Category Archives: veterans

Our President Elect, Let’s Deal With It

It’s going to be ok. If you are feeling overwhelmed, try some kindergarten calming soup breathing… Smell the soup, blow on the soup, smell the soup, blow on the soup, in-out, in-out.  Now, let’s get on with it. If you … Continue reading

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IGNITE Opportunities For Military Connected Women

Women Vet/Milspo Entrepreneurship Will IGNITE this November 18th in Savannah Learn, Network & Meet These Successful Women Veteran Entrepreneurs! By Sarah O’Connell Kristina Guerrero could hear her heart pumping as the doors opened to the Shark Tank conference room on … Continue reading

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Great Gear from Grunt Style for your Guy on Father’s Day

I want to introduce you to Grunt Style, a veteran-owned, and operated, company specializing in warrior-inspired, patriotic gear for men and women. Grunt Style is based in Chicago with 100+ employees, the majority of whom are veterans. This Father’s Day, they have … Continue reading

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Find Flexible, Portable Work That’s Right for You

LiveOps Contributed Article It’s difficult to balance work and family. No one seems to have found the mathematical solution to make all the pieces fit perfectly together. Having a spouse in the military with the transfers and moves that are … Continue reading

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Veterans Can Win A Free Mattress

GhostBed is on a mission to salute the men and women who serve in the United States military.  Recognizing that every member of the armed forces has a personal story of patriotism, the online mattress company by Nature’s Sleep is … Continue reading

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Cars and Stripes $100 Visa Card Giveaway!

This Veteran’s Day, both Maaco and Meineke are honoring Veterans by treating them to discounts and freebies.  As a military family, we really appreciate efforts, such as these, and I like to pass the word to others who can make … Continue reading

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96 Year Old Veteran Finally Receives Recognition He Deserves

This video is less than 2 minutes long, and shows how meaningful it can be for someone to receive recognition they never asked for, but deeply deserved. This wonderful man served in WWII.  He met with his men every year … Continue reading

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7 Tips to Help Military Families Afford College

The following is a guest post about a topic near and dear to my heart right now, as we embark on the adventure of finding a good-fit university for our oldest son.  The college search and application maze is never … Continue reading

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Breaking News: MCRMC Recommendations Released

This is a great breakdown of the news, by Sarah Peachey of MilitaryOneClick.com The Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission released its annual report today to “modernize the Uniformed Services’ compensation and retirement system.” The committee believes the following recommendations … Continue reading

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Dogs of War: Rescue Dogs and Veterans Helping Each Other

I usually don’t write about TV shows, though I do get a lot of pitches for them.  Something about my mood lately made me read through an email from a new show’s representative this morning and I am so glad … Continue reading

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