When I first joined the National Military Family Association as a Volunteer, I didn’t think I would be able to contribute very much since I stay hom..
“Are you thinking of killing yourself?”
How am I supposed to ask someone that? Can I even get the question out? Such a personal question…and what d..
Separation from a spouse who is deployed is not easy. Most people suffer from loneliness as the major worry when they separate from their spouses. H..
Working full time or managing a career as a military spouse is hard. It’s a constant balancing act, full of compromises. If you’re a spouse who work..
I launched Military Quality of Life Consulting, LLC (MQOLC, LLC) in the Fall of 2015 as I turned in a resignation letter to my last employer due to ..
“I remember waking up, gagging on the activated charcoal they used after I overdosed on the very medications that were meant to save me. My first th..
The gym had been transformed; it was filled with tables decorated in beautiful autumn colors. A large screen dominated one corner, already broadcast..
In high school, I wanted to become an artist and live a fabulous life in San Francisco painting the portraits of vacationers from around the world. ..
I came upon a career in the legal field by accident. We had returned from an overseas PCS, the house was empty awaiting arrival of our household goo..
I know, I know. Shouldn’t you save the Post-9/11 GI bill for your kids? Or your spouse? I can’t help you get over the guilt of using your service me..