Semi-Delicate Balance

A Day in The Life of a Working Mom

A Day in The Life of A Working Mom

Junior is approaching the 6 month mark, which means we have almost survived half of his first year. My maternity leave was only 3 months and after that it was back to the rat race. Being a working mom is no joke. Here’s a glimpse of a day of my life as a working mom. […] Read more…

5 Awesome Toys to Help Children Cope with Deployment

Toys, Deployment

When a military parent deploys, it can be a very sad and confusing time for kids. As much as you try to explain it to them, they’re… well… just kids. Heck, I’m an adult, and I sometimes throw a fit when my husband is deployed. Sometime you have to speak their language, and by language, […] Read more…

A Hint of Mint

Hint of Mint Outfits

This color has been very trendy for the last year or two. Rightfully so, it’s feminine and modern, sweet yet chic. Complement it with white or neutral colors, or make it bold and contrast it with darker colors. Just a lovely color for a lovely day.   Perfect mint inspired outfits  -boxandbrownie.polyvore.com -highheelsandhotflashes.polyvore.com -iamtheashley.polyvore.com -chrissykp.polyvore.com […] Read more…

10 Types of People You See at a Military Ball

Military Ball

There’s always great anticipation for military balls, especially for most military spouses. I’ve only been to a handful:  one Navy birthday ball aka prom part 2, and 2 or 3 khaki balls aka middle school dance part 2. You know you wanted to wear a pretty dress (I’m with ya!). Whether it’s your first or […] Read more…

10 Ways Dads Can REALLY Help with Breastfeeding

Dad Breastfeeding Help

When mom breastfeeds, dads can feel like they’re out of the loop. She may not want to pump or bottlefeed so dads have to try and engage somehow with feeding the baby. Because… well, they’re half yours! Here are some ways dads can REALLY help with breastfeeding. 1. Bring baby to mom It’s the middle […] Read more…