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I am a military bride who writes about raising kids with cochlear implants, military life, and other things from the heart. You can find me musing around the internet at My Battle Call.

How We Can Teach Our Kids To Open Their Circles

It was a new neighborhood, new school, and I had the new kids. We nervously arrived on the first day of school, immediately passing...

What I Want My Son to Know As He Heads to Middle School

To My Middle School Son, As you navigate MIDDLE SCHOOL, there are a few things I'd like you to know: Not everyone will get you. Be...

I Don’t Have a Girly-Girl. And that is OK.

"What grade is your son in?" a mom at the gym asked. "My daughter is in 4th," I casually replied. <insert uncomfortable apology from stranger>...

Everyone Needs A Ride Or Die Friend

I think everyone needs a person. I have been blessed for over three-fourths of my life to have two. I was lucky to meet them...