It’s That Time Of Year

PCS Tips for military families

It’s that time of year for so many of us.  That’s right, PCS season.  Time to get up out of dodge!  Time to purge and pack your crap and go.  When I first became a Navy wife Facebook didn’t exist.  The only thing accessible in meeting others outside of your local friends was a thing called chat groups or the …

Do You Like It Hot?

DadJonz and I have coffee together every morning.  Don’t laugh, but we like to pretend we are a couple on the Soap Opera “The Young and The Restless” (minus the drama) hanging out and being all romantic before our day starts.  The only difference is our kids make their voices loud and clear as they yell at one another from their …

Get That Shower Sparkling

Have a nice clean bathroom

I wanna try something new.  Let’s just call it MomJonz short and sweet blog posts.  The purpose of this is to answer any question from readers, friends or random things I see posted on social media.  The burning questions people want to ask.  I promise, there’s no such thing as a crazy question, so ask me anything! So, let’s start …

The Scariest 38 Minutes Of My Life

Ballistic Missile Threat To Hawaii

It’s a Saturday morning at my home on Oahu.  I was awake around 6 a.m., relaxing in bed, chatting with hubby, and playing on our phones.  He was reading the news, and I was up catching up on Facebook posts. You know, a typical relaxing morning.  But this morning became the scariest 38 minutes of my life. DadJonz rolled out …

4 Tips for Managing Finances with Your Spouse

Sharing your life with another person is one of the most terrifying and fulfilling steps that you can take. Getting married and conjoining your life takes a tremendous amount of compassion, and is something that is made with an inevitable sacrifice of part of your ego. While you are still an individual, while married, your identity is now combined with …

Yes, I See Skin Color and Proud of It

Do you see skin color

Dear people, this is new and out of my comfort zone.  But when you know you’ve been pushed along to share your story you must obey and do so. So here goes….  I hope this starts a new conversation between you and I.  I hope it helps with opening discussion amongst neighbors, co-workers, family, and friends.  We all can learn …