How do you cook when your military member is away? There are spouses who stick to sandwiches and frozen pizza, then there are stress bakers who bust out elaborate recipes on the regular. We like to think that the majority of the population is somewhere in-between, if not leaning toward the former. No matter your […]
It’s wild times we’re living in. And if you weren’t a germaphobe before COVID-19 took the world by storm, you likely are now. Germs are spreading quickly among us, and remaining diligent is one of the best ways to keep from spreading it even further, including into your own home. All across the country, folks […]
Where are you getting your best milspo advice on Facebook? Time to face it, Facebook is where it’s at! Whether or not you have yet to join the cult-like platform, it opens a plethora of information to all interest groups. But for milspouses, it can connect you in ways that other corners of the internet […]
What’s the hardest thing you’ve gone through as a milspo? Deployment? Dropping all you know and moving with a few weeks’ notice? PTSD? Stigma and stereotypes pushed onto you from others? These and more are hardships you will experience as a military spouse. And no, they aren’t isolated incidents; they’re ongoing and repetitive. Sigh. That’s […]
It’s getting to be that time of year where we are over the cold and the rain and ready for some nice days already! Whether you’ve gotten a tease of the good stuff or are still stuck in a never-ending list of mush and yuck, we feel you.
How do you celebrate yourself as a Mom? When you have young kids (or even when you have older kids) it’s important to make and take time for yourself. So much of motherhood is giving, and often we as moms don’t realize just how much we are giving out until we are emptying our tanks. […]
Are you new to the military lifestyle? Or are you a seasoned spouse who’s been in the game for years on end? No matter your affiliation — or length of affiliation — to the military, there are things to keep in mind about creating a mindful and memorable experience for the whole family. It’s easy […]
How much do you buy on Amazon? If you’re like me it’s a lot. Like, pretty much everything you can buy. No, I don’t subscribe to food or home items, but that’s just because we’re out of range. If I lived an hour north, you can bet I’d be having them deliver my weekly groceries, […]