Reach for the Stars! First U.S. Air Force Female Officer Nominated to Become General

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Today I read some great news in the Air Force Times!  A role model of mine, someone whom I admire from afar, is making headlines! I learned today that President Obama has nominated Lieutenant General Janet C. Wolfenbarger for an appointment to the rank of full General.  If approved by the Senate, she will become the Commander of Air Force Materiel Command, the service’s major

Heather E. Schwartz Inspires Young Girls to Serve Their Nation

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Earlier this year, GeekMom Kathy recommended I contact one of her colleagues, children’s author Heather E. Schwartz, about reviewing her two books about women in the U.S. armed forces that were published earlier this year.  She thought I’d be an appropriate candidate, not only as a military member myself, but because I have elementary-school aged children of the appropriate age-level for the books — even