I never knew how different military children were until our granddaughters lived with us during their mom’s deployment. When I was a kid my parents moved very often. They just liked to move and experience new surroundings. When I graduated from high school I had been to 13 schools. People would ask me” Is your [...]
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Recently our media has been addressing our returning soldiers. Yes the returning combat soldiers are coming home. Talking with my friends they are under the impression that our deployments will be over, yes that is true for our combat soldiers . The US has presence all over the world and those military assigned to overseas [...]
When I was notified that I had been selected to attend the White House Community Leaders briefing , my first thought was- “My wish is coming true!” I have been wishing to share with our government how we can better help our military families experiencing deployments and returning home for sometime . I faced so [...]
My granddaughters came to visit us last week during their summer vacation. My eldest granddaughter, Ivie invited her friend Christiana to come spend the day with us. Ivie meet Christiana in school when my granddaughters lived with us during my daughter’s deployment. The two of them have kept in touch with each other over the [...]
Saturday June 11 I have been invited to display my materials at the Military Family Day sponsored by the Orange County Red Cross. I am looking forward to this event addressing all needs for the families. Come see me if you are attending this event.