How many Americans are currently deployed?

How many Americans are currently deployed?

Do you know someone currently deployed? Then be proud, because they are a true minority in America! In the military community, we are used to deployments. Even if we haven’t experienced one yet, we still have friends and neighbors who are currently deployed,...
Go to bed early

Go to bed early

It seems so simple. Without a husband around, the house is quiet at night. And there is no one to…ahem…keep me up at night. So I should be getting more sleep,right? No. False. I sometimes go to bed even later than I did when he was here! Night is the time...
R.E.D. Fridays

R.E.D. Fridays

What are RED Fridays and what do they mean? The idea of RED Fridays has been around for a while, but you may not have heard of it until your loved one deploys for the first time. When the Iraq war started, it was the first time in our generation that we had actually...