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Price of Housing Forcing Vets Out of Their Home States

Latest data from the US Census Bureau is suggesting that some states are rapidly losing their military vets. For instance, California lost 48% of its per capita veteran community between 2000 and 2016. Further analysis of the data reveals that people who have served in the armed forces are more likely to flee a state whereContinue Reading “Price of Housing Forcing Vets Out of Their Home States”

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Never For a Parade

I’ve been a military spouse for over a decade, my husband has served for two. He’s given twenty years to this nation – meaning he joined during a time of peace. His time has deployed him to three regions, taken years from his family, made him a strong leader, a hard-worker, and a deeply-devoted soldier.Continue Reading “Never For a Parade”

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An Open Letter to Barron Trump

Dear Barron,  I hope you are doing alright. I’m so terribly sorry to hear what people have said about you over the past few days. I’m so sorry that you’ve fallen victim to the mean-spirited nature of this political mess just because you are the President’s son. I’m so very sorry that you must endureContinue Reading “An Open Letter to Barron Trump”

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What Inauguration Reminded Me About Being an American

I have been feeling the weight of personal opinions and politics on me a lot lately. The world of social media is a chaotic place. You get caught up in discussions, disagreements and sometimes need a friendly reminder that while you may not agree with others views, you have that right. While attending the events,Continue Reading “What Inauguration Reminded Me About Being an American”