VA Maine Healthcare System ROI Office Takes a Step Back in Time and Rural Vets Take the Hit

My HealtheVet was created to help address some of the communication issues veterans had with medical providers at the Department of Veterans Affairs and is a wonderful program. We love it. When it was first created, we were finally able to easily have conversations with our medical providers and get medical clearance forms signed by … More VA Maine Healthcare System ROI Office Takes a Step Back in Time and Rural Vets Take the Hit

“Believe All Women” Puts Both Genders at More Risk: The Ugly Truth and Reality of Today’s Feminism

I write this on the return trip to the National Coalition for Men (NCFM) 40th Anniversary Conference in San Diego, California. Despite all the fear, all the travel arrangements, all the reasons why I went in the first place, it turned out to be one of the most healing events I ever experienced. I sat … More “Believe All Women” Puts Both Genders at More Risk: The Ugly Truth and Reality of Today’s Feminism

It’s Worth the Trip: Pemiquid Point Lighthouse Park (Bristol, Maine)

We took Lee’s family on a day trip to the east coast of Maine. We decided to drive via Augusta and Damariscotta to the Pemiquid Point Lighthouse Park in Bristol, Maine. This lighthouse park is a city park and charged a small admission fee of $3.00 per person (disabled veterans get free admission). Regardless, the … More It’s Worth the Trip: Pemiquid Point Lighthouse Park (Bristol, Maine)

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and I Pledge to Change Perceptions and Stop the Stigma

It’s mental health awareness month and as a result, we should share our stories and own our stuff. According to the State of Maine, I have a ‘mental disorder’ and by law must have a psychiatrist sign off that I am taking medications and seeking treatment regularly in order to keep my driver’s license. At … More May is Mental Health Awareness Month and I Pledge to Change Perceptions and Stop the Stigma

Sandals Grande Antigua: “I had the time of my life and I owe it all to you”

We stayed at the Mediterranean Honeymoon Romeo and Juliet Oceanview Penthouse One Bedroom Butler Suite at Sandals Grande Antigua located along the coastline of Dickenson Bay near St. John’s. It was an incredible experience. I included this Dirty Dancing video because not only do I love this dance but I love this song, and this … More Sandals Grande Antigua: “I had the time of my life and I owe it all to you”