Hey there! Welcome to my blog! I hope you enjoy looking around the site. Here are some basic things about me and the most recent blog posts below!!

Who Am I? I am Erin, The girl in the Picture above! I am 28, married to a Marine. 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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Hello there! New to The Short Wife? Let me give you a quick run down. My name is Erin, I am a military spouse and that’s basically my whole personality. I’m also a dog mom, enjoy cooking and eating, reading multiple books a week, walking, and talking about Mental Health. *GIVEAWAY CLOSED* But that’s not…

7 Ways To Manage Anxiety Overwhelm

Imagine this. You start doing chores around your house, maybe vacuuming, cleaning the kitchen or doing laundry. Then, you remember items for your job or your life that need more immediate attention. You have a few more days to do those specific things so you keep putting them off. When it comes time to actually…

Meet The Only Belt You’ll Ever Need: Anson Belts

Do you ever get frustrated with belts not fitting? Not enough holes, maybe too much length? Wish you could change the type of buckle and maybe the color? Well, then do I have the belt for you! *This is a paid sponsored post by Anson Belt &Buckle. However, all words and opinions on the products…

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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.”