Military Life

Resilient Military Spouses: Jen

Over the years, outstanding military spouses have been a source of strength and inspiration to me and my family through the ups and downs of military life. I have made it my mission to share these exceptional human beings with you, along with the invaluable wisdom they have to offer.  I believe our stories can […]

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I Hated Ft. Bliss… and Then I Didn’t Want to Leave

A dismal cloud of dust hung in the air, obstructing my early morning view of the Franklin Mountains. Overnight, a thin layer of sand the color of combat boots had collected on the window sills and underneath each door frame… To read more of this article, head over to!

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How to Start a PCS Time Capsule Tradition

Somewhere in the short weeks after we moved to the desert, between field training and my husband leaving for a year-long deployment, we found time to take our eldest son on his first camping trip. He was such a little guy back then (only seven months old), but, knowing we wouldn’t have many opportunities to make family memories […]

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