I Did Not Know

It's a catchphrase with which the military spouse is all too familiar: You knew what you were signing up for when you married him. ...more

For the MilSpouse: Making Your House Feel Like A Home

The military lifestyle can certainly be chaotic. With PCS’s often happening every couple years, and sometimes sooner, the idea of putting time and energy into personalizing your home can be overwhelming. What’s the point when the next set of orders is always around the corner, right?...more

Don't Just Survive Deployments, Embrace Them

As military spouses, it's something we all face sooner or later - as inevitable as the constant moves and unpredictable hours. Its presence is always on the horizon, shadowing every decision, every moment in between. It's the inescapable reality of this life: deployment....more

I Survived My First Year as a School Mom

I’ve been walking a tight rope strung between two high rise buildings in the middle of New York city. Too much weight on one side and I could’ve slipped, free-falling 72 floors to my premature death. For the last 10 months, I tried meticulously to find balance in my first year as a mom of a school-aged child. ...more
Congratulations! It does feel like a parental accomplishment. My older child just finished K, ...more