I Promise That #WeSeeYou…

There has been a lot of bad press about police officers lately, but I’ve noticed a new trend as well.  People are taking to social media and sharing photos, videos, and stories of all of the good things that police officers do.  I love seeing all of these, but what I don’t love is that so many people act as if they are surprised by this. They are apparently surprised that police officers are human, that they have good days {Read More}

What It’s Like To Be Married To a Police Officer (and How To Survive It!): Part 6. You Can Do This!

Now that I’ve told you about the negative emotions you might face, let me tell you the biggest truth of it all: You Will Be Proud.  You Will Be Strong.  You Will Be Amazing. You will be all of these things and sometimes even at the same time! 1.  You will be proud because you know your officer is doing something worthwhile.  Being in law enforcement is a thankless job a lot of the time.  Good, honest people go into {Read More}

What It’s Like To Be Married To a Police Officer (and How To Survive It!): Part 5. You Will Get Jealous.

Sometimes that little green-eyed monster just rears its ugly head… You Will Get Jealous.  You will get jealous of the time spent away from you, of the time spent with people you might only know by name, of the vast number of people who command his attention, and the just as vast number of people who seem to believe they love him as much as you do.  And if you are a woman who is married to a police officer, {Read More}