Marine Corps

National search to find Montford Point Marines

By |February 7th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

JACKSONVILLE, NC (WITN) – If you know a Marine who served decades ago during segregation in Jacksonville at Montford Point, your contribution could be invaluable to a group of leaders who’ve began a nationwide search to find and honor all the Monford Point Marines.

February, during Black History Month, is one of the many appropriate times […]

September 23 2014

By |January 30th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

The military community has lost several veterans recently. My heart goes out to the families involved. The reality of PTSD and its effects on our military is ever more present in our everyday lives. My husband even changed after coming home from deployment. He won’t admit to it at all. After being screwed out […]

Originally posted 2014-09-23 16:35:20.

Stress, instability…what’s next?

By |January 26th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

It’s been a little over 2 weeks since my surgery, Dusty’s grand-mal seizure and the stress of it all. My mother ended up having almost one hundred staples throughout her little body. But now it’s time to heal. We have been to the doctor for Dusty’s seizure. Like I said before he has seizures […]

Originally posted 2014-07-18 01:42:05.

Our lives are about to change

By |January 14th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

Originally posted 2014-06-13 22:43:09. […]

Originally posted 2014-06-13 22:43:09.

When one door slams in your face you can’t wait until another opens

By |January 10th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

OK, this post will be relevant to some…others not so much.My husband was in the Marine Corps, loved his job, but he wasn’t born a stick figure. There are some people who just are “built” bigger than others. He did his job and did it well. He just needed more exercise than some. So […]

Originally posted 2014-05-05 14:03:04.

An invitation to our lives

By |December 11th, 2018|Family|3 Comments

So here it is. The start, the beginning. Although I am a bit unsure how to do this so bear with me. I have been told on several occasions that I ought to ”write a book” about our lives. I am not beyond sharing our story I just don’t want the ”wrong” attention. You […]

Originally posted 2014-03-18 17:34:02.

Will love it forever and a day

By |December 11th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

 
For some reason I could not post this little clip directly to facebook so I went around it!
By the way this company is veteran owned and operated.
      They reserved a link especially for Through Our Lives and coupon code for my blog followers.
   Zabe’s Quilts – Through Our Lives
Coupon code  TOL2017

Originally posted 2017-04-05 13:06:25.

Laurel Bay Military Housing and Kids with Cancer

By |November 29th, 2018|Family|1 Comment

“Published on Jan 7, 2017This video is meant to serve as a public service announcement to all families that have been stationed at MCRD Parris Island or MCAS Beaufort and lived in the Laurel Bay military housing community. In the last several years, 8 children (that we know of so far) that lived at […]

Originally posted 2017-01-08 01:20:18.

Friend, Veteran, and Survivor

By |November 21st, 2018|Family|0 Comments

What not to say to a Veteran who is experiencing abuse.

What Not to Say to a Veteran who is Experiencing Abuse

 

Fine Art America- Regina Vasquez

http://fineartamerica.com/profiles/1-regina-vasquez.html?tab=artwork

Originally posted 2016-10-14 13:43:48.

Flawless Imperfections

By |November 20th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

Turned a page in this  never-ending book of life for us. Whether we are in a better position or not remains to be seen. James had been working in a temporary position at the post office. He’d also been steadily submitting applications for whatever position he thought he may have been qualified for.  Several months ago he […]

Originally posted 2016-09-20 15:30:14.

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