President Donald Trump recently signed a bill approving the construction of a national memorial, the Global War on Terror Memorial, which will honor … [Read More...]
The back-to-school ritual of buying school supplies, backpacks, lunch boxes, sneakers and clothing can take a bite out of your budget. I know I had … [Read More...]
After school, the race is on! Will you be able to get everything in and get your groceries before bedtime?
When you follow a few pro tips at the … [Read More...]
His phone buzzes and I check the clock. It’s 2:13 a.m. on Saturday and I know what’s about to happen.
Someone in his company needs him.
It could … [Read More...]
Fate has a peculiar sense of humor when it comes to military families.
Over the years, I swear no sooner had I
a) gotten settled in at a job I … [Read More...]
Before I got married, I lived in one house my whole entire life. For over 2 decades, I only had one place to include as my most recent address.
And … [Read More...]
I never wanted to live in on-base housing. I always said I wouldn’t do it. Our family would always rent a house off-post.
My reasons for not … [Read More...]
Picture this. You've just returned from a much-needed (and well-deserved) vacation. The fridge is bare. The pantry is nothing but dusty, … [Read More...]
Moving. It’s part and parcel to the whole military family way of life.
If you are new to the military, then you might only have a couple of … [Read More...]
During deployments and long separations, as parents, we take on a lot more responsibility and stress. The same is true for our kids.
Our worries … [Read More...]