While busy with life and student teaching, it has been hard to catch a break. Add on the stress of a deployment, and I was in a rough spot for a few weeks. However, I found a simple solution right in the progressive classroom that I work at. Since we are always trying new things… Continue reading How to be a Mindful MilSO
Good Evening Love, Unfortunately, not all days can begin with wonderful dreams of you. Instead, today began with you asking if I had seen the news lately. Now to be honest, I have, you know I always tune in to the daily news, but when you asked me that my heart sank. I mean, you… Continue reading Deployment Diaries: Bad News
“Put the damn toilet seat down,” I expressed in frustration. I find myself repeating this over and over while I’m with my Love. I mean what girl hasn’t had to say that to their SO? Whether we’re at our family homes, or a hotel, sharing a toilet with him can be irritating. But today, when… Continue reading What I Learned in the Bathroom
My Love’s first deployment was a first for both of us. It was the first time I actually felt like a MilSO – He was actually gone, and I was The Girl Back Home. Looking back, here are a few things I learned: I can Achieve my Goals: In order to keep my mind occupied… Continue reading What His First Deployment Taught Me
After spending our second Valentine’s Day separated by roughly 4000+ miles, I needed to focus on the positives! Since day 1 with my Love, I have had a handy countdown app on my phone. I add in the dates we’re counting down to and then place the widget on my phone’s home screen. So every… Continue reading One Day Closer!