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A Summer Reading List, with A Military Twist

There’s something about the summertime though, that just makes you want to laze around in a hammock, sipping lemonade with a good book.   While most of us live in reality, the one without the hammock and the lemonade, we can still slip away and lose ourselves in a good book.  Before the summer winds downContinue Reading “A Summer Reading List, with A Military Twist”

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Book Review: Alice Bliss

Book Review: Alice Bliss When I first started reading Alice Bliss, a novel by Laura Harrington about a teenage girl coping with her father’s deployment to Iraq, I had no intention of getting overly emotional.  I’ve lived through my husband’s deployments.  I’ve lived vicariously through friends’ deployments.  I’ve read military spouse memoirs about deployments.  This bookContinue Reading “Book Review: Alice Bliss”

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Book Review: Love You More Than You Know

Love You More Than You Know By: Janie Reinart and Mary Anne Mayer Have you ever felt no one else understands your emotional turmoil? Slept with your cell phone under your pillow not to miss a call, or set the alarm on the computer to sound when your child logs in? Does your heart skipContinue Reading “Book Review: Love You More Than You Know”

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Book Review – The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Life as a Military Spouse

Reading is one of my many passions in life. It has helped me to educate myself on so many topics, and levels. But most importantly it helped me through one of the most difficult times in my life, deployment. Without certain books I would have been completely lost throughout this process. When I first purchasedContinue Reading “Book Review – The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Life as a Military Spouse”