Episode 60: Motherhood + The Military with Hunter Beless and Christy Curtis

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Today Indiana is chatting with Hunter Beless, creator of the Journeywomen podcast, and Christy Curtis, founder of the Military Moms blog, about life at the intersection of motherhood and the military. From surviving deployments to managing fear and anxiety, Christy and Hunter open up about the challenges and emotions they face as military spouses. They also share how non-military families can love their military friends well and one big thing they’d like civilians to please stop doing. Whether you’re a seasoned military mom or a civilian without a clue what life as an enlisted spouse looks like, we hope this episode reminds you of the strength we can all find in community, and grows your empathy for the families serving our country.


Show Notes

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Mentioned in this episode:

Hunter Beless: Journeywomen podcast | Journeywomen Instagram

Christy Curtis: Military Moms Blog | MilMB Instagram

Previous episodes mentioned:

Embracing Vulnerability with Jamie Ivey


Show credits: 

Hosted by Indiana Adams, produced by Katie Leipprandt, edited by Kyle Cummings.


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