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

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 […]

Chat with Melissa Johnson, Founder of Adopt-a-Grandparent: Veterans Edition

Interview By: Christina Etchberger Though I can’t reach out to each of them in the U.S., the veterans and veteran spouses in military community care facilities will be a good start. Melissa Johnson, Founder of Adopt-a-Grandparent: Veterans Edition The Interview Adopt-a-Grandparent: Veterans Edition was founded by Melissa Johnson, an active duty military spouse. Through conversations […]

Grandparents Day: A Tribute to Francisco Medina, A Proud Navy Grandfather

Tribute By: Christina Etchberger with Jasmin Cruz, and the The Medina Family “Grandparents hold our tiny hands for just a little while, but our hearts forever.” The military life is a lifestyle that is challenging in many different ways. I personally am so grateful for my Nana and Grandpa who have always been my rock […]