Smiley in the News
Sarah Smiley has been featured on many national and local media outlets for her books and columns. Although Sarah writes about everything from motherhood to politics today, she got her start (in 2003) writing about military-spouse issues and was a military dependent for 40 years. Therefore, Smiley is frequently called upon to speak to the media about issues pertaining to military families and spouses.
Sarah and her family were featured on the cover of Parade Magazine for Mother's Day. Sarah wrote the cover Story.
Sarah Smiley was featured on Maine's 207 to talk about her book Got Here as Soon as I Could and why she loves Maine.
Public Spirit Award
Sarah was awarded the American Legion Auxiliary's Public Spirit Award. Past Recipients include Hillary Clinton.
Sarah and family talk about inviting one guest to dinner for each week that Cdr. Dustin Smiley was deployed for a year.
Fox & Friends
Sarah and family appeared live, in-studio on Fox and Friends to talk about life as a military family while a loved one is deployed.
Dinner with the Smileys was one of Oprah's "Five Things We Can't Stop Smiling About." The magazine called it "Uplifting."
New York Times
Sarah and her military-spouse life were featured in a 6-page story titled "Confessions of a Military Wife," by Alex Witchel.
Sarah talks about her book Dinner with the Smileys and about inviting one guest each week to share her dinner table.
Sarah Smiley topped the list of “Who’s Who of Military Spouses” and was profiled in the cover story.
Officer and a Gentleman DVD
Smiley and her husband are featured in an interview on the bonus track for the anniversary edition.
CBS Early Show
In an interview about her book Going Overboard, Sarah talks about the struggles of being a military wife and military family.
Sarah is featured in a segment - "On the Homefront" - about her life as a military wife and her upbringing in a military family.
October 5, 2006
Feature: “Be Your Best You,” featuring advice from Smiley about handling rejection with humor.
January 9, 2006
News Brief: Days of Our Lives. Sarah is featured as a military spouse and columnist writing about military families.
"The secret to staying sane while a spouse is deployed?" The magazine recommends Dinner with the Smileys.
Fox News Studio B w/Trace Gallagher
March 19, 2006
The Bob and Tom Radio Show
December 12, 2005
CNN Sunday Morning
December 11, 2005
Eye on Books
November 11, 2005
The Hartford Courant
November 11, 2005
News Article: "War-Tested Marriages"