Remember to Use Your SOAP Before Your Next Call Home on D...

Oct 16, 2015

The medical community has an acronym called SOAP that helps medical professionals communicate during critical times. It can help on deployment too. Use SOAP on your next call home - a way to help communicate & bridge the distance during deployment.

4 Ways to Keep a Military Marriage Strong

Sep 30, 2015

Marriage in general is tough. Throw in deployments, solo parenting, reintegration and you will quickly learn just how challenging military marriage can be. Despite any separation, here are 4 things we have both learned on how to make our marriage a top priority and keep our military marriage strong.

10 Areas to Include in The Book of Knowledge – A Deployme...

Aug 28, 2015

Deployment can be a stressful time. Help remove that stress by creating a Book of Knowledge – a collection of all your vital financial, legal, insurance, and other life information that you need in one place while your loved one is deployed.

Solo Parenting: How to Survive While Your Spouse is Away

Aug 20, 2015

Does solo parenting get easier with time? Probably not, but it doesn’t have to break your spirit. You get wiser with time and learn that it isn’t the end of the world – you learn from your mistakes and pass along little bits of wisdom to others as you continue your journey.

Canceled Deployments – Do They Really Happen?

Jul 10, 2015

There are a few things you should expect, and also prepare for should your loved one's deployment get cancelled.

Vacationing During a Long Separation?!

Jun 16, 2015

Wondering if you should take that vacation without your spouse? These three considerations can help you make the decision.

Finding the Positive Side of Deployment

Jun 9, 2015

Hearing the word “deployment” can send even the most experienced military spouse running in the other direction. Featured Contributor, Angela Caban shares how she finds the positive side to deployment.

Supporting Our Military Children

May 6, 2015

One of the ways we can ensure our military children feel supported, especially our Guard and Reserve children, is by taking advantage of those programs and resources available specifically for the support of military children. Here are 3 organizations that support military children in unique ways.

Mother’s Day Care Package Ideas for Deployed Moms

Apr 17, 2015

Mother’s day will be upon us before you know it. In order to send a thoughtful care package to the mother you know in time for Mother’s day, you need to send it now! Here are a few suggestions to make the special woman in your life (friend, spouse, sister, etc.) know she is loved.

4 Tips to Tackle College During a Deployment

Mar 11, 2015

Featured contributor Angela Caban, founder of Homefront United Network, shares four tips that helped her survive going back to college during her husband's last 15 month deployment.

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