The Sip: To the Veterans, We Salute You

The Sip by MilSpouseFest “Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country's cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he best can, the same cause.” ― Abraham Lincoln As November begins, we look to Veterans Day, a day for honoring those who […]

Military Spouse: The Independent Dependent

Military Spouse: The Independent Dependent

It is Change of Command season, and the same words we all have heard before trickle out of the CO’s mouth: “I would not be here today without the support and sacrifice of my loving spouse”. Spousal support is a huge part of any partnership, but in the military, it takes on a life of its […]

7 Tips For Being Stationed in Hawaii

7 Tips For Being Stationed in Hawaii

My family was stationed in Hawaii from 2016 – 2018. We thought we had a solid three years to enjoy the beautiful island. But, the Navy had other plans. We had a quick 18 months instead.  No worries. We rolled with it. However, that unexpected, fast move plays a little into tip #4. We still […]