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Courage: A Military Family’s Fight with Childhood Cancer

October 31, 2014.  A date etched in our minds forever, and the beginning of an uphill battle of apprehension. Four days later we heard the dreaded words, as Isabella our … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 · 5 Comments

You Don’t Have To Pretend It’s All OK

Being the parent of a medically fragile child has made me the master of hiding tears behind a fake smile while saying the words my child needs to hear; “I … Continue reading

June 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet our new MSNN Admin Team

We’ve been working really hard here at MSNN lately.  With over 6,500+ military families with dependents with special needs, Miranda, Kelly, and I are so fortunate to be have knowledgeable and … Continue reading

June 1, 2016 · 3 Comments

Military Spouse of the Day: Andrea Thomason

Introducing our Military Spouse of the Day:  Andrea Thomason, a Navy wife for 14 years.  Currently they are stationed at Ft. Meade, Maryland.   The thing she loves most about being … Continue reading

May 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Military Spouse of the Day: Lee-Ann Cotner

Introducing Lee-Ann Cotner, an Army wife, and our MSNN Military Spouse of the Day.  She and her husband have been married four years and have five children, Peyton, Parker, Charlotte, … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · 2 Comments

Military Spouse of the Day: Rachel Conley

Introducing Rachel Conley, Coast Guard spouse, married to her high school sweetheart James for 10 years and currently living in Maryland.  They have three precious children.  Rachel tells us, “Our … Continue reading

May 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

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