Naval Base San Diego Spring Fling

Naval Base San Diego Spring Fling
Saturday April 12 from 9:00-1:00 – NBSD Admiral Prout Fields
Events will include
Egg hunt, entertainment, arts & crafts, amusement rides, car show, resource fair and more

Free Sea Life Aquarium ticket to all kids that attend while supplies lastRow of Painted Eggs

For more info call 619-284-4054 or 619-556-7444 or visit


Reserve/National Guard – Yellow Ribbon Program

Tips for Parenting During Deployment

By the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program

More than 40 percent of National Guard and Reserve members have children—and nearly 30 percent of those children are below the age of 5, according to the U.S. Department of Defense. If you’re a Service member who’s also a parent, deployment can be tough on you and your loved ones. Continue reading Reserve/National Guard – Yellow Ribbon Program

Interview with U.S. Army Veteran J.R. Martinez of Dancing with the Stars and SAF3

IMG_0169J.R. Martinez & San Diego Military Wife aboard the USS Midway Museum
J.R. Martinez is a U.S. Army Veteran who was severely injured by a roadside bomb while deployed in Iraq in 2003. After spending almost three years in recovery he joined the cast of All My Children, which was looking for a veteran to appear on their show. After that he went Continue reading Interview with U.S. Army Veteran J.R. Martinez of Dancing with the Stars and SAF3

Tax Time

It’s almost tax time.
Military One Source offers free tax filing for service members through H&R Block. We have done our taxes through H&R Block online for years. It’s very simple and I love that it’s free! also has tax counselors that can assist you with your tax questions. Continue reading Tax Time

Christmas Cookies

I’m so happy that my family is together for Christmas this year. Last year my husband was deployed and I was very sick. Having him home and a healthy family makes me want to take advantage of EVERY moment we have together this holiday season.

One of my favorite family traditions is decorating Christmas cookies. My son has Aspergers. We’ve found, through trying different diets, that if we cut food coloring out of his diet, his Continue reading Christmas Cookies