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0 comments on “That’s not a hummingbird mom; that’s a Hawk Moth!”

That’s not a hummingbird mom; that’s a Hawk Moth!

"Whoah! Check it out! Look! It's a hummingbird!!" It looks a bit strange though..... Is that a tongue? Hmmm the cell phone camera isn't picking up the wings as fast as it's going... "It almost looks like a butterfly or…

2 comments on “Hiking Mount Apsan reflections: 1. slow down 2. share your difficulties too”

Hiking Mount Apsan reflections: 1. slow down 2. share your difficulties too

Not sure if it was the length of time we spent hiking or just that it was our first time here but I had a few thoughts strike me as I was journeying along. Most of the time my family…

4 comments on “Hiking Mount Apsan Adventures: Unidentified Creature #1 (spotted lanternfly)”

Hiking Mount Apsan Adventures: Unidentified Creature #1 (spotted lanternfly)

I spotted this animal as I was trying to catch back up to my family. They are constantly leaving me because I stop to "take some photos." I mean don't you want to document and remember all these new sights????…

1 comment on “Facing the military retirement transition Part 2: What are you passionate about?”

Facing the military retirement transition Part 2: What are you passionate about?

What are you passionate about? Wouldn't it be great to get PAID doing what you love? I have a lot of interests. A lot. But when I narrow down what might work for me as far as getting paid in…

1 comment on “A look back at my former military life review: names called, uniforms worn, recruiting campaign slogans changed.”

A look back at my former military life review: names called, uniforms worn, recruiting campaign slogans changed.

On this date 10 years ago, I was officially honorably discharged from my time in the military. This is a look back at the names, uniforms and campaign slogans used during my 12 years of Active duty US Army service.…

2 comments on “Facing the military retirement transition Part 1: Are you ever going back to work?”

Facing the military retirement transition Part 1: Are you ever going back to work?

"She has a graduate degree but isn't doing anything with it." "I'm a full time volunteer." "Stay at home mom." "My formal career ended 10 years ago to raise my kids." Well, it's that time for me to start thinking…

0 comments on “It’s not easy starting over after a move”

It’s not easy starting over after a move

Well, it's the second day alone in this hotel room. This is our fourth hotel since the move; two in Virginia and two in South Korea. The kids went off to their new school again today and it's been an…