This original post was first published on Corvias Military Living. I am excited to be a collaborator for them.
If someone asked me when I was young, who I wanted to marry, I would’ve said someone tall, dark, and super handsome. Ken. I wanted to marry Ken. As I got older, my tastes became more refined; I wanted someone to make me laugh. Will Ferrell may not be the most handsome man, but boy could he make me laugh so hard, I would cry. But nowhere in my dreaming of a prince did I think, one day, I will marry my hero, a man in uniform, an Airman.
Growing up in a military-centered town gave me the distinct pleasure of knowing what I was getting myself into if I were to fall in love with a military man. While I will be the first to admit, I fell madly in love with the last person I ever thought I would, it has been nothing like I thought it would be. (more…)