How to Handle Being Bullied as a Military Spouse

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We all know bullying is an ongoing problem among children, but don’t be fooled into thinking it stops once you’re an adult. Military spouses can be victims of bullying by civilians, service members and sadly, other military spouses. Military spouse bullying is one of those occurrences that is relevant in the military community, yet very few people talk about it. Continue reading

Dear Military Spouse: Don’t be a Rank Skank

IMG_8504.PNGRecently, I took Jack to the park on post near our house to swing on the baby swings and enjoy a warm spring day. That’s where I overheard the most absurd statement I’d ever heard uttered from a military spouse.

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How to Embrace the Suck of Military Life

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For the Young Military Spouse Feeling Lonely During the Holidays

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I often receive messages from spouses, some asking for advice, some just wanting to introduce themselves. Recently, I received the email below.┬áThis one hit home with me because I can relate to her loneliness and struggle with mental illness. My heart truly went out to her. With her permission, I’ve included her email and my response.

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Happy Veterans Day – 14 Interesting Facts About the U.S. Military

Happy Veterans Day! To honor all the wonderful veterans on this special day, I thought I’d switch it up this time around with a unique post.

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