Early in our marriage I was a firm believer in frequent date nights. I had been lead to believe that a sign of a healthy marriage was a weekly date night. As you can imagine, this caused a lot of … Read the rest
It is interesting to learn how much the food we eat can affect our mood. I think it’s no accident that since the advent of processed food with added sugar in the Western diet, depression and other mood disorders … Read the rest
There are so many duties that we tackle as FireWives. Cleaning the home, cooking dinner, taking care of kids and working jobs outside of the home just to name a few things. One of the most important things we can … Read the rest
If I've learned anything over the nearly two decades of us being in the fireservice, it's that you CAN NOT fit everything in. Something's gotta give.
I know some of you type A personalities are saying, “nope, I get it … Read the rest
I'm sure your calendar looks a lot like mine over the summer months – weddings, graduations, graduation parties, barbecues, family reunions. There's a pretty good chance if your husband is a full-time firefighter a lot of these events fall on … Read the rest
If you are on Facebook and in the firelife, you've probably seen the post from a guy in Vegas that went on a rant about the taxes he pays and what he thinks firefighters do on shift. It was a … Read the rest