Marla Bautista is an Army Wife and mother of three. She is the published author of My Thoughts Abandoned, released in January 2017. She is also a freelance writer and blogger. Marla has written guest contribution blogs for multiple companies including, Military Crashpad, Sleepingbaby.com, SoldiersWifeCrazyLife.com, and Army Wife 101. She is an avid volunteer within the military community. Marla is also the co-founder of The Bautista Project, a custom décor and apparel company using a percentage of their profits to provide for homeless communities.