The last couple of weeks have been a little busier than I would like for them to be, but they have been full of good fun and quality family time, nonetheless. The first weekend of October, we attended a festival at a local farm that we’d been looking forward to all summer. Our first cold […]
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 […]
It took me three days to make the 934-mile drive from my hometown in east Texas to Augusta, Georgia with boxes piled high in the bed of my husband’s truck and our six-week old baby boy in the back. As the seemingly endless river of pavement stretched out before us, self-doubt made itself comfortable in […]
Fall is here! Looking back over our first 12 months in Germany, autumn was definitely my favorite season. This year, though, the summer heat seemed a little more bearable for some reason. Maybe it really was milder; maybe my body has become more accustomed to the temperatures and lack of air conditioning; maybe we were […]
Last weekend, we celebrated our littlest sunshine’s third birthday and took our five-year-old school shopping for his first day of kindergarten. Insert all of the tears, gasps of surprise, shrieks of excitement and emojis here. Bicycles, backpacks and lunch kits are quickly replacing the strollers, diaper bags and sippy cups. As the accessories evolve, so […]
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This post was sponsored by Flagology. All opinions are my own. Our refrigerator doors are covered with photographs of the kids surrounded by their grandparents and so many of the faces we love and miss every day. At first glance, it may look a bit cluttered, but the pictures are a beautiful, daily reminder of who we are, where we’ve come […]