Political/News Veterans

The death of Osama Bin Laden

When people first learn that I’m a military spouse and veteran, two questions invariably come to the conversation.  The first question I’m asked is- “Where were you when 9/11 happened?” and “How do you feel about- *insert current president’s name or government policy that affects the military*?”  I know that the third question people willContinue Reading “The death of Osama Bin Laden”

Health/Beauty

Jump Start Your Weight Loss: Part One

  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 IContinue Reading “Jump Start Your Weight Loss: Part One”

Deployment/PCS Military Kids/Special Needs

Deployment in a Two Year Old Mind

When we started this year without my husband we knew we’d have many of trials and tribulations, but the one I wasn’t ready for was the way my son’s mind would process where Daddy went. Our son and my husband are best friends and they are inseparable. I knew that our son would be upsetContinue Reading “Deployment in a Two Year Old Mind”

Homefront Military Kids/Special Needs

Hearing Our Childs Voice

Since April is the Month of the Military Child, I decided to sit down and ask my children what being a military child means to them. I was able to get my 8yr old, 5yr old and 3yr olds perspective on the subject. As I sat down and talked with them individually about being aContinue Reading “Hearing Our Childs Voice”