Patriots unite- the Summer Olympics is now in full swing. It does make you happy when an athlete with "USA" on their jacket stands on the medal platform. It feels even better when the National Anthem is played.
I knew there were a few Olympians who are currently in the military. I did not know there…Continue
Added by Claudia Bartow on July 31, 2012 at 10:37pm — No Comments
Today I discovered a website I was not familiar with while browsing on Twitter. Then I realilzed that it was founded and run by Your Military Story member and mega-popular military blogger CJ Grisham.
CJ's blog "A Soldier's Perspective" has been the #1 military blog for years. He does not sugar-coat things, and is a…Continue
It is the last full week of July, so that means that my county's fair is here. How can you beat the smell of animals, fried food and fresh lemonade? As a teacher, I get my first post- 'last day of school' glimpse of many of my former and current students. Walking around the fair, no more than a few minutes go by without a, "Hi, Mrs.…Continue
Added by Claudia Bartow on July 24, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments
More than a few months ago, Your Military Story member Robert Barclay of Chillicothe, Ohio, contacted me with an amazing story. You see, Robert is an avid auction attendee and has been for years. About twenty years ago (as best he can remember) he purchased a "box of stuff" at an auction in Lancaster, Ohio.
Added by Claudia Bartow on July 13, 2012 at 10:00pm — No Comments
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