AMSE (Association of Military Spouses)

IML founder is a military spouse entrepreneur that is a premium member and writer at AMSE. This organization has helped her build up this community and network!     AMSE™ (Association of Military Spouse Entrepreneurs) connects Military Spouse entrepreneurs with the tools and resources needed to become successful in launching and growing their businesses. AMSE […]

US VetWealth

US VetWealth is unique amongst military financial services firms because though we obviously deal with money, we are not about money; we are about opportunity, leadership, and service. Where traditional financial services firms will advise you to focus on retirement, here at VetWealth we understand that veterans are unique amongst Americans in that we have a passion for […]

Finding Joy Where You are Stationed

If where we are stationed isn’t where we want to be and the appealing things are hard to find, how do we find those sparks of joy that leave us feeling content and happy with our current home? Read More

MyCAA: The Active Duty Military Spouse Benefit You Need to Know About

Author: Jeanette Price As a military spouse education advocate I run into a lot of misconceptions about MyCAA. This benefit is amazing. You may have never heard about it, or you may need to get answers to how it can help you.  No matter what your educational background is, you can use MyCAA. 

American Corporate Partners

American Corporate Partners (ACP) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting U.S. Veterans in their transition from the armed services to the civilian workforce. With the help of business professionals nationwide, ACP offers free mentorships for long-term career development to the veteran community.     ACP also offers ACP AdvisorNet (acp-advisornet.org), a career advice […]

National Veteran Business Development Council

We are excited to announce our newest partner, National Veteran Business Development Council (NVBDC), and more specifically, their Military and Veteran Organization Task Force! “The NVBDC is the leading Veteran Owned Business Certification organization developed by Veterans, for Veterans. Service-Disabled / Veteran Owned Businesses (SD/VOBs) have access and opportunities through the Supplier Diversity programs offered […]

The Importance of Compassion in Mindfulness

Are we aware of the roles we play in life? That even when one tells us who we should be or what we should do, it doesn’t always mean that is who we are. So often, we adopt the shadows of others by participating in the roles they’ve conditioned us to play.  Read More

Calling All Military Spouses & Veterans!

It’s a Military Life is excited to announce the upcoming fall series of our cohort immersion program, It’s a Military Connection! This program is a fully immersive 10-week professional development experience aimed at helping military spouse participants navigate career and volunteer pathways as they grow their skillset. Read More

Behind the Scenes of a Passionate Photographer

When I was five my parents gave me a small Canon PowerShot point-and-shoot camera for Christmas and I’ve had a camera in my hands ever since. About five years later, since I still showed an interest in taking photos, my parents upgraded me to a larger point-and-shoot and then to my first DSLR in middle school. Read More