Tag: motherhood

Why We Love Military Moms

“Making the decision to have a child – it is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.”  ~Elizabeth Stone Becoming a mother changes absolutely everything. You have created, laughed, cried, struggled,…

Will My Son Grow Up To Be A Soldier?

My four-year-old tries on his daddy’s Army hat and backpack and proudly declares, “I’m a soldier, Mama!” I smile at him, yet the protective mother in me winces. I wonder if I’m seeing a glimpse of the future. My husband…