This humorous but poignant blog follows a one year deployment journey and a lifetime of reintegration. Lori Volkman is a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Washington State who started writing in September 2010 when her husband was deployed to the Middle East. Featured on WordPress, War News Radio, Milblogging, and Reader's Digest in 2011, she quickly gained a following. Lori is also a featured contributor at Military.com’s online source for military spouses, SpouseBUZZ.com....more
WNN - Women News Network is a new blog that includes international stories about women. These stories have gone out through United Nations agencies and affilitates through UN affiliate news aggregate WUNRN - Women's UN Report Network and UN-INSTRAW - United Nations International Institute for Research and Training for the Development of Women.
Dang it. I had some grand plans to walk to Olbrich Gardens today via
Monona Drive, go through the gardens and walk back on the bike path. It
was going to be a nice long walk to enjoy the beautiful summer day.
Except, Morella just started her afternoon nap at 1:40. I was hoping
she would sleep while I was pumping, and then maybe later on take a
short evening nap. Sigh. I guess I can use this time to tidy up around
the house, wash bottles, freeze milk, make a bottle...do the dishes.
Nutz. Why can't someone else do the dishes?
its just me talking about my kid and my man and my life and trying to figure out how to keep it all rolling up hill. i like greys and photography, painting and making love, and life. i scrapbook, not often enough and I am a poet and a writer.