B. G. Chambers retired from the United States Army in January 2005 after nearly thirty years of service. She and her husband of thirty-five years have three grown children and four grandsons living throughout the Western United States, another Grandson died in infancy.
When not writing, she is active in church activities with Lutheran Church of the Desert and caring for a number of cast off animals that she has collected over time. She also is an avid gardener and enjoys cooking, baking and canning.
Her first book, My Life in the Sandbox, followed her 378 day excursion in Iraq in 2003-2004.