Military Talk: What I’ve Learned In One Year of Military Life

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Wow! I really cannot believe my love has been in the US Air Force for one year!! I can still remember the day he left like it happened yesterday. That day I was filled with so many questions. Will we last? What am I going to do if I can’t talk to him? Is this going to be too hard for me? 

I’m here to tell my younger self, that yes you CAN do it! Being long distance is tough. It requires a whole lot of effort, and a whole lot of trust.

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Freebie Friday: Handlettered Printable

adventure-being-pintHappy Friday, lovelies! Another week finished, another Freebie Friday! Today’s printable is available in 5×7 or 8×10. You can grab this print below by clicking one of the links. This print was designed using my iPad Pro + Apple Pencil. I’m obsessed with banners and flowers lately!

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Freebie Friday: Handlettered Printable

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Hello lovelies! It’s Friday which means I have another freebie for you. I created this ombre design by using my iPad Pro. I am loving what the iPad has allowed for my creativity. This design is perfect for Valentine’s Day decor, parties, etc.

I hope this print reminds you to spread love and not hate.

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Military Talk: Our Future Plans

our-future-plansThinking about the future can be very exciting. As of this moment, we have no idea when the next time we’ll be able to see each other is. That can make life a little more difficult. For me, it is nice to have an end date. It’s nice to know how many more days I have to get through until I can see him again. So lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about our future. Thinking about our possible future makes me excited. Right now it’s the only thing I have to look forward to.

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Long Distance Valentine’s Cards

valentines-pintValentine’s is a tricky holiday to be apart from your significant other. It’s a day filled with post after post of cute things your friends have received. It’s post after post of reasons why so-and-so love each other. There’s probably someone getting engaged.

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Freebie Friday: Handlettered Printable

goodbyes-are-not-forever-pintHappy Friday, lovelies! We have survived another week. At the beginning of last year I tried keeping up with my Freebie Fridays but after the New Year Motivation wore off, it kept going to the back burner. But this year I am determined to make printables more often. I think they are a great way to fill your home with unique art, for less.

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Military Talk: Our Christmas Holiday, 2016

holiday-vacay-pintThis past Christmas was our 3rd Christmas spent together. But this year was definitely the most difficult. He had just gotten home on December 23rd, and it was a constant struggle finding time for just ourselves. We were able to celebrate Christmas and his birthday (NYE) together and that was really important for me. He wasn’t able to come home in time for my birthday (Dec. 14) but being able to spend time with him for 11 days definitely made up for that.

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