How To Make Civilian Friends When You’re a Military Family

Before I start, let me make it clear: I love my military friends.  They are more than friends, they are instant family!  They are the people you will always have a connection with, no matter what.  A decade from now even if you don't talk on the regular, you will see them and be able to pick up right where you left off.  The bonds are strong because you go through hell together and can understand VIEW MORE

Military Homecoming 2017

  If you ask any military wife, nothing beats the homecoming for their deployed spouse. It's pretty much all the best holidays wrapped into one, beautiful day. I don't know about you guys, but I always get dressed up and try to look my absolute best for my husband. Even after 8, yes 8, of these homecomings, it's important to me that in the first moment of seeing me he thinks I look VIEW MORE

Dependa – Why you aren’t one and you’ll never be one

Have you heard his term being used in reference to a military spouse?  Urban Dictionary says a Dependa is A person who is married to someone in the service who doesn't just depend on their spouse for financial support, but pretty much relies on them for it. They start out all cute and All-American until after the wedding, then it's like cookies, couch and Coach purses. Arguing with other dependas VIEW MORE

6 Ways To Cope When Military Life Makes You Lonely

There is no doubt military life can get lonely.  Not just for our men and women in uniform but for the spouses as well.  With the constant trips they take and deployments, which goes without saying, lots of time is spent apart. This is why our relationships outside of our homes are so important.  The BFF is an essential part of our survival.  There is no better time spent than with someone you VIEW MORE

My Week Be Like-Military Moves

Happy Monday Loves, thanks for coming back for another week in review. It was the last week in February and normal I wouldn't consider it a busy time of year but I feel like a lot happened.  My iPhone pictures say otherwise but I'll recap the best I can.   February 22 It was the last day of Evan's vacation and we got the call to come pick up Calypso's ashes.  I felt all the VIEW MORE

My Week Be Like….TWW Addition

Welcome to another addition of My Week Be Like, Angels. I'm hoping most of my North East loves are reading this relaxing on their couch in their jammies because you are still somewhat snowed in from the blizzard that rolled in Friday night.  I was telling Evan I do miss the snow.  It's so pretty to look at but I'm so glad we aren't digging ourselves out of it!  I will love it from a safe VIEW MORE

Fitness Friday-Energy Bites

Hello Angels! Happy Friday once again and you know what that means.  We have a video from my good friend, Kristen, at UpLift Fitness.  She going to teach you how to make a yummy, quick, pick me up you can have anytime of the day. Enjoy! Energy Bites 1 cup cashews (or almonds) 1/4 cup coconut 1 1/2 cup dried pitted dates  1. Combined VIEW MORE