Tag: military spouse

  • Confessions Of A Military Spouse: At Times 'Incapacitated With Sadness'

    Confessions Of A Military Spouse: At Times 'Incapacitated With Sadness'

    By Molly Blake In April 2011, a young Army wife posted a chilling comment on her blog that began, "If you are reading this, you should know that I'm dead." The 27-year-old woman continued, "at least I hope I'm dead ... it would be awful to fail at your own suicide." The woman reportedly received treatment... Continue Reading

  • 11 Things Not To Say To A Military Spouse

    11 Things Not To Say To A Military Spouse

    A military spouse who lives in a not-so-military town is bound to attract the curiosity and intrigue of neighbors. Military families usually love sharing details of their lives with interested civilians. But sometimes that curiosity and intrigue can take awkward, irritating or wildly offensive forms. AOL Jobs... Continue Reading

  • Hidden Struggles Of Military Spouses

    Hidden Struggles Of Military Spouses

    "If you are reading this, you should know that I am dead," wrote a 27-year-old Army wife on her blog last year, before she attempted to take her own life. Jessica Harp's blog post rippled through the military spouse community. I know what she feels like. It could have been me. Suddenly, the struggles of... Continue Reading

  • Military Spouse: One Woman's Journey

    Military Spouse: One Woman's Journey

    The life of a military spouse can be an emotionally overwhelming, physically demanding and confusing existence. AOL Jobs recently interviewed Royale Scuderi, a military spouse, mother of four, owner of Productive Life Concepts, and founder of the Guard Wife blog, to learn more about her journey as a... Continue Reading

  • My Life as a Military Wife

    My Life as a Military Wife

    Being a nurse is hard. Being a nurse with an active-duty husband who also works demanding shifts, in a stressful atmosphere, as well as living in a strange town with a 3-year-old child in tow, is doubly difficult. Continue Reading

  • Life as a Military Spouse: Overview

    Life as a Military Spouse: Overview

    Military Spouse: One Woman's Journey AOL Jobs recently interviewed Royale Scuderi, a military spouse, mother of four, owner of Productive Life Concepts, and founder of the Guard Wife blog, to learn more about her journey as a military wife. "The most important thing to understand about being a military... Continue Reading