Category Archives: milspouse

Happy Milspouse Appreciation Day! Happy Milspouse Appreciation Day!


Disclosure: I was gifted a flag by Gettysburg Flag Works, and made the personal decision to share my experience.  All opinions presented within this post are my own. The Friday before Mother’s Day is recognized as Military Spouse Appreciation Day.  I consider myself fortunate to have been a milspouse before I joined myself.  I went to BMT…
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I Give Good Voice I Give Good Voice


Well, let’s not flatter myself, although I do a lot of talking for a living.   Are you familiar with Photo by Jason of TroopSwapCOS Anyway, I was recently contacted by Jason, the man behind TroopSwap in the Colorado Springs area, who wanted to know if I was interested in doing a radio spot for…
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More Reading Material! More Reading Material!


Wanted to pop on here and bring a couple things to your attention this evening!   My bloggy friend Lyzz over at !  If you’re at all thinking about being a teacher, there’s tons of information in there for you specifically, milspouse or not. I have another guest post coming this Thursday as well, on…
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2012 Best U.S. Air Force Blog 2012 Best U.S. Air Force Blog


It’s official!  On Friday, May 11th, AimHighErin.com became the Best U.S. Air Force Blog of 2012 at the Military Blogging Conference, hosted by Military.com and Milblogging.com! Sadly, I couldn’t be in attendance at this year’s conference, due to a previously scheduled (and much needed/anticipated) vacation.  Luckily, Rheanna of Cammo Style Love lives in the DC…
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MilSpouse Blog Hop MilSpouse Blog Hop


Did you know that the Friday before Mother’s Day is Military Spouse Appreciation day, as proclaimed by President Ronald Reagan in 1984?  Well, now you do!  🙂  In honor of this holiday, Ann Marie at Hello, I’m Erin and I’m an Air Force wife!  That statement still feels new to me – my husband (DH)…
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New Year’s Buzz New Year’s Buzz


If you’ve been around here long enough, or followed me on Twitter, you know I’m a straightforward kinda gal.  My students at school know I’m all about “real talk,” and I won’t hold back! When EdenFantasys.com contacted me about doing a giveaway in exchange for blogging about them, I jumped at the chance!  Many of…
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Leaving Lackland Leaving Lackland


[This was written Monday, August 1st, as I flew from Lackland AFB to Keesler AFB.] I started my summer vacation as a civilian, a military spouse.  A mere eight and a half weeks later, I leave Texas as a military service member, a Warrior Airman.  Eight and a half weeks, a smidge over two months,…
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