Minimizing Pantry Waste during a PCS

We’ve all been there. You’re getting ready to move, and you probably have quite a few groceries left. I mean, when do you really stop buying groceries? After all, you have to feed yourself, your spouse, and likely some kids or fur babies. At first… Read More

What is Mindfulness?

Mindfulness is paying attention to purpose without reacting; it is a process of breaking out of the matrix. We get so caught up and weighed down by the doing, the getting, and the going. Mindfulness lives in the moments where we choose to pause, step back and notice our experiences. From the awareness we draw in those moments, we step back into… 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

Spotlight: Rachelle, Owner and Creator of Sea to Sea with Love

Meet one of our featured small businesses who donated a great giveaway for our IML subscribers! More information about the giveaway below. Let’s meet Rachelle! Hello! I’m Rachelle and I’m the owner and creator of Sea to Sea with Love. I’m a Navy wife and mom to three amazing kids!  I started Sea to Sea […]

IML Subscribe and Giveaway Event

Written By: Christina Etchberger, Creator of It’s a Military Life It’s a Military Life has come a long way – from an idea to a social media platform. What do I mean by platform? IML is a platform that helps give military significant others, families, and veterans a voice. Our mission is to celebrate YOU […]

Spotlight: Ashley Weinert and Counting Our Heroes Home

Written By: Ashley Weinert @countingourheroeshome … a business that sends families all the tools that they need to be successful during deployment, spend quality time as a family and strengthen the bond between the child(ren) and their deployed parent. Ashley Weinert and Counting Our Heroes Home My name is Ashley Weinert, I’m an Army wife […]

Spotlight: Ashlee Meaux-IML’s Makeup Collab

My name is Ashlee Meaux, and I am a military spouse and my husband is active duty in the Air Force.  When I met my husband in December of 2014, I had no idea what it meant to be with someone in the military.  We were living in California, where I was born and raised, […]