9 Nonprofit Organizations that Military Spouses Should Know Well

One of the many great things about being part of the military community is the overwhelming amount of support that exists for military families.  There are numerous organizations that solely exist to make life better somehow for service members and their families.  Whether it’s to help service members with transitioning out of the military, resume

Tips for Hosting a Fall Party with Pizzazz

When fall arrives, I cannot wait for pumpkin everything, most especially beer.  This year, I decided to host a girl’s night and create a taste test on various brands of pumpkin beer. It took some time and planning to create a fun ladies night with food, games, and fun.  Below are a few tips to

How to Be a Friend to Someone Experiencing a Miscarriage

Unfortunately, I’m part of a large club of women who have experienced pregnancy loss.  During my eighth week of pregnancy, our baby’s heartbeat was gone. I had no symptoms or warning that our baby was in danger, which is referred to as a missed miscarriage. The devastation is unlike anything I have ever experienced in

5 Soft Skills Employers Desire that Military Spouses Possess

We are living in a time where technology is rapidly advancing, higher degrees are preferred by employers, and the competition in the job market continues to grow fierce.  Beyond your education and experience, as well as that fabulous new suit you have pressed and ready to go, what will help you stand out? The answer

Emotional Healing through Gardening; a Holistic Prescription

Why do we tend to turn to a prescription to heal any and all ailments, when the natural antidote is right in front of us?  Gardening has many healing powers for several emotions and illnesses we may all face at some point in our lives such as; anxiety, anger, grief, low self-confidence, depression, damaged self-love,