Tag: advice

reintegration

Surviving the “Honeymoon” of Reintegration

Of all the nuances of military life - frequent relocations, long overnight work hours, always changing schedules, etc. - the thing that can take...

10 Tips for the Newly Single Mama

I never thought in a million years that my life would have taken the twists and turns that it has. I have a big...

10 Reasons Why Winter Babies Are The Best

When I received a December due date for my first son, my heart sank. Bringing home a baby in the frigid cold seemed like...

To the Moms Offering Advice By Writing to All of the...

To the Moms Offering Advice By Writing to All of the Other Moms, You don't know me, but I feel like you may have seen...

Real Life: When Your Family Doesn’t Get Along

Whether you live near or far from them, family is important. Beyond being your persona foundation, relationships with your family can be formative for...

The Scarlet ‘D’: What I Have Learned This Past Year

This advice is not for everyone. I am simply sharing a piece of my experience below. I am in a good place in life right...
Gardening in Spring

Gardening with Kids: Spring Veggies

If you think you’re ready to garden with your kids, here are some of the best vegetables to grow from seeds in these crazy...

The Best Marriage-Turned-Life Advice I Have Ever Received

Not too long ago, I went to a bridal shower for one of my friends and was caught off-guard when one of the other...

Conformity at Four

Is conformity starting younger these days? I need advice because there’s an excellent chance I’ll lose my mind if the insanity continues. The Story Let me relay...

A letter to my niece: As she walks through the valley...

My darling niece, what can I say to you as you walk through this valley of the “big heartbreak?” I can tell you I...