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  • Blog
    Fri, 29 Mar 2019
    Islamophobia

    You come into this world all blank slate and hope.

    You learn the ways of the elders. 

    Learn how to move, survive...Who to love, hate, trust, mistrust...

    Who is different. Who to look up to.

    You learn to play the game.

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  • Blog
    Wed, 27 Mar 2019
    Marrying the Military

    Before any milspo becomes a milspo – that's military spouse – they were right where you are today, dating a service member, considering the marriage talk, and wondering exactly what it means to be "married to the military."

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  • Blog
    Wed, 27 Mar 2019
    Military Ball

    At the Military Ball...Six Etiquette Tips to Follow

    At some point as a military spouse (or military significant other) comes the topic of a military ball. Should you go? Will you go? And if you do go, what's the deal? What do you wear? What should you expect? For newbies, there are so many questions.

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  • Blog
    Mon, 18 Mar 2019
    Why I Run

    My first long run, longer than two miles at least, was in Army Basic Training. It was a non-trivial feat, even though I ran in cadence at a slow pace.

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  • Blog
    Sat, 10 Nov 2018
    ArticleThe Wars Have Come Home - Remembering the...

    November 11, 2018 marks the 100th commemoration of the signing of the armistice agreement in France between World War I Allies and Germany. 

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  • Blog
    Thu, 30 Aug 2018
    One Man’s Terrorist

    On the power of words - "What we need to do is move away from the fear the word evokes and offer solutions for the consequences our policies create."

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  • Blog
    Mon, 2 Jul 2018
    ArticleIndependence Day: The Struggle with "Thank You...

    Independence Day is a day to say Thank You! However, showing awareness of the nuances and complexities of military service might be more appreciated than all the Thank Yous in the world.

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  • Blog
    Tue, 12 Jun 2018
    ArticleD-Day

    We recently celebrated our war veterans on Memorial Day and last week marked the 74th anniversary of the historic D-Day invasion. 

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  • Blog
    Mon, 21 May 2018
    ArticleTips for Staying Sane When You're the Only Parent...

    As a military family, you know all-too-well that there are times when you or your spouse will be called away for duty, often without much – or any – warning. As a service member, you might get called into the field. However

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  • Blog
    Thu, 3 May 2018
    ArticleWhen I Sleep

    When I sleep
    I sleep upside down
    To know that I am grounded
    My soles rooted in reality
    No matter where the nightmares take me

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