In honor of Month of the Military Child, here are six military kid books that have been helpful to me and my children throughout our military walk.
Deployments are hard. Deployments are dangerous. Commit to a good attitude, be as healthy as you can be, and look for as many large and small ways to continue your personal and professional development. Goals and a daily plan on how you will improve go a long way to having a great deployment. Be Safe!
Can you believe it is that time of year again? Tax season is here and it is usually the last thing you want to deal with, especially if your spouse is deployed. If you don’t know where to start, and are in need of some guidance, here are 4 things you should consider before filing your taxes.
Deployments leave a great deal of time to think, decide, and make critical life choices. The critical point is not to rush a decision or a change when you return from a deployment – wait 30 days before a major life decision.
Part two of some encouraging and inspirational goals and resolutions set by military spouses to accomplish during their spouses long absences.
Check out the resolutions for these 8 military spouses and let us know yours.
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.
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.
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.
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.