Motherhood and Women

9 Summer Tips: Working From Home with MilKids in the House

Many milspouses enjoy portable careers and we often work from home. For those of us with children who are home this summer, it can be difficult to accomplish everything on our to-do lists. If your summer is like mine, you’ve already heard: “I’m bored!” “He hit me!” “Can I have friends over?” “It’s too hot […] Read more…

5 Reasons to Brighten Your Milspouse Smile

This post is sponsored by veteran-owned Good to Go Gear. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Are you ready to upgrade your smile? As a milspouse, you often put the needs and schedules of others first. You hurry up and wait, you move, you support, you hold down the homefront, and you repeat. You […] Read more…

My Milspouse Bestie Returned to Work

There is nothing like finding your village, and I have found that the military community provides exactly that. Never before have I lived anywhere with so many people my age, who are home with children, whose spouses are all in similar lines of work. We milspouses can connect, relate, understand and – in short — […] Read more…

Combat The Spouse Rumor Mill

You’ve heard them: the whispers at the bus stop; the snickers at the unit event; the gasps at the wine night. All of these sly conversations center around rumors. “I heard that they’re swingers.” “It’s my understanding that they’re getting a divorce.” “I am pretty sure that those two are having an affair.” “I just […] Read more…

12 Strong: 5 Reasons Milspouses Should Read The Book & See The Film

When was the last time you read words that moved you? I had the pleasure of not only reading a deeply touching and thought-provoking book, but also had the opportunity to speak with its author. He shared an hour of his time with me, and as I shared appreciation and thanked him for his comprehensive […] Read more…

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