Friday, October 31, 2014

Becoming a Mad Makeup Woman

September 5, 2014 by  
Filed under Bloggers, Featured, Jenn, Style

Becoming a Mad Makeup Woman It’s a slow process, really… years in the making.  I went from a young girl, who was intimidated by the cosmetic world, to a woman that is fully immersed and thoroughly addicted to it.  When my husband joined the Air Force, it was a scary, unknown world that I had [...]

First Things First

  How do you define BEAUTY? What does it take for someone to be BEAUTIFUL? Well, let’s look it up and see!  According to Merriam-Webster online there are a few definitions of beauty.  Here they are… 1. “The quality or aggregate of qualities in a person or thing that gives pleasure to the senses or [...]

A Little Info On This Mad Makeup Woman

March 13, 2014 by  
Filed under Bloggers, Demo Category, Featured, Jenn

First off, I would like to say thank you to the creators, editors, and followers of MyMilitaryLife for allowing me to be a part of this great group and website.  I am so thrilled to be here! We all like a little seasoning in life, right?? Well, I am seasoned! In marriage, military, makeup, life, [...]

Being new to military life can be like learning a new language.

March 5, 2012 by  
Filed under Jenn, The Way I See It

If you are new to this military life and your head is spinning trying to get a grasp on things, hang in there.

Tears of Joy

No matter how big or small the gesture might be, supporting our military is certainly appreciated. I had already known that; but that day, my commitment to helping military members, spouses and families was reaffirmed in a big way.

This past Christmas was the most joyous season yet for me. It was filled with moments of true happiness because it truly is better to give than receive.

Grateful for the little things and the little moments.

November 26, 2011 by  
Filed under A Day in the Life, Deployment, Jenn, Underway

I am also grateful for the job that takes him away from us all too often. Silly though that may sound, it’s true. Most of you can relate, I’m sure.

An Unexpected Surprise

November 1, 2011 by  
Filed under Deployment, Humor, Jenn

Last night while preparing to greet trick-or-treaters at a friends’ house in a military housing area, my children looked down the street and shouted “DADDY!” I realized they were looking towards a housing office so I assumed they saw another man in blue and became confused, as often kids do when seeing another man in [...]

10 years ago…

September 10, 2011 by  
Filed under A Day in the Life, Bloggers, Jenn

So many of us have similar stories of working or just starting our days when we heard the news. It was life altering. It still is in so many ways. My heart continues to ache for all those affected. I can clearly remember the moments and the disbelief of it all. I was sitting at [...]

What happens when the PCS is over?

July 24, 2010 by  
Filed under Bloggers, Jenn, PCSing

  Why, you start doing one of two things (or a combination of both): (1) You bloom where you are planted; and/or (2) You start thinking of where the military will take you next. Me? Well, I’m doing both right now. I’m firmly settling in here, but not too firmly. I’ve got my sights set [...]

The movers are coming, the movers are coming.

May 21, 2010 by  
Filed under A Day in the Life, Humor, Jenn, PCSing

PCS Chaos – tears and all. Just another day in the life.

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