Health/Beauty Mental Health/Wellness

Self-Care Is NOT Optional

As a military spouse, I am familiar with the stressors this life may bring. During the numerous separations my husband and I have encountered, there was always some stressor that took effect on my health and made the days extra difficult. The biggest stressor for me was parenting both my children who are at veryContinue Reading “Self-Care Is NOT Optional”

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10 Things That Happen When Your Best Friend Lives Far Away

Military spouses, we are pretty much used to the idea that we won’t ever live near our best friend, right? And when it comes to being apart – it’s the only long distance relationship we could possibly tolerate in our lives. Luckily, with modern technology at hand, it pretty much nullifies the whole out of sight outContinue Reading “10 Things That Happen When Your Best Friend Lives Far Away”

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10 New Year Promises for the Military Spouse

The new year has begun, and with it comes reflection. It was challenging, wasn’t it? Scary sometimes and sad at others. As much as we loved, and hated, some moments of it, we wouldn’t change it for anything. In fact, we’ll happily do it again in 2018. I have some ideas on ways we canContinue Reading “10 New Year Promises for the Military Spouse”

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4 Tips for Back to College Balance

Sponsored Content Courtesy of USAA Community By: Angela Caban As a military spouse and as someone who went back to school as a mom of young children, I know a thing or two about going back to school and juggling life. Military spouses may have just a little bit more on our plate; raising a family,Continue Reading “4 Tips for Back to College Balance”