Powerful and Inspiring Life Lessons from Military Spouses on Good Enough Mother!

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In honor of Military Appreciation Month, Rene Syler of Good Enough Mother dedicated her Life Lessons section of her site to sharing the life lessons from military spouses! Check out some of these great lessons learned and go visit Good Enough Mother to read each profile and then bookmark them for when you have a tough day and need boost!

Adrianna Domingos-Lupher on her biggest lesson learned this year:

If I’m determined to do it all, I’m not going to be able to do everything perfectly. Good enough is good enough.

Read the rest of Adrianna’s Life Lesson on Good Enough Mother.

Amber Turner on her biggest lesson learned this year…

Let it go….it is not always worth stressing over something you can’t change. Keep on with the keeping on!

Read the rest of Ambers’ Life Lesson on Good Enough Mother.

Andrea Hanson on happiness…

I believe that happiness is a choice and I have chosen to be happy even while my husband is deployed. I miss him, but I can be happy in his absence. I am old enough to understand that the energy I give off is the energy that is returned to me.

Read the rest of Andrea’s Life Lesson on Good Enough Mother.

Christi Smith on what she wishes she could tell her 16 year old self…

“You will lose sometimes. And that’s ok. You’re stronger than you let yourself believe and despite the ugliness you’ve seen in this world, your heart is still beautiful. Do not be ashamed of it. Let it shine.”

Read the rest of Christi’s Life Lesson on Good Enough Mother.

Jessica Lynn on her secret to happiness…

Listening to my daughter giggle. If I’m having the worst day, listening to her laugh can literally turn my frown upside down. There’s something so innocent and delicious about a baby’s laughter.

Read the rest of Jessica’s Life Lesson on Good Enough Mother.

Kay Poiro on her happiest moments…

Back when I thought I was living the best days of my life, I realized I was just jumping from accomplishment to accomplishment and checking as many boxes as I could. Now, I’m doing what I love.

Read the rest of Kay’s Life Lesson on Good Enough Mother.

Kimberly Basco on happiness…

I don’t believe in happiness as a destination, or something to be achieved. Life is a series of moments, some good and some unpleasant. It’s up to me to acknowledge and appreciate the good moments for an overall sense of well-being.

Read the rest of Kimberly’s Life Lesson on Good Enough Mother.

Michelle Volkmann, on what she would tell her 16 year old self…

Throw that plan in that trash. Life isn’t going to work out the way you planned. It’s going to better. Be open to every opportunity and don’t sell yourself short. You can achieve your dreams. Life isn’t over when you turn 30.

Read the rest of Michelle’s Life Lesson on Good Enough Mother.

Sarah Price on what she would tell her 16 year old self…

Love and respect yourself unconditionally. Yes, you will fail at times, but honestly, have you ever failed more than you’ve succeeded?

Probably not. So take a deep breath, smile, and see where life takes you.

Read the rest of Sarah’s Life Lesson on Good Enough Mother.

 

Tell us! What are your biggest life lessons you’ve learned so far? Share them with us below and we might just feature yours!

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