The Importance of Self-Care

Guest Post by Taneisha Dale. What is self-care? All around social media you might see people talking about self-care this and self-care that, but what exactly is self-care? People have made their own definitions to what they think self-care is and people practice it in different ways. Self-Care’s most basic definition is the care of

Ten Things I Have Learned in My First Two Years as a Military Spouse

One of my largest inspirations for this blog is to share my experiences as a new military spouse, so I can help those who come into this life behind me.  As I approach the beginning of my third year as an Army wife, I thought I should share the many things I have learned along

This Holiday Season, Don’t Forget Your Spouse

During the holiday hustle and bustle, it’s easy to get lost in the to-do list, shopping, planning, gift wrapping, holiday parties, and so on. What about your spouse? What about time for each other? Something my husband and I have always made sure we do is to plan special time for each other weekly. Even

A Childless Mother’s Most Dreaded Question

I never imagined this question would be so difficult. It’s one that I am asked often, most especially as a military wife. In this world, it seems like everyone has children. “Do you have kids?” Two years ago, without hesitation, I would reply “No!” Then, a year ago, without a second thought I would say

Practical Gift Giving Guide

Tis’ the season for shopping! It’s a joyful time of year, but can also be stressful if you aren’t sure what to buy someone on your list. As the growing popularity of tiny houses has taken over, so has the idea of becoming a minimalist. Military families are always on the move, so it’s a

Featured Products in the November Giveaway

It’s the season for shopping! To honor Small Business Saturday, I am hosting my very first giveaway that ends November 30th.  Two amazing military spouse-owned businesses have generously donated items for this contest and I have even thrown in a Wal-Mart gift card to sweeten the package. First, let’s talk about Whine & Intertwine.  This