Flying with Your Pet Part Two

Taking pets from the US to a foreign country is A LOT harder than bringing them back to the US (thank goodness).  As I was packing and in transit, I felt like I was constantly forgetting something because of how easy everything was going!  The fact that the pups and I are now seasoned travelers probably had something to do with that as well.   

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Four Surprising Things You Learn About Yourself When Your Spouse Leaves

Whether you are a military couple or not, there comes a time when you will have to spend time apart from your spouse.  For some it could be just a couple of nights but for others it could be a huge chuck of time.  Initially them leaving can seem daunting and intimidating (not to mention sad) but then you start to get used to your new “normal”.  It is in that time apart you begin to learn new things about yourself.  In fact, that time apart can often be empowering and inspiring. 

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Meal Planning - Tips and Tricks to Get You Started

The idea of meal planning can seem daunting and time consuming when you are not accustomed to it but it does become easier and faster the more you do it.  Setting aside the time to map out a week, two weeks, or (some crazy people can manage) a month’s worth of meals saves you the daily headache of having to come up with something to feed your family each night. 

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