I never had to serve overseas and I can't imagine having to be away from my own children. Since my Guard days, I have reflected on the blessings in my life and how fortunate we all are to live free because of the sacrifices made by the men and women serving.
I started a production group called Virallove Productions which focuses on spreading messages of love through positive music. We recently uploaded a video on YouTube paying tribute to the bravery bestowed by our proud soldiers and the families who support them, especially during the holidays. It's called Daddy's Christmas Girl and I hope it can provide inspiration. You can see it here-