A few thoughts about deployment prep and how it’s affecting me. I’ll save the logistics and lists for more experienced military spouses, but here are some of how the lead up has gone.
Happy New Year, everyone!!! Who here has set 849383 goals to lose weight and learn a foreign language and get promoted and do all the things?!?! Usually I’m all about that life. Goals help me order my thoughts and see my priorities, and as a type-A entrepreneur my life doesn’t run without to do lists.… Read More Why I’m not setting goals for 2018
Earlier this month Altus hosted Air Power Over Altus, our base’s air show! Held every three years, it’s probably the biggest event Altus AFB throws. The Altus air show is part festival, part show of skill, part recruitment effort, and part community outreach.
After a nine week training in Montgomery, Alabama, Logan and his fellow JAG officers graduated!! JASOC, or Judge Advocate Staff Officer Course, preps JAGs on courts-martial, legal issues and operations law. The course is intended to round out their law school education and teach the differences and distinctions of military court system. The graduation festivities consisted of… Read More Military life: JASOC graduation
Happy November, friends! How was your Halloween? Some friends threw TV show-themed party last weekend: we went as Buster Bluth and a loose seal, which few people got if I wasn’t standing next to Buster or they hadn’t seen Arrested Development. We do have some big military life updates: we’re moving a little sooner than expected! We… Read More Goals: November
Drumroll please, because the Myricks know where they’re moving! Our first assignment will take us to Altus, Oklahoma! There, Logan will be a first lieutenant and officially start his work as a JAG. Altus Air Force Base is right outside of the town. I confess I’d never heard of Altus before yesterday. It’s a small town,… Read More Life lately: it’s happening!
Happy October! We’re currently in Alabama visiting our friends Lindsay and John! Can pre-transition transition be a thing? Because that’s what September has felt like. We’ve finished up the main elements of what has made up our lives the past few years – law school is finally over, we’re both currently unemployed, we’ve even given… Read More Goals: October