Around the holidays, it can be hard to find things to be grateful for in military life. During this time, many are going through deployments, trying..
Are you ready to deck the halls? I’m not. For me, this means heading to the storage closet and playing Russian roulette with the 10 boxes I’ve yet t..
The holiday season can be stressful for even the most organized, intentional, or laid back person. Take me, for instance. There’s a little over 3 we..
Recovering from the hustle and bustle of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday?
Today is Giving Tuesday, a time to take a break f..
Recently, I left my home on the sunny beaches of Florida, and headed for the Pennsylvania mountains for a few days. I wouldn’t necessarily call myse..
My husband left to a remote location for an entire year. I knew this was going to be extremely hard for me; I was all alone, with two children, in a..
I have known one thing my entire life and it is the military lifestyle. I was born into a Navy family where my dad served for 20 years. When I was 1..
We had just made a huge cross country move from Washington State to Virginia. All of our friends and family were on the west coast, and we knew abso..
In case you missed it, the holiday season is upon us! Cue the cookies, carols, decorations, and, unfortunately, the long list of family and friends ..
Three years ago I left my first post-grad job to move to Fort Hood, Texas. After working a retail job for a few months, I found a job at the corpora..