The Navy has made some changes to its officer promotion board process following complaints and criticisms that the most recent board disproportionately failed to promote aviators from lieutenant to lieutenant commander — compared with promotions of submariners and surface warfare officers.
While many military families are trying to be optimistic, Jeremy Hilton would suggest the majority of military families are feeling significant apprehension about these potential changes. Listening to those families, he has come away convinced that if we haven’t already broken the system, we’ve badly sprained it.
After a long day at work or an exhausting day with children, who has the time or energy to cook?
We get it. We’ve been there. And quite frankly we are still there some nights even though we do this for a living.
In case you hadn’t heard, being married to a service member isn’t exactly sunshine and rainbows all the time. As a community of military spouses, we should be supporting each other both online as well as in person.