Add Ukraine to the list of things some people won’t understand

So last week, I wrote about how a lot of your friends and family don't really understand the experience you and your child are having through the Air Force Academy. And that's OK. Here's something else they may not understand, you're growing interest in world and geopolitical events. Recent events have shed light on something … Continue reading Add Ukraine to the list of things some people won’t understand

Doing the dirty work to get to Recognition

Like most Air Force Academy cadets, my daughter participated in athletics in high school. As a gymnast, she spent countless hours in the gym honing her skills across the four events, working on flexibility, and doing conditioning work. We crisscrossed New Jersey from meet to meet, sometimes leaving with a handful of medals and wearing … Continue reading Doing the dirty work to get to Recognition