Eye on the Fleet – USS Harry S. Truman
GULF OF OMAN (Feb. 9, 2014) Sailors hose down the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). Harry S. Truman, flagship for the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, supporting theater security cooperation efforts and supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David Didier/Released) Today we are sending a shout out to the Sailors and families on board the USS Harry S. Truman! We love seeing photos from sea. If your loved one is on board ...
Facebook Turns 10 Years Old and Creates Personal Lookback Movie
It is hard to believe that Facebook is celebrating it's 10th Birthday this year. I can remember back three duty stations ago when my husband was the first person in our home to create a Facebook profile and announce, "I'm Facebooking!" Since then Facebook has allowed us to chat while he was in Afghanistan, share photos and generally keep in much closer contact with extended family. Facebook has also allowed me to stay connected with my military family through multiple moves, not to mention grow the My Military Life family. How has Facebook changed your life? As a present to us users, ...
USS SANTA FE Welcome Home!
PEARL HARBOR (Jan. 28, 2014) Electrician's Mate 2nd Class Eric Krukowski, assigned to the Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Santa Fe (SSN 763), hugs his wife following the return of the submarine to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after completing a six-month deployment to the western Pacific Ocean. (U.S Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Steven Khor/Released) A few years ago I had the great fun of visiting Pearl Harbor and speaking with spouses about navigating deployments and stress. I stayed at the Hale Koa for a couple of nights and the rest of the time on base. I ...
Etiquette Tips with Anna Post – Welcome to the New Season of MLR [Podcast]
Updated on February 13, 2014 [caption id="attachment_5915" align="alignnone" width="150"] Anna Post, great-great-granddaughter of Emily Post and co-author of Emily Post's Etiquette, 18th edition[/caption] Join co-hosts Tara Howes and Wendy Poling for an all new season of Military Life Radio | Navy Wife Radio! On this episode we welcome special guest Anna Post, great-great-granddaughter of Emily Post, who shares her tips for avoiding flu faux pas and more! Anna is the co-author of Emily Post's Etiquette, 18th edition, Great Get-Togethers and the author of Do I Have To Wear White?. Other topics: New blogger Jennifer introduction 2013 recap of our top shows and posts What's Hot Now The Military Spouse Show About Anna Post: A modern etiquette ...
Top Posts of 2013
As we kick off 2014, we thought we share some details to our top posts of 2013 by our spouse bloggers. These do not include posts about Resources, which also tend to be favorites. We'll do a separate top 3 list highlighting resources. Here are the top 3 posts for 2013 by our milspouse bloggers highlighting their point of view: Service Members: Underworked/Overpaid or Overworked/Underpaid? by Tori Talk of military pay and benefits being cut has stirred something inside a lot of us. Something that makes us question our way of life, something that makes us believe that people think our Service Members ...
INTERVIEW: Hollywood Producer, Director Scott Waugh, talks movies, stunts and his film ‘Act of Valor’ (Audio Interview)
[caption id="attachment_4216" align="alignnone" width="300"] Order the 'Act of Valor' Blu-Ray from Amazon.com by clicking on the film poster above[/caption] Join us for a special episode featuring Scott Waugh, the Producer/Director of the film ACT OF VALOR which releases everywhere on DVD and BluRay on June 5th (interview at minute 61). We are also recapping the Military.com MilBlog conference and highlighting the Military Spouse Employment Partnership so join us!! Listen to internet radio with Navy Wife Radio on BlogTalkRadio Show link: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/navywiferadio/2012/05/16/scott-waugh-producer-director-of-act-of-valor Featured on this episode: [caption id="attachment_4204" align="alignnone" width="214"] Scott Waugh, Directer and Producer[/caption] Scott Waugh Bandito Brothers | Facebook - ACT OF VALOR | YouTube - ACT OF ...
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