Beauty · Fashion · Military · Motherhood · veteran

My nail art after retirement

      Most of the people who knew me in the Air Force, knew that I was very conservative with my nails.  To stay within “Air Force standards”, my nails were a very boring pink and white acrylics.  Now don’t get me wrong, pink and white is very pretty, but not when you’ve had… Continue reading My nail art after retirement

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Military, Suicide, and My Confession

For 22 years of my Air Force career, I heard about suicide and attended every “mandatory” suicide prevention briefing.  But for the last 6 years of my career I worked hand in hand with an officer who was my commander, my immediate supervisor, and someone I called my friend.  Ladies and Gentlemen, I’m here to tell you…I… Continue reading Military, Suicide, and My Confession

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Filing for Veteran’s Administration (VA) Disability Compensation

Filing for Veteran’s Administration (VA) disability compensation  *Disclosure: these opinions and personal experiences are my own and I do not work for the Veterans Administration. Where should I start? After retiring from the Air Force I still ran into a challenge; filing for VA disability compensation.  So I thought I would share my experience in… Continue reading Filing for Veteran’s Administration (VA) Disability Compensation

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The fashion style of a 22-year veteran

The fashion style of a 22-year veteran. I retired from the Air Force earlier this year (April 2016). The one thing that I did not plan on doing after retirement was starting another job.  I happen to land a pretty decent gig, that I couldn’t pass up.  Why not start another retirement right? Well to say… Continue reading The fashion style of a 22-year veteran