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Military Spouse of the Day: Jennifer Chatwin

Introducing Jennifer Chatwin, a Coast Guard spouse, married to her husband Nathan for 7 ½ years.  They have two children – Kailey and Dylan, and are currently stationed in Connecticut. … Continue reading

May 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Military Spouse of the Day: Tiffany Stanek

Introducing Tiffany Stanek, an Army spouse, married for 17 years, and currently stationed at the Pentagon in Washington, DC.  Tiffany’s favorite part of being a military spouse has been that … Continue reading

May 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Military Spouse of the Day: Chrissy Bender

Introducing Chrissy Bender, a Navy wife for 21 years, currently stationed at the Pentagon in Washington, DC.  What she loves the most about military life has been meeting some of … Continue reading

May 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Military Spouse of the Day: Shelby Nazzario

Introducing Shelby Nazzario, Coast Guard spouse, stationed at Air station Houston.  Shelby and her husband have been married for 9.5 years.  Shelby loves the adventure of where the Coast Guard … Continue reading

May 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

I’ve Got Your Disability Awareness Right Here

March is Developmental Disability Awareness Month. As if, for one moment, we forget that there is disability in our lives… Except sometimes, I do forget that my sons are different … Continue reading

March 11, 2015 · 1 Comment

Thank You

Around us everywhere, we see vulnerabilities. Our military families are hurting. We can’t see healthcare specialists or get access to care. We’re shuffled around, stressed to the max, and tired. … Continue reading

September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Gift of Kindness

It’s beautiful to see how my little girl, Addie, comes to life when she’s in the water.  No longer is she quadriplegic; the buoyancy of the water encourages her movement.  … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · 2 Comments