Love Notes Feature: Mr. and Mrs. Robert Houk

Robert and Sandy met in 1968 in the parking lot of a very important restaurant in Hendersonville, NC – the Skyland Drive-In. Sandy was with her friends when Robert came around in his 1954 car, a car that was painted green with red fenders, and according to Sandy the car did not impress her one […]

Milspouse Creative: IML Founder Christina Etchberger as Community Leader this Week!

Join Christie this week at Milspouse Creative! Thank you SO Much Moni Jefferson for creating Milspouse Creative – a platform where MilSpouses get to connect and share and grow their businesses. This week, Christina Etchberger is the Community Leader. Christina Etchberger ( Christie ) is a military spouse entrepreneur on a mission! A 🌎 networking […]

A GivingTuesdayMilitary Story: It’s a (Wonderful) Military Life with Veteran Last Patrol

Christina Etchberger from It’s a Military Life and our friends from GivingTuesdayMilitary have been working together to spread the word about Veteran Last Patrol’s Operation Holiday Salute! Learn how to support our heroes by joining Operation Holiday Salute.

The Unwavering Podcast: Veteran Pen Pal Project with Christina Etchberger

Interview Hosted By: Kevin Barba, Host of The Unwavering podcast I had the amazing opportunity to be interviewed by Kevin Barba, host of The Unwavering podcast. Listen in as I talk about It’s a Military Life, and our passion project – Veteran Pen Pal Project. Episode Description: The Holiday Season can be lonely for many […]

A Gold Star Daughter’s Tribute to Her Father, Alfonso Apdal Amos

Written By: Jen Amos, Host of Holding Down the Fort Podcast Happy Veteran’s Day! Today is a day to honor our military veterans who have served. To say, “Thank you for your service,” AND to share their stories. Who are you thanking today? And what is their story? Let me start by sharing the stories […]

Interview with Claude Schmid, Founder of Veteran Last Patrol

Interview By: Christina Etchberger Listen in as Christina Etchberger, Founder of It’s a Military Life, talks with Colonel (Ret) Claude Schmid, Founder of Veteran Last Patrol. They discuss the story behind this amazing non-profit organization, how to get involved, and the event of the season: Operation Holiday Salute! About the Founder “Believing that no veteran […]

Veteran Pen Pal Project’s Holiday Initiative: Operation Holiday Salute

Written By: Christina Etchberger Christina Etchberger from It’s a Military Life and our friends from GivingTuesdayMilitary are working together to spread the word about Veteran Last Patrol’s Operation Holiday Salute! Veteran Last Patrol: OPERATION HOLIDAY SALUTE This holiday season, take the time to send a veteran a card or small gift, as a simple act of kindness that will make […]

Fitness and Nutrition Coach: Ashleigh Magee Coaching

Spotlight Interview By: Christina Etchberger We are happy to introduce Ashleigh Magee as our new Fitness and Healthy Lifestyle Contributor! Read more about Ashleigh and all that she does for the military spouse and veteran community below. Here’s to a more fit and healthy lifestyle! 1) Tell us a little bit about yourself! What is […]

Spotlight Special: Jessica Sweet and The Whole Family Neuro Resource Project

Children often feel confused, scared, helpless, and even guilty when they see a loved one undergo a sudden and dramatic change. Many times, they no longer know how to interact socially with their loved one. Jessica NaDona Sweet, MS, CCC-SLP “The Whole Family Neuro Resource Project”: 1) Alert families about the four exciting, newly available […]