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Miscellany Monday Miscellany Monday


 Ah, Monday!  I can’t complain about Monday today, but I’ll explain more in my rambling below.   1.  I’m at home today.  Normally, I’d be in the office, clad in my blues, seeing BMTers out-process and get ready to leave.  Nope, not today.  I’m at home in shorts and a tank, enjoying some time off…
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Mission First Mission First


Photo by TSgt Thomas J. Doscher Many of you are aware that Colorado has been beat down over the last week with wildfires threatening homes and families within the Colorado Springs area.  As a state, we’ve been hit hard this fire season, with the latest series of fires (the Waldo Canyon Fire) really being too…
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BMT: Murphy’s Law BMT: Murphy’s Law


Military families are no stranger to Murphy’s Law.  I was a military spouse before I became a service member, so I was used to the idea that things go to hell when your service member leaves.  As soon as they leave, the car breaks down, major appliances stop working, pipes burst, etc.  Of course, it…
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Miscellany Monday Miscellany Monday


I love a Miscellany Monday, since I’m such a rambler when I speak.  After a weekend, there’s always some goodies to share with you! 1.  FIL (father-in-law) is home!  I haven’t seen him yet, but he’s back!  My DH went to Phoenix this weekend to pick him (and his things) up and bring him home, after being gone since…
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BMT: Mail Call! BMT: Mail Call!


Source: vector.tutsplus.com via Erin on Pinterest In addition to Sundays, you’re going to be living for mail call, let me tell you!  There’s tons of information about mail out there, but let me add a few key pieces of information.  Pass this along to your family members too, and cover your ass in advance. When you first arrive, you’ll fill…
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