Meet My Enemies

I want to introduce you to my archenemies: pooper scooper, lip gloss, hand soap, and step-stool. In any given area, my three year old...

Road Tripping

Like many of you, we took a road trip on our long holiday weekend to have some quality time with the family. We loaded up...

Free Giveaway

USMC Life is giving away TWO CD's featuring Military Wife Comedienne Mollie Gross "When the Silent Ranks Aren't So Silent". How do I enter the contast,...

Wings for Warriors

I want to introduce you to “Doc” Ameen, Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Petty Officer, who sustained massive injuries while deployed with 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, Fox...

Making a Difference

“Cautious, careful people always casting about to preserve their reputation or social standards never can bring about reform” ~ Susan B. Anthony I love this...

Picking Your Battles

I used to look at these cute little girls with wild and crazy hair, wondering why their mothers never combed it more or put cute...

Why We Can’t Have Anything Nice

I remember my life before I had kids. My husband and I were newlyweds, setting off to begin a new and exciting life together. We...

To Buy or Not To Buy

Why can’t I do it? It’s not even that much money. I spend more buying miscellaneous things for my kids at Target. I’m talking...

My First Trip to the Commissary

I remember the first time I drove on base alone, armed with my new military ID card and on a mission to buy groceries....