Appreciating Your Fellow Military Spouse

I love pulling into my driveway, and not just because it means I’m home and can change into my comfy sweatpants. When I park my car, I’m looking right at my flower garden. If I may be so bold, it’s pretty awesome. There’s a riotous rosebush that I never prune, peonies (because I always plant […]

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That Empty Chair at the Table

I’ve been an Army wife for what my husband commonly refers to as “a hot minute.” You would think that after all this time, I would stop being surprised at #AllTheThings that come with Army wife life. But nope. Experiences like random TDYs, changes to our no-plan-plan, promotions, future duty stations… it almost always catches […]

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Disconnect to Reconnect

For better or worse, I am glued to my phone a lot of the time. Being an on-call nanny, and then a military spouse, and then a parent has made it way more intense, and I have an addictive personality to begin with. I also have two jobs that deal heavily with email contact and […]

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