What it means to “Support our Troops”

Did anyone else see the headline in Washington Post (here) announcing the state of Virginia has effectively eliminated Homelessness among Veterans? Would you support this in your State? How about Nationally? This story had me thinking of President Obama’s announcement yesterday. In honor of Veterans Day he announced service member’s will now qualify for automatic in-state tuition at University.  The news was welcome but I … Continue reading What it means to “Support our Troops”

Embracing an imperfect location: 5 Things I love about our current Duty station

I know I know.  Gorgeous, Warm, and SUNNY… San Diego, California is a natural choice for many military families’ dream sheets but for me it hasn’t been a seamless fit.  So I think it’s all the more important that I made this video.   Everyday I wake up intent to focus on the positive parts of my current home town, but somewhere around dinner time when … Continue reading Embracing an imperfect location: 5 Things I love about our current Duty station