The day my husband asked for a divorce-A Story of Depression

When I started this blog, I vowed to be as open and honest as possible. There are no secrets with me, what you see is what you get. If I am going to share my world with you I am going to share the ups and the downs. This post is about when marriage gets hard. When you see what you are really made of.

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Take Time and Unplug: Why Vacations are Important!

I am a firm believer that everyone needs to unplug. What do I mean by unplug? I mean getaway from social media, email, work, and television. Just relax. As a mother, I understand that it is hard to think about a vacation when we are so busy providing and caring for our children and tending […]

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Celebrating Five Years of Marriage on One Happy Island

  The husband and I recently celebrated our 5th wedding anniversary. I cannot believe it’s been five years. Like most relationships, our love story did not come without lessons along the way but we are stronger than we have ever been. After two deployments to Afghanistan, surviving a dissertation which was pure hell, and two children […]

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