Essential Oils for Army Moms

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When your child starts their Army career, life changes, doesn’t it? As Army Moms, we suddenly experience more stress, emotional ups and downs and heartache than ever before! What’s an Army Mom to do? Start using essential oils! I was introduced to essential oils and am so grateful to the person who took the time to help me learn about them. Before I get into why … [Read more...]

Flag Display Case

flag case by Mr. Walls

In September 2010, my son flew 2 American flags on-board his Kiowa Warrior helicopter during a combat mission in Afghanistan. My son sent me the 2 flags later that month. What an honor! I was so proud to have them in my possession. I needed to find a special flag case display to preserve, protect, and proudly display this cherished memory. After searching the Internet for … [Read more...]

U.S. Army Scentsy Warmer – Patriot Collection

Army Scentsy warmer

Pay tribute to U.S. troops at home and abroad with the Scentsy Patriot Collection Warmers, customized with logos from the five branches of the military: Army, Air Force, Marines, Navy, and Coast Guard. Make a statement in any room with a Full-Size Scentsy Warmer. With so many styles, colors, and finishes to choose from, we’ve made it easy to find the perfect accent to … [Read more...]

Restrepo Available on DVD

restrepo the movie

RESTREPO is a feature-length documentary that chronicles the deployment of a platoon of U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley. The movie focuses on a remote 15-man outpost, "Restrepo," named after a platoon medic who was killed in action. It was considered one of the most dangerous postings in the U.S. military. This is an entirely experiential film: the cameras … [Read more...]

Flag Day – June 14

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Flag Day, June 14, commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened that day by resolution of the Second Continental Congress in 1777. In 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation that officially established June 14 as Flag Day; in August 1949, National Flag Day was established by an Act of Congress. The week of June 14 is designated … [Read more...]