I am just one of you

Tonight I found myself outside of my comfort zone. Kevin and I recently gave up battery command. We had been in only two battalions since we have been here and both we’ve been with people who are Field Artillery. We just moved to Brigade. It’s…different. Not bad, just different. I immediately contacted someone I knew […]

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Let’s Give Ourselves Permission….

…to… 10. Wipe the kids down with baby wipes and washcloths instead of giving them a bath tonight9. Bring home fast food for dinner at least once a week8. Say “No” once in a while…to our friends, to our family, to our kids, so that we can do something for ourselves instead7. To let the […]

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He’s my lobster…

My husband wrote me a letter before he left. He kept repeating that he wished that he could take all of my pain away. Before he left he asked if there was anything else that I needed. The only thing I could think to tell him was for him to stay. Now, logically I knew […]

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