versus grandiose gifts.  DD is obviously too young…
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Making the Scene…Maternity Style! Making the Scene…Maternity Style!


Being pregnant wasn’t going to stop me from attending the Wing’s Annual Awards Banquet.  I guess it helps when you get your maternity uniforms issued to you and you have a sense of obligation due to having won a quarterly award.  If you’re a new Airman, you should definitely try to attend any sort of…
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