Remembering – What will you remember looking back?

Isn’t it weird what you remember when you look back on past moments from your life. You might think that I would remember all the work I accomplished while I was in Afghanistan and all those projects I had at one time memorized. Now I can’t even remember most of them. I only remember bits […]

How having a baby and going to war are different

Last week I talked about how preparing for a baby and going to war have similarities and one of my readers commented that there may be similarities in the lead up, but the gift you get from having a baby can’t compare. I have to agree. So this week I decided to talk about how having […]

How do Military and Motherhood Intersect

For 2017, I am doing a weekly series on why the military actually prepares you for motherhood. You probably didn’t realize the military and motherhood intersect. I will use military terms and relate them to motherhood. I will also draw on my past experiences as a military member. Some of the words seem rather odd, like […]