Ever since I can remember, I’ve kept a journal. In 2nd grade, my teacher had me jot things down daily as a way to improve my writing and storytellin..
Ah, New Year’s resolutions. Most of us make them, but few of us keep them. And yet, after the ball has dropped and we are drunk with the limitless p..
For Mary Alice Monroe, supporting the military, and the families who stand behind them, is a cause close to her heart. Her son, Zachary, is a retire..
In 2012, while my husband was stationed in Twin Falls, Idaho on a recruiting assignment, I decided to make my first homemade apple pie for a Thanksg..
Ah, the holidays. Parties, gifts, food, and friends. It’s the season of giving and goodwill. And then there are New Year resolutions–read more, exe..
The holidays can be a tough time for many families, especially military families. Parties, dinner guest, out-of-town relatives visiting, and countle..
Ringing in the New Year is a great time to set financial goals and reflect on how you managed your money last year. It’s not always a “fun” task, bu..
If you’re one of the lucky ones who are PCSing during the holidays, we salute you and we’re glad it’s not us! If you’re staying put, but are having ..
Ahhh, the holidays are upon us. Visions of sugar cookies, crackling fires, and peaceful family gatherings swirl in my dreams. I’ve often wondered ho..
“If I had one extra minute in the day, I’d use it to sleep. From organizing the kid’s activities, attending PTA and military family meetings, going ..