What About Us?

As my oldest son gets ready to head back to Afghanistan after 15 days of R&R, I think one of the things many people forget is that military families include parents, aunts, uncles, siblings, grandparents and extended family members. These are OUR children, our sons, daughters, nieces, nephews, brothers & sisters. Most of us don't have access to the base support … [Read more...]

Introduction from an Airborne Mom


I want to first thank Army Mom Strong for the opportunity to be a contributor and guest blogger here. I am very excited to be reaching out to all of you this way! I am a 2 Blue Star mom. Yikes! What are they trying to do to me? It's enough to have one deployed, but two? I also have a younger child at home, in elementary school, and I run my own business, so my life is … [Read more...]