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Becoming God Strong

Sara Horn at book signing for God Strong

This past weekend, I was blessed to meet Sara Horn, founder of Wives of Faith. Sara was doing a book signing at LifeWay to promote her most recent book, God Strong. It just so happened that I was in the same city to visit family.   I was excited about the opportunity for us to… Read More

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How September 11th Changed My Life

The morning of September 11th was a beautiful day. The sun was shining brightly and the weather was perfect. When I walked out of my apartment that morning, I had no idea that my future would be altered by the events that took place on that day. I had to go to work at my… Read More

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The Highs and Lows of Facebook

This week was a very interesting week for Dear Hubby. Late Saturday night, I was reading a book and he was on his computer. All of a sudden, he got really excited. One of his old friends from Germany found him on Facebook. Dear Hubby was an Army Brat and lost touch with a lot… Read More

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8 Tips for a Happy and Healthy Marriage

I just saw a report on ABC news suggesting that divorce is contagious.  I know, it sounds absurd, but researchers found in a study that being friends with a divorced person makes you 147% more likely to get one too.  The study also found that persons with a divorced sibling are 22% more likely to… Read More

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Why Military Spouses Rock!

Happy Military Spouse Appreciation Day to all of my fellow military spouses! We owe a big thank you to former President Ronald Reagan for feeling it necessary to honor our contributions to the Armed Forces. This day of observance has occurred every year since 1984 on the Friday before Mother’s Day. Wives of Faith is… Read More

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The Power of Unity and Love

Last week was a very busy week for me. Lots of family came in town to celebrate my husband’s promotion. Festivities kicked off on Wednesday and went all the way until Sunday. Needless to say, I was exhausted when everyone left. I love to have company visit, but entertaining takes a lot out of you… Read More

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Support is Needed for Military Families

Hello Everyone! Sorry about the delay for Monday's post, but my eyes were hurting a little.  I had to visit the eye doctor again...I'll update you on that later. Today, I have a guest post by Jocelyn Green.  If you remember, I did a review on her book, "Faith Deployed."  It's a fabulous book of encouragement… Read More

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What I Don’t Take for Granted This Christmas

If you are a military spouse, you realize what a gift it is to have your spouse home during the holidays. This year makes the first Christmas that my husband and I have been apart during the 8 years that we have been together. I don’t want to ever take for granted his being with… Read More

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The Perfect Military Spouse Care Package

Christmas Time is Here! Everyone is in the giving spirit and trying to think of that wonderful gift to give to that special someone. As a military spouse with a deployed husband, I have found myself thinking long and hard about different things I could send to him for Christmas in a care package. But… Read More

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O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree!

My husband and I had only been married six months when we celebrated our first Christmas together.  I wanted it to be special, with decorations and all! It was never an issue of whether we would have a live tree or artificial tree.  I was all about the artificial tree because I didn’t want to… Read More

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