The gym had been transformed; it was filled with tables decorated in beautiful autumn colors. A large screen dominated one corner, already broadcast..
It’s almost the first day of school and I’m faced with a stack of registration forms. I have my smartphone with me and slips of paper tucked into my..
Dear New Teacher,
Today my child enters your classroom for the first time in a new school. It might be the first day of the school year, or it migh..
PCS season may be winding down for the majority of military families, with schools starting back, and pools getting their last straggling visitors. ..
Crank up the AC, you’re heading to Corpus! Which, so early in this blog post, brings us to rule number one:
The locals call it “Corpus.” Earn 10 po..
We finally arrived at our new duty station and received the dreaded phone call, “Ma’am, your household goods have not left Colorado, and they will n..
I can’t stand the smell of cardboard boxes. Or saying goodbye to friends. Or living out of a suitcase. However, moving is an inevitable part of mili..
I became a military spouse 2 years ago, and I am still learning the “ways” of this new life! I thought I knew what I was in for–I grew up with my b..
This is likely not the first time you’ve packed up all of your earthly belongings and relocated across the country (or across the globe) to a new in..
As a child, I remember the days when military housing was run by the installation. We had to make sure the grass was cut regularly, and there were s..