Family/Motherhood/Military Life

5 Tips for the First Day of School

Amble Well, it happened. My baby boy started his first day of 2nd grade today! We had company up until yesterday so I wasn't sure how smoothly today was going to be. Luckily, both kids bounced out of bed, got ready and we had plenty of time for a nice, amble walk to school together.… Continue reading 5 Tips for the First Day of School

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I Survived

Survive 6 months. That's how long I went without seeing my husband. I heard from him a few times. But, unfortunately, communication on submarines is VERY limited. I can go months without hearing from him or getting an e-mail. Going into it, I thought I knew what to expect. We had gone 3 months apart… Continue reading I Survived

Family/Motherhood/Military Life

Mahalo to our Military

; This past week, my son's school had its annual Military Appreciation Day parade and ceremony. It's a day set aside each year to thank those who serve in the military and show appreciation and understanding to the military children at our school. Last year, my husband was deployed during this ceremony so I had… Continue reading Mahalo to our Military