Wellness Spotlight: Melissa Aguirre

Melissa is an advocate for the health and wellbeing of our military personnel. From active duty service members to spouses, Melissa is doing everything she can to educate, train, and assist our community in being the best version of ourselves. For the next couple of months we are going to feature Melissa and her expertise […]

IMCL Month of the Military Child Contest Winners Announcement!

In honor of Month of the Military Child, It’s a Military Child Life hosted the IMCL Month of the Military Child Illustration Contest …and let me tell you, WOW! We sure do have some talented military kiddos! For this contest we asked military-affiliated children to illustrate either their HOME or their HERO, because both are […]

Spotlight: Liz McChesney

We are so excited to introduce Liz McChesney to our team as our Motivation and Resource Expert. I met Liz at a luncheon for a new spouse in our battalion. She was so energetic and positive, and her energy made others open up and get to know each other better. I’m so happy to have […]

Spotlight: Steve Schmitt (@mrarmywife)

I am so delighted to put the spotlight on @mrarmywife, Steve Schmitt! Mr. Army Wife, Steve Schmitt has been a military spouse for 19 years.  He met his wife in college, they married in 2000 before joining the military in May 2001.  After 4 years, she reenlisted, attended Officer Candidate School and Steve became solely […]

Spotlight: Christina Etchberger

Welcome to Spotlight! My name is Christina Etchberger, and I am the creator of It’s a Military Life. I am an Army spouse, among many, that has grown so much as an individual. I have learned a great deal from others who are experiencing a very similar military lifestyle-no matter what branch or rank. The […]