I follow the links, I read the articles, and I acknowledge the news when tragedy strikes. I want to know if anyone survived, I want to know how many died, I want to know if they survived for a bit … Read the rest
Yesterday I was smacked in the face hard. So hard in fact, I spent most of the day tearing up or even crying. Well not even just crying, I bawled my eyes out twice. I'm tearing up again right now … Read the rest
My grandfather, Gus, joined the Milwaukee Fire Department in 1948, fresh out of the army. He spent a long … Read the rest
If there's anything I've learned online, it's that other firewives crave a community as much as I do. We're up odd hours, we work odd hours and everything about our lives is just odd to “normal” folk.
I know I've … Read the rest
Without a doubt, all of us firewives know we'll be celebrating some major events or holidays while they are at the fire station each year. It's just a matter of which one's will it be?
While we can plan ahead … Read the rest