I found Jesus at chick-fil-a

If there’s one thing I’m learning this deployment, it’s the art of humility. Asking for help is big and scary, and accepting …
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5 on friday: doing things that scare me

Happy Friday, folks! I feel like the weeks are flying be lately, and though this deployment feels eternal at times, the clock keeps ticking, and …
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visiting the steilacoom farmers market

I mentioned about a week ago that I felt as though I’d hit a wall in this deployment, and I couldn’t seem to …
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I’m a dependent, but I’m not dependent

When Ryan and I got married in 2014, I can safely say that I knew next to nothing about military or Army life, whatsoever. The whole …
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I found Jesus at chick-fil-a

I found Jesus at chick-fil-a

If there’s one thing I’m learning this deployment, it’s the art of humility. Asking for help is big and scary, and accepting that you need it is even more terrifying. I’ve never been one to…

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I found Jesus at chick-fil-a

If there’s one thing I’m learning this deployment, it’s the art of humility. Asking for help is big and scary, and accepting that you need it is even more terrifying. I’ve never been one to…

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5 on friday: doing things that scare me

5 on friday: doing things that scare me

Happy Friday, folks! I feel like the weeks are flying be lately, and though this deployment feels eternal at times, the clock keeps ticking, and we’re excited for another weekend ahead. Though I hit a…

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5 on friday: doing things that scare me

Happy Friday, folks! I feel like the weeks are flying be lately, and though this deployment feels eternal at times, the clock keeps ticking, and we’re excited for another weekend ahead. Though I hit a…

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visiting the steilacoom farmers market

visiting the steilacoom farmers market

I mentioned about a week ago that I felt as though I’d hit a wall in this deployment, and I couldn’t seem to figure out how to get past it. Then, it occurred to me.…

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visiting the steilacoom farmers market

I mentioned about a week ago that I felt as though I’d hit a wall in this deployment, and I couldn’t seem to figure out how to get past it. Then, it occurred to me.…

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I’m a dependent, but I’m not dependent

I’m a dependent, but I’m …

When Ryan and I got married in 2014, I can safely say that I knew next to nothing about military or Army life, whatsoever. The whole concept was foreign to me, as were the acronyms,…

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I’m a dependent, but I’m …

When Ryan and I got married in 2014, I can safely say that I knew next to nothing about military or Army life, whatsoever. The whole concept was foreign to me, as were the acronyms,…

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gig harbor wings & wheels air and car show

gig harbor wings & wheels air and car show

This weekend, for the first time since Mieke’s birth three months ago, I decided to be really bold. I loaded all three children into the car and headed out to Gig Harbor Wings & Wheels…

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scenes from our 4th of july

scenes from our 4th of july

Another week of this deployment is done and dusted as of tonight, and today, I’m reflecting on the fun scenes from our 4th of July. Living in Washington affords us plenty of options for holiday…

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scenes from our 4th of july

Another week of this deployment is done and dusted as of tonight, and today, I’m reflecting on the fun scenes from our 4th of July. Living in Washington affords us plenty of options for holiday…

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