Going Back to School –Military Wife/Life Style

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Deciding to further your education can sometimes be a difficult step to take, but when you add the pressures of the military life style it’s a whole different ballgame. I had a hard time continuing to move forward with my education because of this life style – it’s difficult. You don’t stay in the same […]

Union 28 Review

Union 28 is a company that was created by a married couple who knows what it is like to work through hard stuff and yet stay together and stay committed, choosing to forgive and be forgiven, only to grow in love for each other more through it all. Union 28 is an apparel company that […]

Piper Reed Forever Friend Review

Piper Reed Forever Friend

I was given the opportunity to review the book Piper Reed Forever Friends by Kimberly Willis Holt this month. Kimberly Willis Holt was a military brat herself and writes different children’s book that are inspired by some of her own childhood adventures. She covers an array of children’s topics, but feels dedicated to the coming […]

The Vintage Pearl: Review

The Vintage Pearl

The Vintage Pearl began as a creative outlet for a stay at home mom that eventually budded into an online store, and now has a retail studio. The studio is based out of Tulsa, Oklahoma and specializes in creating meaningful and unique hand stamped jewelry and keepsakes. Each piece of jewelry they create is hand […]

My Dogtags Review


My Dogtags is a company that offers personalized military spec dog tags and chains from the same manufacture that supplies the US Army dogtags. My Dogtags offers a huge selection of choices to help make your dogtags  a personal match with over 16 different materials and colors of dogtags, 30 colors of silencers, and 25 […]

Courage Cakes Review


Courage Cakes is a company that was founded by six business students from the University of Washington in Seattle as a way for people to show appreciation for our troops. When I spoke to the Marketing Manager at Courage Cakes he shared with me that their mission is to platform a product that will allow […]


CAMOSOCK is a Military Christmas Stocking that was designed with service members in mind. With a huge selection to choose from for all branches –Marine, Navy, Army, Air Force, Coast Guard and National Guard—no one is left out. The website shares that the CAMOSOCK is made from the digital uniform fabric worn by each branch […]

Taking Some “Me” Time

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As wives and moms so often we get so caught up in taking care of business, keeping the house clean, taking care of the babies, doing stuff with our family, making sure meals are prepared, enjoying family time, and all the other little tasks in between, that we sometimes forget to just stop everything and […]

A Lesson in Independence

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As military spouse’s, independence is something we are forced to learn without choice very quickly in our relationships. The military life drops you into this whole new world where independence isn’t even the same as it once was. As a single military spouse we take on the tasks of independence because we have to and […]

Balancing My Time

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In this crazy day and age full of another thing to do, another place to go, and another person to see we often find ourselves trying to pick between this that and the other thing to make it all fit into our days. Lately I have found that I have really had to balance my […]

Effortless Summer Beauty Tips


  Okay, let’s just be realistic here – there really is nothing effortless about beauty right? We always have to do something to feel good – whether it’s plucking our eyebrows, whitening our teeth, or putting on make-up – there is always something to be done, but there are ways to feel and look great […]

Jump Start Your Weight Loss: Part One

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  Photo Courtesy: Google Images   Jump Start Your Weight Loss Part One – Fairly Easy Tips to Help Transform Your Diet   Who doesn’t want to get healthy and lose weight? I honestly can say that most people will tell you that their current body is not their ideal body. I know that I […]

What About Them?


Photo Courtesy: Google Images As I lay here in my bed with all my comfy pillows and my heating blanket cranking on this three degree Midwest day, I can’t help but think about my deployed husband, his fellow shipmates, and every other deployed armed forces member. So often I think spouses get caught in a […]