Fire Academy, Our Family

He is Ready! But am I?

So the countdown is on...10 days until my husband is officially a Firefighter. He completed Burn Week the week before last where they did fire attack drills and scenarios in the burn building. He rode the fire engine to "the scene" which was on fire and did search and rescue, forcible entry, ventilation and then… Continue reading He is Ready! But am I?

Fire Academy

It’s Been A Long Time Comin’

Well, day 1 of the fire academy is in the history books. Really nothing more than filling out paperwork and listening to the human resources department speak about benefits. I'm sure day 2 will hold a little more excitement for my future firefighter... It's been a long time comin'... nearly 8 years. Applying, testing, interviews,… Continue reading It’s Been A Long Time Comin’