This is me. This is us. This is you.

In 2015, I gave up all my dreams of being a mommy and a wife. I packed my bags and headed to an island that wasn’t so glorious. Paris Island, land where they make Marines. The Marine Corps had a lot to offer me, but none of it included a family and I was okay … Continue reading This is me. This is us. This is you.

Becoming a family in the Marine Corps

There is no question that military life is hard. You become use to being lonely, with only your spouse as someone to talk to and trust; it's no surprise when dinners are late or weekends are skipped because of duty; life as active duty or a military spouse is not for the light hearted. I … Continue reading Becoming a family in the Marine Corps