"Putting a candle in a window is an ancient practice. Throughout history, fire has meant warmth, security, food, and a barrier against the unsafe in an…
Starting a dinner group is terribly complicated (NOT!)
(1) Pick the day and ONE restaurant. Mondays are ususally slow. I picked Olive Garden because almost everyone likes Italian & it's reasonably priced. Pick a place that's easy to find.
(2) Put the first nine dinners on the Event Calendar & keep at least 6 out there afterwards. Fill in ALL the blanks & add a map link (GoogleMaps is built in).
(3) POST, POST, & POST. Talk it up. Use an…Continue
(Written in response to a mom who wanted to know why her son wasn't getting medical leave for an illness).
Unfortunately, (name), this is one of those times we moms have to sit on our hands and bite our tongues until they bleed. Your sailor has to be the one to ask those questions. I agree, that from your description the rationale for keeping him on active duty is hard to deduce.
However, PARENTS can't get…