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Countdown to our “Ciao for Now”

We had only been married for five short months when my husband was pulled from his morning formation and was offered a slot in Vicenza, Italy. Things moved quickly and the official orders came. I was 22, a newlywed, and leaving my parents’ home for the very first time. And I cried. I cried a […]

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Sweet Home Alabama

A little rest and recovery is so good for the soul. My husband and I took advantage of the four-day weekend earlier this month to fly to his home in Alabama for my father-in-law’s 60th birthday. My husband’s step-mom had reached out to us earlier in the summer asking if we thought it’d be possible […]

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Cheers to you, military wife.

  I woke up early one morning, mid-July, to send my husband off to yet another training exercise in a different European country. I climbed back into bed and opened my social media feeds where the first thing I saw at the top of my Facebook homepage was this photo: I read the article photographed […]

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