Deployment Resolutions Part 2

Feb 5, 2016

Part two of some encouraging and inspirational goals and resolutions set by military spouses to accomplish during their spouses long absences.

Deployment Resolutions Part 1

Jan 22, 2016

Check out the resolutions for these 8 military spouses and let us know yours.

6 Tips for Planning a Family Vacation Around Deployment

Jan 22, 2016

Family vacations and experiences around deployments are very important. Here are six key tips to help plan a relaxing vacation that can be adjusted when schedules and a high degree of variability are the norm.

Communications Tips for a Happy Reintegration with Friend...

Dec 7, 2015

Coming home from deployment is filled with warm feelings, relief, and pride. Use these communication tips to bridge the gap in communication styles as you settle back in.

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.

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