One of my favorite authors, Jen Hatmaker, has a podcast called, “For the Love”, where one of the last questions she asks her guests is, “What is saving your life right now?” I’ve thought a lot about what my answer would be if someone asked me that question. As I think about it, there have … Continue reading What is saving your life right now?
Today I want to take the time to thank all Veteran’s who have served, and continue to serve in our Armed Forces. Without their bravery, courage, and sacrifice throughout this great nation’s history, we would not enjoy the freedoms we do today. For anyone who has ever served this country, you understand what that sacrifice … Continue reading Veteran’s Day
It has been said that soldiers on the battle field become like a band of brothers. The bond between men (and now women) on the battlefield or under combat conditions becomes unbreakable as they form a brotherhood. While the soldiers become a sort of brotherhood the wives left behind become a sisterhood. When I was … Continue reading Sisterhood
Most of us have a general understanding of what “battle ready” means for a military service member. All the mental and physical preparation a soldier does prior to a deployment gets them in a “battle ready” mindset. The longer a military service member serves in the military the more difficult it becomes to get … Continue reading Battle Ready
Thank you for joining me! There is an unwritten, unspoken oath amongst soldiers on the battlefield to never leave another soldier behind. But what about the soldier’s wives who are left behind? My name is Jodi Mauldin, I was a Special Forces soldier’s wife for nearly twelve years. This blog is dedicated to military wives, … Continue reading The Journey Begins