Tag: military

Touring Near You: Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band

In 2003, actor Gary Sinise, along with Kimo Williams, founded the Lt. Dan Band. Named for Sinise’s iconic character in the film “Forrest Gump,” the cover band has played for 13 years for service members on military bases around the…

Why I Love Spouses’ Clubs

Last Friday night my husband and I got all dressed up and headed out to our installation’s version of a banquet hall to support our community spouse’s club for one of their annual fundraisers. While it sounds like something only…

How He Convinced Me He Should Join the Military

My husband wasn’t a soldier when I met him, far from it actually. When we first locked eyes, he was a 19-year-old with more hair than the military would ever allow, singing karaoke at a college party. Three years after…

10 Veteran Owned Coffee Brands You Should Drink

Here at Army Wife 101, we are true fans of coffee. In fact last year we shared 6 Coffee Brands Military People Should Drink and you guys loved it. We’re sure it has to do with the military’s love affair with…