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Keep Kids Safe with Packets Up!

*Sponsored by the American Cleaning Institute As a military family, one of the biggest life challenges we face comes during a permanent change of station (PCS). One of my favorite parts of the process is (finally) getting the keys to our new-to-us house, usually after weeks of traveling and/or living out of a suitcase in […]

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Carrying Military Memories with The Bradford Exchange

Sponsored by the Bradford Exchange I start every military move (PCS = Permanent Change of Station) the same way: I purge, sort, and organize. Just a couple of days ago, I found myself up to my eyeballs in all of our memories from our storage closet. We are getting ready for another PCS in just […]

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Walmart’s Welcome Home Veterans Commitment: “I don’t know how you do it…”

*Sponsored by Walmart I hear it all the time. A stranger looks at me as I’m at the store by myself with four kids under seven. The stranger takes a deep breath and utters those familiar words: “I don’t know how you do it…” The tone in which they say these words can indicate “Wow, […]

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