The Best Way to Read to the Children in your Life when Far Away

My connection to the military is I grew up with the military in Germany in the ’80s and ’90s. My parents were teachers at DoDDs schools. I was fortunate enough to be there when the Berlin Wall came down and the Soviet Union collapsed. I also distinctly remember the beginning of Desert Storm. So many […]

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14 Fabulous Fall Themed Care Packages

Fall is here today. It’s September 22, 2017 its officially fall! Now you can start creating those crafty fall care packages. If you spouse significant other is deployed they will probably be miss all the comforters of home, especially during fall when football is getting back into full swing, the weather is cooling off and all the […]

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The Best Military Deployment Music Playlist Ever

Music is exactly what you need when you are missing your other half. Music can help heal the soul and make you feel whole. I remember all thru my early twenty’s  I was always creating playlists and making CD’s for me to listen in my car. I created music playlist for when I went to the gym, […]

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50 to the Point blog posts for any Milspouse who need Advice

I have been blogging about being a Military Spouse for more than a year. I thought I would give a list of all my favorite blog posts in case you missed any. Sometimes you need a little nudge or perspective from another fellow military spouse.  The unique thing about my blog is I am a […]

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Who is a Modern Military Spouse?

Today is “National Spouses Day” which is observed annually on January 26th.  “Dedicated to recognizing spouses everywhere, this day reminds us to take time for our spouse.”  Do you take time to appreciate and love your spouse? I would say most married military spouses do. Recognizing our spouses is a wonderful way to show just how much we care about […]

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How to Create a Blog to cure Deployments Blues

Writing can be used to combat stress or anxiety and even alleviate depression when your spouse is deployed. I have been doing some research and found insightful facts about writing. When you write you are able to release your emotion, express yourself, and you are able to be creative all at once.  At the beginning […]

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Army Strong : A Love Story

Our Story: My wife Dee and I met online via email. It all started on May 2nd, 2012 when I emailed  her, a simple “hey.” I always knew I was gay, but I never acted on it. She lived in Orangeburg, South Carolina and I lived in Chester, South Carolina at the time. We approximately lived […]

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