I started volunteering with the National Military Family Association at the beginning of 2017. I had been volunteering within my spouse’s squadron,..
So you just received orders to Naval Air Station Atsugi, Japan? Well get excited because you are about to embark on a very unique adventure! You mig..
We all know the struggle of military life: constant deployments, TDYs, random shifts, and all that comes along with one (or both) spouse being marri..
I will never forget my first day on German soil. I felt so many different emotions that I shook like a leaf on a windy day as I handed my passport t..
For many families with orders to a new duty station, one of the first questions that come up is, “What about the schools?” And knowing where to star..
I am new to homeschooling, and have recently gone through the process of adjusting after having only experienced public schools. I am a planner and ..
In February 2017, I considered myself fortunate because for the first time in my marriage to my Marine (and possibly, maybe I’m overshooting, the hi..
Murphy is my new BFF. You know, the Murphy from “Murphy’s Law.”
At least, that’s how I should feel about someone who has so clearly moved into my..
We’ve all been there, or at least that’s what I tell myself when I’m frustrated. And frankly, I know it’s true. As military spouses, we all get frus..
When we first moved to the suburbs of Chicago we didn’t quite know what to expect. We had heard rumors from people we knew in “Chicagoland,” but we ..