5 Unique Gifts for Military Stationed Overseas

Posted in Uncategorized on January 11, 2017
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Being stationed overseas in the U.S. military has some definite perks – interesting and oftentimes exotic scenery, famous places to visit, and new adventures for the making. However, the holidays can surprise a servicemember with some serious homesickness, and he or she may find themselves missing even the simplest things about life back on domestic Read More »

Hidden Gender in the Military: 4 Influential Women

Posted in Uncategorized on January 5, 2017
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The history of women in the military is one that is typically either unknown or forgotten. For the female soldier, the path to military equality has not been an easy one. Throughout time, there have been many instances of females hiding their true gender identity in order to fight for honor and justice. This phenomenon Read More »

Tips For Moving Pets During A PCS

Posted in Uncategorized on January 4, 2017

Many military personnel and their families know the true value of a pet. Dogs and cats have been proven to help reduce stress and anxiety, add enjoyment to their owners’ lives, offer a sense of stability and loyalty, and even help reduce the symptoms of PTSD. Whether you are a single person or have several Read More »

How to Stay Safe When Your Soldier is Deployed

Posted in Uncategorized on December 29, 2016
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Being deployed is hard on everyone involved. When emotions are high, it can sometimes be difficult to think about other things, for example, your safety. As much as you don’t want to think about it, your safety could be at greater risk when your significant other is away. Aside from installing a home alarm system, Read More »

4 Festive Holiday Military Care Packages

Posted in Uncategorized on December 15, 2016
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It’s always difficult to be away from home during the holidays, but for thousands of deployed servicemen and women, it’s the reality they face during the month of December. The good news is that with a little creativity, you can send them a box full of holiday cheer with a festive Christmas care package, making Read More »

Making the Most of a Military Rental: Money-Saving Decorating Tips

Posted in Uncategorized on December 14, 2016
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Military families, perhaps better than anyone, know that home is truly where the heart is. After all, when you move every two years, you soon realize that home is more than the walls around you; instead, it’s the people living there and the love you share. That said, while it may not be your “forever Read More »

The Best Places to Find a Military Ball Gown

Posted in Uncategorized on December 8, 2016
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You have a military ball coming up and you are understandably excited – and perhaps a bit nervous – about finding just the right dress. Most of us these days don’t attend too many formal events, so finding the proper attire can take a bit of work. While the evening is about celebrating your significant Read More »

7 Tips for a Successful Military Move

Posted in Uncategorized on December 7, 2016
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If you’re facing a permanent change of station (PCS) in the near future, you’re not alone. The average military family moves 6-7 times – or every 2-3 years – over a 20-year military career. That’s about 10 times more than a non-military family. With each move, you’ll undoubtedly lean more about the easiest and most Read More »

7 Free Must-Have Apps for Military Spouses

Posted in Uncategorized on December 6, 2016
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Military life offers its own special brand of challenges, opportunities, and needs, and military spouses and families share this unique perspective from locations around the globe. Today’s smartphones, however, make it easier than ever to connect to other families, communicate with your loved one, and make military life easier to navigate. Below are 7 excellent Read More »

U.S. Military Wedding Traditions and Tips

Posted in Uncategorized on November 29, 2016
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Life as a military spouse means life with the military. The work your groom- or bride-to-be conducts as a Marine, Airman, Sailor, or Soldier will undoubtedly be a huge part of your married life together, and many couples choose to reference the military in their wedding ceremonies and receptions by showcasing some military traditions. Location Read More »