What To Do When Your Friend’s Spouse Deploys

What To Do When Your Friend’s Spouse Deploys

I sometimes forget that not everyone knows what it feels like to spend half their marriage away from their spouse (and their lifelong friends, family, etc.) We have been so blessed being stationed at MacDill AFB and have met the greatest clients, ministry leaders, and fellow military families who just get us. They are seasoned [...]

Things You Should NEVER Say To A Military Wife… And Things That You Should.

Things You Should NEVER Say To A Military Wife…  And Things That You Should.

Things You Should NEVER Say To A Military Wife... "I could never do it." Really? You could never do it? I'm sure if the one you loved was in uniform, you'd find a way to "do it." Military spouses don't have a special powers, we just are ordinary people who love extraordinarily awesome servicemen. "Deployment will go [...]

May Favorites: Makeup, Fashion, Health, Books, Film, Travel, & Food

Beauty: My favorite beauty product this month has been the L’Oreal Magic Skin Beautifier BB Cream. This cream has completely hijacked and owned my foundation routine. I use this, concealer, and HD finishing powder. This product is very lightweight and breathable, yet helps even my skin color like a boss. (Click here to purchase for [...]

Five Things To Know About Long Distance Relationships (Military and Missions)

Five Things To Know About Long Distance Relationships  (Military and Missions)

He's in the military, I am in missions. The questions never end, even so close to the wedding. "Is it difficult?'" "How do you do it?" "Do you guys ever talk?" "Why did you leave him?" or "Why did he leave you?" "What if he finds someone else?" At first it was fun to answer [...]

HOW TO SURVIVE BASIC TRAINING (THE SUPPORTERS GUIDE) PT. 2

HOW TO SURVIVE BASIC TRAINING (THE SUPPORTERS GUIDE) PT. 2

If you are just joining, and are interested on Weeks 0-3 please click here to read my post on those weeks. If you are here to read about my experience with weeks 4-8, aloha! We are on day 58 of basic training! 8 weeks, 1344 hours, 80,640 minutes, 4,838,400 seconds of being apart, but who's counting? In just a few days [...]

How to survive Basic Training (The Wife’s/ Fiance’s/Girlfriend’s/Supporters Guide)

How to survive Basic Training (The Wife’s/ Fiance’s/Girlfriend’s/Supporters Guide)

If you have come across this post, it was most likely not by accident. If you are anything like me, you googled, "What is going to happen in Basic Training for my AB (Airman Basic)?!" or if you're identical to me, "What am I going to do during Basic Training?!" So your loved one has [...]