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When one door closes, another one opens

Have you ever had a friendship with someone end and you ask yourself what went wrong? Did I do or say something? How did it go from texting and talking every single day to just viewing their facebook statuses once in a blue moon. 209 more words

3 Days

A while ago, I had a feeling that there was only 3 days until I would see B again.  The harsh reality was that we still had a few weeks to go.   49 more words


Newbie Wife Military Life: Just Starting Out

On May 24, 2014 my world view shifted a bit. The day I got married to my husband was both joyous, nerve-wrecking and momentous at the same. 569 more words

Long Distance Relationships

Accepting difficult truths

Being in a relationship with a marine require lot of patience. It requires that you accept a few things and this post by lexie19 from Experience Project did a great job in highlighting things you must accept: 365 more words

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Get connected, girls!

Join the Experience Project where you can find hundreds of other women who are going through the exact same thing as you. Being in a relationship with a marine isn’t for the lighthearted and the knowledge that you aren’t alone can give you the strength and reassurance to keep going. 65 more words

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I'm Getting Married at 22 and Apparently That Upsets People on the Internet

Photography courtesy of Caitlin Skinner Photography.

A few years ago, I was in a pretty low place. Like, Garth Brooks kind of low place. I was your average college student, facing the stress and rigor of attending school full-time, working, attempting to be social, and trying to swim my way out of an abusive relationship. 1,584 more words

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