Our “Husbands”

Our “Husbands”

As a woman married to another woman, I encounter endless assumptions. When people learn that I’m married, the endless questions about my “husband” rear their ugly little heads. At the dentist, I end up having to explain that they meant to say wife, not husband. This...
OPSEC Reminders from AMPA

OPSEC Reminders from AMPA

Today, social media is a way of being for every military family; we are a generation lucky enough to benefit from the internet as a form of communication when our loved ones are across the room or across the globe! Most of us are already practicing what the DoD refers...
Lions and tigers and DEERS, oh my!

Lions and tigers and DEERS, oh my!

It was like Christmas morning. I scurried to the kitchen to make our morning coffee and begin packing my wife’s lunch. We chit chatted about her work plans for the day, whether she wanted one egg or two, and if I could drop her dress uniform off at the cleaners....