An open letter to my military kid

An open letter to my military kid

 Even though I married a Marine, I wasn't really supposed to be a military wife. We weren't supposed to have a military kid. By the time we were married, my husband had already completed seven years of an eight year enlistment. He was supposed to finish that last year...

Is it time to change the chore chart?

Is it time to change the chore chart?

Congratulations kids, you finished another year of school! I will expect more from you now. It's time to change the chore chart. Yes, I know it's summer vacation, but in our house that doesn't mean lazy, boring days. Instead, it means a chance to reset our routines,...