This week we honor…. Liz Carmouche! Louisiana native, Liz is a mixed martial arts fighter competing in the UFC women’s bantamweight division! Carmouche competed in the first ever women’s MMA match in the UFC when she competed against Ronda Rousey for the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship at UFC 157. Liz Carmouche is currently the #8-ranked […]

I just had a summer barbeque party at my house for all my friends.  We are all over the age of 35 years, so we met the required 21 years or older rule for the legal drinking age.  I wanted to serve food and drinks with a theme, so when I came across this drink recipe that fit […]

I have absolutely always loved to cook and bake.  I also like to find to recipes, even if they are a twist on some of my classic family ones.  My kids have always loved my homemade apple crisp.   I came across a recipe for apple crisp with a twist from Kellogg’s!  I saw it and thought, hmm […]

I know, I know it’s June but Christmas is my favorite season and always thinking of things to do and buy for the kids prior to the holiday season! One of my favorite Christmas traditions, besides lots and lots of homemade cookies, is Christmas movies! It’s a Wonderful Life is a timeless classic, watched by hundreds […]

We have flown our American flag ever since June 14, 1777 which began as a beautiful design including 13 white stars in a circle on a field of blue and 13 red and white stripes representing each state. This flag is rumored to have been requested by then General George Washington who paid a visit to […]

Memorial Day History Video from the History Channel Memorial Day isn’t about backyard barbeques or getting three days off from work and school!  It isn’t another type of Veteran’s Day either, nor is it an excuse to have a Federal Holiday.  It is about much more than that.  It is about every man and woman who died […]

Moving on a regular basis is part of being in a Military Family.  As summer is arriving so are PCS (Permanent Change of Station) orders; although, there is nothing permanent about where your next duty station will be. We all know that things can be changed at any point, but having those paper orders in hand […]

Travel back to August 31, 1949, Louis Johnson, he was the United States’ Secretary of Defense. It was then that it was announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The event inspired from the Armed Forces Unification under one department for the Department of Defense (DoD). The Departments […]

Connecting Military Families Across the Globe

Facebook is a tool that we use for just about everything! It is a one stop place to share what is going on in our lives, funny little tid-bits, or super awesome deals that we have going on. Did you know that My Military Savings has more than just a Facebook page!? If you follow […]

Did you know that the month of May is known as Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month??! In honor of this, your Military Monday blogs this month are going to be just that! Recognizing exceptional military members that are of Asian or Pacific Islander decent! This week, we recognize Brigadier General Viet Xuan Luong! In August 8 of […]