A New Adventure

June 24, 2015

*Originally written for our Newsletter, The Briefing. As a military family preparing for our second "adventure" I've found myself looking back through photos and notes from the first one thinking…
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Hours of Laughter: How to Entertain Children in the Car

June 10, 2015

  Vacations are wonderful for precious family memories, and remember memories are also made during the drive to your destination. While traveling, entertaining children can be a challenge, but plenty…
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“We just got Daddy back, why does he have to leave us again?!”

June 9, 2015

The Army likes to operate on it’s own time schedule and isn’t designed to take in to account the impact on the families at home.  The result from this can…
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6 Ways to Keep the Romance Alive During Deployment

June 3, 2015

By Taylor Basilio Deployment is long, frustrating, and can oftentimes make it hard to connect to your loved one who is gone or at home. That being said, this time…
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The Pure Challenge- Week 5

June 1, 2015

Week 5 – blog post (challenge 5/31 – 6/6) This week is the Final Week of Pure Barre McLean’s Weekly Mini Goals Series! Week 5: May 31st – June 6th…
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The Journey to “see you soon”

June 1, 2015

As I sit here exhausted and reflect on recent events, I cannot help but to be filled with pride and gratitude for the life we live.  I have been blessed…
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