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Dear PCS Season… I Hate You

Dear PCS Season, I hate you. Once again, PCS season will very soon be upon us and, once again, I hate it. Being a Gold Star Spouse in a military town is a double-edged sword. I love being around the military, and love military families with every fiber of my being. Some of the best people I […]

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Dear Deployment Diary

Dear Deployment Diary, Season: Departure Here you are once again. The time has come to wipe the tears, push my shoulders back, and endure you. I have little ones at home and they need a strong mama. But what do I do when I don’t feel strong? What do I say when I have no […]

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Trying To Stay Positive, Post Deployment

As I sit down to write this article, I glance at the calendar to see that my husband will be arriving home from his fourth deployment in just five days. FIVE DAYS! That’s it. It’s a time of mixed emotions as I try to ready the house, and ready my mind, for what it’s like […]

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