Emily Domenech
Emily Domenech
Emily Domenech
Emily Domenech is a military spouse, step-mother of three, and has served in federal and state government for 10 years. She is a graduate of the University of Virginia, received a master's degree from the U.S. Naval War College, and writes from Alexandria, Virginia.
To Improve Our Country, Women Need To Do Way More Than March

While protesting might feel satisfying, it doesn’t accomplish a whole lot unless you’re willing to back it up with a lot of hard work and civic engagement.

When ‘The Real Housewives’ Became A Pro-life Ad

Amid the gripping drama, this week’s episode of ‘The Real Housewives of Orange County’ offered a bittersweet moment about cast member Meghan King Edmonds’ pregnancy.

Prepare Your Kids For The Next Terrorist Attack

Our enemies are here to stay. We should all prepare ourselves and our families for terrorists.

Robert’s Rules Of Bureaucracy

Former defense secretary Robert Gates writes a how-to manual for dealing with the federal bureaucracy and makes the case that government failures are opportunities for reform.

The Military Isn’t A Low-Wage Option For Stupid People

Active-duty military troops far out-earn their civilian counterparts when compared to civilians with similar education.

5 Ways To Survive Mother’s Day As A Stepmom

A stepmom’s guide to second place on Mother’s Day and every other.

Education Needs More Freedom, Not More Money

Oh, what I could do with the money my local school system spends while complaining they just don’t get enough to offer many extras.