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Why I No Longer Make New Year’s Resolutions

The New Year is approaching and we have all spent the past couple of months reflecting on the last year. We spend time looking over the ups and downs, successes and failures, joys and sorrows that the year brought us. We also take the time to think about what we want for the New Year.Continue Reading “Why I No Longer Make New Year’s Resolutions”

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The Reenlistment Conundrum

There’s a time in every military career that inevitably comes around at least once. It is a time of life altering decisions, a time to reflect on the past and look forward to the future. That time is the end of the active duty member’s enlistment. As their end of enlistment date approaches both theyContinue Reading “The Reenlistment Conundrum”

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When Life Drops a Bombshell

It’s every military wife’s worst nightmare…the phone rings…it’s his unit…something has happened. We do our best to not think about it, but in the back of our minds, the thought is always running in a constant circle. We are always on edge to a certain extent. Each time the phone rings and they aren’t rightContinue Reading “When Life Drops a Bombshell”

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When the Military Has Other Plans for Your Holidays

   Everyone knows that in the military, nothing is ever guaranteed. Leave gets cancelled and plans change at the last minute. It’s one part of this life that is never easy to get used to. It’s always difficult to deal with plans changing and everything being out of your control, just something we have toContinue Reading “When the Military Has Other Plans for Your Holidays”