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Shine for Military Children

Shine For Military Children

16573Whether our hearts long for a Norman Rockwell, Chef Marcus Samuelsson or Chef Wilo Benet inspired joyful celebration, tables all across America will have empty chairs this holiday season.

Many of our active military service men and woman will be missing.  Their jobs, ensuring our freedom around the globe, takes precedence over celebrating with loved ones.

Regardless of your cultural heritage, family and friends are the touchstone that create the memories we cherish, especially for our children.  Military sons and daughters are not only uprooted from one state to another, changing schools, friends and activities, they must deal with the absence of their mother or father.

A challenging task for these dear ones, especially so during the holidays.  “We wait. We hope. We pray.  Until you’re home again.” Continue reading Shine for Military Children