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Who Am I? I am Erin, The girl in the Picture above! I am 27, married to a Marine and that’s our Golden Retriever Kylo. I am passionate about a lot of things, and writing is one of them! If you want to know the whole story click Here! 

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Meal Plan Monday #71

Happy Meal Plan Monday, Readers! Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Man I can’t believe the holidays are already here. This is our first thanksgiving we are not spending with family. We get to spend it with just the two of us and our golden retrievers. I am not making a traditional thanksgiving dinner either! We don’t want…

Anxiety and The Holidays

The holiday seasons. What emotion came to you when reading that? Was it dread, excitement, joy, stress, anxiety, loneliness, fear? Be honest with yourself. It took me a long time to realize that, while Thanksgiving and Christmas are enjoyable, they are as equally anxiety filled and stress inducing for me. I am not the only…

Meal Plan Monday #70

Happy Meal Plan Monday, Readers! Man I can’t believe we’re so close to thanksgiving! What are your holiday plans this year? We get to stay in our home without traveling and I couldn’t be more excited!! Enjoy this weeks meals! Monday // Grilled Chicken Salad with Fruit and Avocados We need some lighter, and a…

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What is The Short Wife Blog about? I focus on 3 things! Anxiety, my life as a Military wife and also weekly meal plans. And maybe a few other things thrown in every once in awhile!

When do I post? Every Monday I publish the weekly meal plan and about every other week for regular content!

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Romans 12:12 (NIV) “Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.”