The son of a friend and the husband of another friend are both serving in Iraq.
I have sent them care packages that include everything from cookies to toothbrushes.
Someone told me to remember to include bug spray. It is something that makes good sense, but that I hadn't thought of. (I also just learned that the company that makes Greenhead insect repellent is offering a special deal to those interested in supplying soldiers with this item. You can order it online from
I encourage everyone to take a few minutes to remember our soldiers by writing them or sending them care packages.
God bless America!