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    How Difficult Times Make Us Stronger

    “The hardest times are often the ones that make us stronger”. Why is it that this quote holds so much truth? When we are being true to ourselves, following our dreams or trying to grow personally or professionally, life just seems to get harder doesn’t it?  Over the last few days that’s been the case for many of the people in my life.  They are following their path and being met with obstacles that feel insurmountable. They are overwhelmed to an even greater degree than normal and all of this chaos has got me thinking about the hardest times in my life. As I reflect, it occurs to me that the hardest times…

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    3 Simple Tips To Get You Through The Hardship of Military Life

    The other day I ran across this following quote that said “Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardship and decide not to surrender, that is strength” it reminded me that each of us has moments when we need a break. Throughout our military life, there may be times that, well, it’s a struggle to get out of bed. Too many bills, an illness, fussy kids, a missed phone call, gossip—no matter the issue, sometimes it feels like one too many, and we just want to get off this rollercoaster called military life. But what if we looked at the hardship in a different…