14 Best Going Away Gifts Your Friend Will Remember
Friendship

14 Best Going Away Gifts Your Friend Will Remember

Each year friends say goodbye to great friends. Sometimes we’re the ones moving and sometimes we’re the ones staying behind. Both are tough places to be in as you watch approximately one-third of your friends leave. Your friends already know how much you love them and a gift isn’t going to change that, but it’s…

Why Long Distance Best Friends Are Actually The Best Thing Ever
Friendship

Why Long Distance Best Friends Are Actually The Best Thing Ever

It happens every time we move. I experience some sort of existential crisis – where I question if my life has any meaning, purpose or value. You relate, right?! Because here you are in another brand new place where you know no one, you have no job, your stuff is all broken from the move,…

Parenting Teens in Military Life Is the Loneliest I’ve Felt as a Spouse
Friendship

Parenting Teens in Military Life Is the Loneliest I’ve Felt as a Spouse

I remember the days of meeting people through my children playing at the playground, eating dirt (hey, it happens), school field trips, the bus stop, after school activities, and anywhere kids were present. The bus stop is the hot spot for meeting moms for school-aged kids. Now as a mother of tweens and a teen…