Thank you for your service and sacrifice.
The last few months have been full of many, many things. I've committed to my health and for the first time in years, followed through on working out. 7 lbs lost and I am feeling better than I have in a long time. I will be continuing "Me vs The Jiggles" while on vacation … Continue reading Aloha! “They Call Me Dependent” is coming to Hawaii!
Picture from: http://randijasmine.com Marie, Thank you for writing this blog and sharing so much with the world. I wanted to ask, how do you fill the void when your husband is away? Thank you for your answer and time. Respectfully, "A Sub Wife" Dear Sub Wife, Thank you for the … Continue reading Ask the Wife: How do you fill the “Void”
I've been getting a lot of duplicate questions by email, so I will start posting them (without the use of names/commands/etc) on my Facebook Page with my responses so others can have the answers too and chime in on advice! Just remember to read my "Disclaimer Page" where I make it very, very clear I am not … Continue reading Got Questions?
Thank you to the "Bama Wives & Girlfriends" for having me speak at their FRG Meeting tonight. This is such a great group of women and I really enjoy my time with them. I have received ship coins before, but never a special pin! I will wear it proudly. 😉 Thank you Ladies!
For Submarine Wives, email is golden. We don't get phone calls and letters. E-mail is our connection to the one we love. And before there was e-mail. . .gosh, I don't even want to think about it! With that said, I feel like I am having an actual relationship with my computer. It's pathetic, I … Continue reading E-mail
I needed this today as I pulled out my Christmas decorations knowing that I would be without him. I'm sure there is a spouse that needs it as much as I do right now. A Military Wife's Prayer Author Unknown Give me greatness of heart to see, The difference between duty and his love for … Continue reading The Military Wife Prayer
It's 6AM Thanksgiving morning and the 24lb turkey is in the oven! I did the touch down hand signals once it was in and cooking. Normally I take pictures of my turkey conquest, this year, Tom the Turkey ate a little too much grain and was a handful!! I do have to say that … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!!!
From Wikipedia: The word "Deployment" isn't any where in here!? But it did originate at a MILITARY BASE! I knew it!! : ) Murphy's law is a popular adage in Western culture that most likely originated at Edwards Air Force Base in 1948. The Law broadly states that things will go wrong in any given … Continue reading Uh huh. . .
Anything But Dependent is the title I chose for my weekly spouse column. I came up with this title because of the stereotype we are given. Our civilian counterparts have labeled us as dependent, needy, and whiney. I am normally pretty reserved when someone has views different from my own. I respect them, keep … Continue reading My Spouse Column, “Anything But Dependent”