Highly recommended free (and low cost) guitar lessons, practice and tutorials

People tell me that they assumed I've always played guitar (since a kid but I haven't). Or folks will mention to me that they (or their children) have a guitar but it's collecting dust. It was too hard they say or they just didn't have the time to take any lessons. This is what I…

Hiking Mount Apsan Adventures: Unidentified Creature #1 (spotted lanternfly)

I spotted this animal as I was trying to catch back up to my family. They are constantly leaving me because I stop to "take some photos." I mean don't you want to document and remember all these new sights???? I know I do! I have no idea what this little one is but if…

Facing the military retirement transition Part 2: What are you passionate about?

What are you passionate about? Wouldn't it be great to get PAID doing what you love? I have a lot of interests. A lot. But when I narrow down what might work for me as far as getting paid in the future, I'm thinking of writing and being on church staff. Yes, I'd be willing…

A look back at my former military life review: names called, uniforms worn, recruiting campaign slogans changed.

On this date 10 years ago, I was officially honorably discharged from my time in the military. This is a look back at the names, uniforms and campaign slogans used during my 12 years of Active duty US Army service. I'm still serving today but in a different way. Ten years today discharged from the…

DODEA Daegu Middle High School & Daegu Elementary School sample schedules

Curious about what the school schedules are like here in the DoDEA (Department of Defense Education Activity) Daegu Middle High School (Daegu MHS) and/ or the Daegu Elementary School (DES)? Well you've come to the right place for a quick snapshot of my children's schedule. I think this would have been helpful for me when looking from…

First day in public school in Korea – DODEA Daegu Elementary School and Daegu Middle High School

Are you ready to go to school and meet new friends? No! I'm pretty excited to see how your day will go. I'm not. I want to stay home with you. Well, it's the end of September 2018 for us and the first day of public school after a whirlwind move from Virginia to South…