Gold Star Mother’s Day

June 23, 1936, thanks to a  joint congressional resolution that designated the last Sunday in September as Gold Star Mother’s Day. It has been proclaimed annually by each president.  In 2011, President Barack Obama amended the day to “Gold Star Mother’s and Family’s Day.” The American Gold Star Mothers, Inc. was incorporated in 1929 and obtained […]

A Force to be Reckoned With

Zyrtec® Allergy 24 Hour 10mg Tablets in a 30 ct. bottle for $12.70 available at your local Defense Agency Commissary. Price is effective from 9/01/17  until  9/30/17. With Autumn weather comes those seasonal allergies, at least for me it does.  I love how Zyrtec® helps me control the symptoms and side effects of having allergies.  I […]

Sarah Emma Edmonds aka Frank Thompson

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 […]

President James Monroe

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 […]