A GivingTuesdayMilitary Story: It’s a (Wonderful) Military Life with Veteran Last Patrol

A GivingTuesdayMilitary Story: It’s a (Wonderful) Military Life with Veteran Last Patrol

Christina Etchberger from It’s a Military Life and our friends from GivingTuesdayMilitary have been working together to spread the word about Veteran Last Patrol’s Operation Holiday Salute! Learn how to support our heroes by joining Operation Holiday Salute.

Chat with Melissa Johnson, Founder of Adopt-a-Grandparent: Veterans Edition

Chat with Melissa Johnson, Founder of Adopt-a-Grandparent: Veterans Edition

Interview By: Christina Etchberger Though I can’t reach out to each of them in the U.S., the veterans and veteran spouses in military community care facilities will be a good start.Melissa Johnson, Founder of Adopt-a-Grandparent: Veterans Edition The Interview https://youtu.be/m06Vleo1OJ4 Christina Etchberger talks with Melissa Johnson, founder of Adopt-a-Grandparent: Veterans Edition. Melissa shares about her [...]

A Gold Star Daughter’s Tribute to Her Father, Alfonso Apdal Amos

A Gold Star Daughter’s Tribute to Her Father, Alfonso Apdal Amos

Written By: Jen Amos, Host of Holding Down the Fort Podcast Happy Veteran's Day! Today is a day to honor our military veterans who have served. To say, "Thank you for your service," AND to share their stories. Who are you thanking today? And what is their story? Let me start by sharing the stories [...]

Interview with Claude Schmid, Founder of Veteran Last Patrol

Interview with Claude Schmid, Founder of Veteran Last Patrol

Interview By: Christina Etchberger Listen in as Christina Etchberger, Founder of It's a Military Life, talks with Colonel (Ret) Claude Schmid, Founder of Veteran Last Patrol. They discuss the story behind this amazing non-profit organization, how to get involved, and the event of the season: Operation Holiday Salute! https://youtu.be/MnQDZGklN4U Click here to learn more about [...]

Veteran Pen Pal Project’s Holiday Initiative: Operation Holiday Salute

Veteran Pen Pal Project’s Holiday Initiative: Operation Holiday Salute

Written By: Christina Etchberger Christina Etchberger from It’s a Military Life and our friends from GivingTuesdayMilitary are working together to spread the word about Veteran Last Patrol’s Operation Holiday Salute! https://youtu.be/vvy3QUvi2bo Christina Etchberger, Creator of It's a Military Life, teams up with #GivingTuesdayMilitary Veteran Last Patrol: OPERATION HOLIDAY SALUTE This holiday season, take the time to send a veteran a [...]

Spotlight Special: Jessica Sweet and The Whole Family Neuro Resource Project

Spotlight Special: Jessica Sweet and The Whole Family Neuro Resource Project

Children often feel confused, scared, helpless, and even guilty when they see a loved one undergo a sudden and dramatic change. Many times, they no longer know how to interact socially with their loved one.Jessica NaDona Sweet, MS, CCC-SLP “The Whole Family Neuro Resource Project”: 1) Alert families about the four exciting, newly available resource [...]

Spotlight: Paulette Fryar and The Million Mile Project

Spotlight: Paulette Fryar and The Million Mile Project

Written By: Paulette Fryar My name is Paulette Fryar and I am a Coast Guard Spouse to my husband, Troy, who is in his 31st year of active duty service. We have 4 college age sons, with one entering the Air Force this fall. We are currently stationed at Scott Air Force Base. In May, [...]