10 Ways to Reduce Stress

STRESS!! We all have it in some way, shape, or form. Work stress, deployments, bills, weight loss goals that aren’t happening..everyone has stress! However, there are ways to deal with this stress and keep peace in your life! Here are 10 tips to reduce stress in your life: 1. Meditate  It’s simple. Sit up straight […]

National Bath Safety Month

My little guy absolutely loves bath time!! He can sit in the bath tub until he is all wrinkly and the water is cold. I am always sure I have everything I need for his bath close by because I hear some scary things about toddlers and bath tubs. Bath time accidents can be serious […]

Easy Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Kids love to be involved in holiday task and festivities. However, let’s be honest, the kitchen during Thanksgiving can be a super hectic place for little ones to try and participate. This doesn’t mean that they can be a part of Thanksgiving though. I found some fun and simple crafts for kids to create to […]

It’s Fire Prevention Time!!

It’s Fire Prevention time! I always remember Fire Prevention when I was in elementary school.  It was something that we all looked forward to, because we got to learn about fire, tour the fire “house” that was brought to school and if we were lucky we got chosen to try on the fire fighter suits! […]

My Great-Grandma Taylor was a very strong woman.  The day after she gave birth to my Granny she went and pulled cotton in the field.  She put my Granny in a tote sack, or something they typically carried their babies in, and took her with her.  This is an amazing story of a woman trying to make […]

To Cloth Or Not To Cloth?

To Cloth Or Not To Cloth? Trying to decide if YOU want to cloth diaper, then check out this video for a little advice.  If you have more questions please don’t hesitate to e-mail me at askthemilitaryspouse@mymilitarysavings.com =)  

The Fourth of July holiday is just around the corner! This time of the year is not only special for our country, but it is pretty special for myself as well because my son was born July 5th! I always tell people he heard the fireworks and thought it was his cue for arrival. This […]

I was recently talking with some of my girlfriends and one of them brought up something her 18 month old was doing…trying to eat off other people’s plates.  It can be slightly amusing watching an 18 month old trying to ask for food from someone else because they are so darn cute at that age. […]