Hurry Up And Wait

 Posted by at 12:15 am  Nick's Blog
Aug 082019
 

When I was in the Army, so much of what we did was hurry up and wait. During training we would roll out of our bunks, get ready for the day, fall out in formation, and then wait while the drill sergeants or whoever was in charge decided to get around to inspecting us, harassing […]

Historic Camp Roberts

 Posted by at 12:40 am  Nick's Blog
Nov 032018
 

For centuries the land that now makes up Camp Roberts Military Reservation, a California National Guard post in central California, has been an encampment for Native Americans and soldiers serving a number of governments, from the Colonial Spaniards to Mexican troops to Americans soldiers who rode into battle on horseback or in tanks and helicopters. […]

Happy Easter

 Posted by at 2:46 am  Nick's Blog
Mar 312013
 

Happy Easter, everybody. I hope you have a wonderful day celebrating in whichever way you choose. Hopefully it will be a laid back day for us, because the last couple have been pretty busy and I could use it. Yesterday we had a family dinner at Terry’s sister Lisa’s house, and Terry, her sisters, and […]