USO San Diego and Feeding America, San Diego will be hosting their Food Pantry/Community Chest program Friday, April 4th from 10:00 – 12:00 or while supplies last.
This program is designed for active duty military and their families. Food is distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Here are a few reminders about the program Continue reading USO San Diego Food Giveaway
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 last
For more info call 619-284-4054 or 619-556-7444 or visit www.navylifesw.com
I shared a shortened version of this poem by Jane Hubbard Hyde on my Facebook page (www.facebook.com/sdmilitarywife) and it has touched many military spouses. To find out more about Jane Hubbard Hyde visit her page at http://gracenik.wordpress.com/2013/01/11/what-is-a-military-wife/
What is A Military Wife? Continue reading What is A Military Wife? Very Touching!
Bruno Mars and Red Hot Chili Peppers put on an amazing Super Bowl half time show. It even included a tribute to the military.
Continue reading Super Bowl Halftime Military Tribute & Budweiser Commercial
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
The 8th Annual Father Daughter Dance is taking place Thursday February 13th. Tickets are range from $10-$25 per guest (depending on rank). For more info and to purchase tickets click here http://militaryymca.org/ai1ec_event/8th-annual-father-daughter-dance/?instance_id=
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! Militaryonesource.mil also has tax counselors that can assist you with your tax questions. Continue reading Tax Time
I just found a great new military discount. SimpleTire.com is now offering military members 5% off all tire purchases, or 8% is the total is over $500.
Continue reading SimpleTire.com Military Discount
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