Posts tagged my military wife life
Thoughts from a "Waiting Warrior"

"They also serve who only stand and wait". ~John Milton

At this point, we've been through several deployments, but this one has been the longest for us (a year). I've noticed that some people seem to not know what to do/what is appropriate but truly do want to help in whatever way they can, so I thought I'd list out a few thoughts if you have a friend or family member whose spouse is deployed. 

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Military Spouse Must-Reads!

With taking on new jobs as a content editor for MilitaryByOwner and social media manager for Diana Waring Presents lately, along with regular writing for other publications (never mind my book!!), my blog has been a bit neglected.

So I thought, while I'm catching up a bit, I'd share with you some great reads for the end of your week! 

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Roses in the Desert

As a child, it didn’t occur to me that roses pushing through the cracked, dry soil might somehow be incongruous. I never thought then about what difficult work it was to sustain such beauty in the midst of our austere surroundings. We moved houses several times in my childhood, but the yard and flowers were priorities that were dealt with soon after getting settled into the new place.

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