This Military Monday we take you back into history….the Civil War We salute…. PVT Sarah Emma Edmonds! Sarah Emma Edmonds was one of the very few women veterans from the Civil War, a time when women were not allowed to serve in the military. A Canada native who moved to Detroit, Michigan while young, disguised […]

This Military Monday, we salute…. President James Monroe! Known for the “Monroe Doctrine,” James Monroe was the 5th President of the United States! James Monroe fought under George Washington and studied law with Thomas Jefferson. After dropping out of the College of William & Mary, he went to fight in the American Revolution. His first act of […]

This Military Monday we honor former sniper and UFC rookie…. Andrew Todhunter!! Andrew Todhunter is an Oklahoma native who at 17, he enlisted in the Army and was sent to Georgia. He went on to sniper school, and he also amazed all with how well he was in combatives. Because of his excellent skills in […]

This Military Monday we honor…. our 34 th President Dwight D Eisenhower! Dwight D. Eisenhower was best known for being the supreme commander of the Allied forces during WWII! During his two terms as president, the country experienced economic prosperity and peace! Dwight D. Eisenhower entered the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York […]

This Military Monday we are honoring… COLTON SMITH! Colton Smith is a Manassas, Virginia Native and is an American mixed martial artist and Combatives and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt who formerly competed in the Lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship!! Smith is best known for competing on, and winning The Ultimate Fighter: Team Carwin vs. Team […]

Today, we make a trip back into history to honor another U.S. President who has served in our military!! President GERALD FORD! Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr. was the 38th President of the United States from 1974 to 1977, following the resignation of Richard Nixon. Prior to this he served eight months as the 40th Vice President of the United […]

Lately we have been highlighting sports figures and celebrity veterans, but this week we want to take you back in to history as we highlight former President Andrew Jackson! So gather the kids, it’s never a bad time to learn some history! Andrew Jackson was born into poverty and became a weathly lawyer from Tennesee […]

Today, we honor Timothy Fred “Tim” Kennedy! Green Beret and MMA fighter Tim Kennedy was driven to join the Special Forces after the terror attacks of 9/11. Tim Kennedy attended Eagle Academy private high school, graduating in 1998, then pursuing a Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice at the Columbia College of Missouri in 2002. While attending college, […]

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 […]