Pumpkin Everything [A Lesson on Expectations]

I know better than to assume that things will happen on my timeline. But, I’d be lying if I said that I wasn’t holding out hope that Husband would arrive back home on the date he was expected to be back. Read More »


Las Vegas

welcome to las vegas
I’ve had a few different blog posts brewing in my brain, but none of them seemed quite right in the wake of the tragedy that occurred in Las Vegas on Sunday night. I understand that life goes on and we can’t sit around our television or computer screens waiting to hear the latest updates, but still… somehow writing about something silly and trivial just didn’t seem appropriate right now.Read More »


We are officially 80% through Husband’s deployment! (Shoutout to the Deployment Tracker App for doing the math for me!)

Deployment Tracker - redacted

Now that we’re at the tail end of this deployment, it feels like the time has flown by. Everyone told me that the time would fly by, and I knew that they would be right, but it was hard to believe it in the moment. Though, I’m willing to bet that the last few weeks will feel eternal.

We’re in the home stretch!

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