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Military Spouse of the Day: Brenda Mercado

Brenda Mercado is our Marine Corps Military Special Needs Network Spouse of the Day. Her Marine is stationed in the National Capital Area. They have two beautiful boys, an 8 … Continue reading

May 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Military Spouse of the Day: Kristen Faires

Introducing Kristen Faires, a Navy spouse, married to her Sailor for six years.  They are stationed in Georgia. Like any other job there is good and bad, but the thing Kristen … Continue reading

May 18, 2016 · 1 Comment

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: Staci Nevell

Introducing Staci Nevell, married for 13 years to her Air Force spouse, and currently stationed at Hurlburt.  Her favorite part of being a military spouse is the friendships she has … Continue reading

May 16, 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

Your Special Education Responsibilities

Last week, I wrote about your rights when it comes to your child’s education, as parents have a key role in the special education process.  This week, we’re going to … Continue reading

August 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Well-Oiled Kitchen

I’ve come to realize that being organized really pays off; it saves you time and money in the long run. I wasn’t always an organized person (just ask my mom, … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · Leave a 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

Marriage, Military & Special Needs: Til Diagnosis Do Us Part?

My husband and I have been married 51.01 Kardashians (that is equal to 10 year for those of you that are not pop culture savvy). That is quite the feat … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment