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The Day I Cried at Chick-fil-A

I cried at Chick-fil-A today. I went there to eat my feelings, but instead I ended up making everyone around me exceptionally uncomfortable.  I fully believe that Chick-fil-A is a place to be happy. To eat the Lord’s Chicken, to lick Chick-fil-A sauce directly from the perfectly portioned container and to drink three lemonades while […]

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Kid-Friendly Podcasts for Road Trip Season

I have an unhealthy obsession with podcasts. I am a stay-at-home parent whose only companion during the day is a 2.5-year-old. Although I am very excited to hear the results of her “speriments,” which consist of putting my crap into cups, adding some sort of marker or piece of chalk and pouring water and baby […]

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Military Moms Guide to Consultant Run Businesses

There is nothing we value more at Military Moms Blog than supporting our community. We are proud to feature businesses run by moms who work hard to support their families and build their careers despite the challenges military life presents.  Are you a Direct Sales Consultant who would like the opportunity to share your business [...]
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Nothing has changed in over 150 years.

Dear Congress, Stop Using Military Families for Your Own Political Gain

Well, Congress, you collectively suck. I would like to immediately include the disclaimer that the opinions expressed in this post do not necessarily represent the views of the entire Military Moms Blog Contributing Team. Now that that’s out of the way, I’m going to run a clinic — A Festivus in February Airing of the […]

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Slim Furniture, Where Have You Been All My Life?

I never imagined the mere mention of three seemingly benign letters would make my blood pressure skyrocket. “PCS,” or Permanent Change of Station for all of you non-military folk, is the perpetual state of nomadism. We military families experience it on the reg. Did my reminder of it just make you run to the kitchen and […]

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Picture Me Crazy: Why I Hate Family Photos

    There has been a lot of talk about “Fake News” lately.  But I can attest to the fact that the Internet has been lying to me for years. Many of my Facebook friends have been circulating highly edited photographic propaganda which has resulted in extreme stress and feelings of inadequacy. The scourge I […]

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