Walgreens: Why You Should Be Jazzed They Take Tricare

Walgreens: Why You Should Be Jazzed They Take Tricare

The rules of TriCare constantly change.  Like everything else, businesses have to place bids for government contracts in order to service the military community.  Over the years I've had to change our pharmacy retailer several times because of this.  Currently, TriCare uses Walgreens as their national pharmacy retailer.  Personally, I'm pretty jazzed about this and you should be, too!! Why...Read More
Deployment Anxiety: The Crippling Fear of the Doorbell

Deployment Anxiety: The Crippling Fear of the Doorbell

Deployment anxiety is the hardest part of military life as far as I'm concerned.  I don't know a single spouse who doesn't suffer from it at some point.  For some it's worrisome, for others it can be down right crippling.  Sometimes anxiety about another issue is exacerbated by the deployment.  Over all, deployments suck. My First Run in with Deployment...Read More
Pregnant 8 times with 2 Live Births

Pregnant 8 times with 2 Live Births

Earlier this week I wrote a quick post to share my gratitude for TriCare.  In that article I briefly mentioned the trials that I've gone through while pregnant.  It's so important for those who're ready to speak about their difficulties in pregnancy to do so.  When I started down this path not many people spoke about their losses and it's...Read More
The Gilbert Family: Fourth of July 2018 Edition

The Gilbert Family: Fourth of July 2018 Edition

We had an absolute blast on the Fourth of July this year.  We decided not to over plan this year and I'm so happy that we did.  There was no way in 100+ degree heat, 6 months pregnant, with a 3-year-old and a 1-year-old was down for an adventure. Red, White, and Boom McKinney Fourth of July Parade We started the...Read More