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When Fall Never Comes to Your Duty Station

Everyone is rejoicing all over social media. I can’t hop on Facebook without seeing someone flaunting their pumpkin spice latte, pumpkin spice muffin or hugging a pumpkin. The apple picking pictures are killing me. And I’m stuck over here in…

Protect Your Military Family from Life’s Surprises

Disclosure: This is a sponsored conversation on behalf of Armed Forces Insurance (AFI). All thoughts and opinions are our own. As Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have demonstrated, disaster can and will strike whether you are prepared or not. A 2017…

Milspouse Confessions: Diapers & Wine

One night, much like any other, my husband offered to spearhead our baby and toddler’s bedtime. Thrilled that I was officially “off the clock,” I immediately took him up on it. I sunk deep into my couch and settled in…

Inspiring Transformation: How This Milspouse Dropped 90 Lbs

Sometimes the most formative transformations in life begin from something simply ordinary. For Army wife Mareike Lott, it all started with a photograph…a photograph that I snapped. But let’s start at the beginning. Mareike was my next-door neighbor and best…