Tag Archives: Coast Guard

Animated Army Guys Strike with Force

By Boot Girl Myra It’s amazing how an innocent little animated show I was watching with my daughter completely changed my mood from happy to somber. It is a good sort of somber, the kind that made me stop and … Continue reading

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Voices Cry Out In Oil Leak

By Boot Girl Myra It would be easy to cap this oil leak, and in the grand scheme of things it would probably cost very little to do.   At the time of the ship’s sinking it still contained approximately 1.4 … Continue reading

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Close as Strangers

By Boot Girl Myra with Special Guest Mindy Sue To what lengths, or heights would you go for a complete stranger?  Would you come to the rescue of someone on the side of the road?  Perhaps you’d give some spare … Continue reading

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While You Can

By Boot Girl Myra Many of my long-time friends would describe me as quirky with a funky style. Some days I like that, other days I secretly wonder if that’s just a nice way of saying I’m really weird. At … Continue reading

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Remember 30: A Virtual Memorial

By Boot Girl Myra In the first seven days this month Americans suffered an enormous loss of life in military operations. Not only 30 lives on August 6th but the five days preceding and the day after claimed lives in … Continue reading

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Suits! Get Your Boots On!

With Guest Blogger, Louise Thaxton, of  Fairway Mortgage Co. Several months ago, our team, Team Thaxton, decided to become “Suits in Boots” or “boot evangelist” for the Boot Campaign. Our personal goal was not only to purchase 365 pairs of … Continue reading

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War-Zone Comfort-Zone

By Boot Girl Myra “Where were you when I came home from Vietnam?” a man asked me after I explained why I was wearing combat boots. My response, although very sincere, had to be heartbreaking for him. ‘I was a … Continue reading

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