Don’t Let Stress Consume Your Life

Is stress affecting your life? Well with two major holidays fast approaching, I thought it timely to give you a few tips on how to take control of the stress in your life. It is a fact that stress affects us in many ways. For some it is internal, and...

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3 Ways to Maximize the Holidays

Maybe it’s me, but doesn’t it seem like summer just ended a few days ago? Now, you cannot help but notice the holidays are just around the corner. Where did the time go? For military families, holidays may mean another year to celebrate alone; another year to stress about the...

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Busy Moms Time Management Tips

Even with school in full swing and your calendar already full, time management tips always come in handy for moms—especially for moms who juggle home needs, kids, work and other priorities. The concept itself is simple: plan and organize your schedule to make your time as clear and productive as...

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3 Secrets to Keep the Spark Alive in Your Marriage

Marriage is tough. Can I hear an Amen please? Whoever said marriage is easy needs to be taken behind a barn and get some sense knocked into them. Too often marriage can be characterized by disagreements, miscommunication, fighting, isolation and struggles in various ways. This is amplified when couples are...

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A Family Was Never Meant to Live in Isolation

When you signed up for the military, you had to count the cost and consider how your decision would impact your life. If you were married before this decision, my guess is you discussed the impact this would make with your spouse. If you met your spouse after your military...

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Turning bad into good!

I recently heard in the news about a county Sheriff who was found guilty of embezzling department funds to use for personal expenses.  When I heard the name of the Sheriff, I was surprised to hear it was someone I knew from high school.  There is little doubt that this will most likely...

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How to Wow Your Spouse From a Distance

Knowing exactly what to send to your spouse while you are away is not always second nature, but it does not have to be over-complicated! I have gathered some good recommendations of what to send to make that distance that much easier. If you’re ready to wow your spouse, read...

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A New Day Has Come

This is my first blog entry for the past several months.  I have wanted to blog more consistently but my busy schedule has caused me to channel my energies elsewhere.  Despite being pulled in many directions, I have been able to attain some of my personal goals.  The first one is being promoted to...

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