I mention this in the first episode, but we needed to get info out for people in BUSY seasons of life (like us) - so we are officially streaming on both Spotify and Apple Podcasts! Hang tight, because it's much like learning to walk. It won't be perfect. We will stumble. But we will show [...]
STAR WARS CARE PACKAGE
Deployments come with their many lows, but one of the wonderful wonderful wonderful HIGHS for me is creating care packages. I am soOoOoOoOo extra in creating these boxes for my husband, so if you would like to browse previous themed posts - visit the blogs main menu, hover over "Military", and select "Care Packages" Another [...]
5 WAYS TO HELP A TODDLER TRANSITION TO A SINGLE PARENT
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 [...]
How to Survive the 1st Week of Deployment… w/ an Infant.
I often refer back to the heartbeat of what started this blog... It was my first day as a supporter of my (now) husband's career in the military. From boot camp survival guides (as a girlfriend), to long distance relationships as a fiance... to care packages and homecoming signs as a wife, and what to [...]
Deployment Homecoming DIY’s (Round 2)
Again, if you are stumbling upon this blog post, it is most likely because someone you love is coming home. home·com·ing noun an instance of returning home. 2. a chance to make a beer bucket, or cute sign, shave your legs, and buy sexy lingerie The Beer Bucket. 16 bottled beer, drink bucket (dollar spot at [...]
How To: Military Care Package (Birthday Themed)
You guys! Where has the time gone?! Another deployment... already?! A lot has changed since my last blog post: new home, new deployment, new human being growing inside of me. Casual things in the military wife life. I am so excited and blessed to finally pour my heart into Anchors and Planes as a new [...]
Deployment Homecoming DIY’s
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 [...]