52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Honoring Buffalo Soldier, Cathay Williams

The sign, the sky…absolutely breathtaking; it must have been the best view the sky could offer at that given moment. And I simply couldn’t resist the temptation to learn more about the signs lonely position. Clearly, I’d been bitten by the Land of Enchantment. … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Honoring Buffalo Soldier, Cathay Williams

52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 5, Our Military

As I continue Bernadette’s “52 Weeks of Thankfulness” at Haddon’s Musings, I’m honoring our nation’s military service men and women, this includes anyone who has served and raised their right hand to The Oath of Enlistment or The Oath of Office. Additionally, I thought I might share a section of The Oath of Enlistment: “I will … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 5, Our Military

Remembering 9/11

I hope we take time to pause from our day and reflect on all the lives lost, the families who cannot hug their loved ones and be thankful for our freedoms. I hope we also reflect that during this time we were simply Americans with open hearts. Let us not let a tragedy like this … More Remembering 9/11

Beyond the Front Porch: How Exploring Where You Live Strengthens You!

While serving in the military, it’s no secret to service members that you don’t really get to “choose” where you live. You get your marching orders and you go. Sometimes these locations are not exactly desirable, but accepting that notion can really impact your happiness. So you cannot be a happy leader, happy mama, or … More Beyond the Front Porch: How Exploring Where You Live Strengthens You!

Crave The Day: You’ve Graduated…Now what?!

You’ve done it! You’ve accomplished the difficult task of becoming a college graduate, but now what? The parties are over. Your diploma is hopefully framed by now, and the final thank you cards are sent. But alas, here you are and that degree just hasn’t secured your dream job. Well…let’s not declare defeat just yet. In … More Crave The Day: You’ve Graduated…Now what?!