What is the CSMR! CA Bear The California State Military Reserve is the official state defense force, and enables the Golden State to do more. It is a part of the California Military Department, along with the state’s National Guard and Air National Guard. Its mission is to augment the National Guard in a variety of support roles, and to specialize in homeland defense and emergency management missions. READ MORE ....

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With Honors

It was a great and inspirational day. Thank you and Fairhaven for Honoring our Fallen and letting me be a part of this day. by MAJ (CA) Roy W. Twaddell Jr. CSMR
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Off to see the wizard of courage?

One of the all time classic movies, released in the same year at Gone with the Wind, was the Wizard of Oz. In that film a new star was born, monkeys flew all over and the audiences were captivated by Dorothy’s three travelling companions. One of those talking ‘misfits’ was a lion; not just any […]

If A Dog Were Your Teacher

Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Selfless Service, Honor, Integrity, Personal Courage Author Unknown If a dog were your teacher; These are some of the lessons you might learn… When loved ones come home, always run to greet them Never pass up the opportunity to go for a joyride Allow the experience of fresh air and the wind […]

No Bible – use a deck of cards!

A young soldier was in his bunkhouse all alone one Sunday morning over in Afghanistan. He knew it was Sunday, the holiest day of the week. As he was sitting there, he got out an old deck of cards and laid them out. Just then an Army SGT came in and said, “Why aren’t you […]

Happy New Year!

Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Selfless Service, Honor, Integrity, Personal Courage HOW DO WE DO NEW WHEN WE ARE OLD…ER? Each December 31st we look at what happened during the year and assess our: Finances Health Relationships Accomplishments etc. We determine that with the New Year we are going to do more, be better; start all over […]

Thanksgiving Thoughts

Living a Life of Thanksgiving to the Lord Two friends bumped into one another on the street one day. One of them looked extremely sad, almost on the verge of tears. His friend asked, “What has the world done to you, my friend?” The fellow said, “Let me tell you. Three weeks ago an uncle […]