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May 10, 2013

Busy as a Bee: The Buzz on Military Spouse Appreciation Day

Posted 13:10PM on May 10 2013 by Alison Buckholtz | User Comments (322) Categories: Molly Blake | Tags: Alison buckholtz, Military families, Military spouse appreciation day, Military spouses

It's Military Spouse Appreciation Day and we are lucky to have an opportunity to share a guest blog post by Alison Buckholtz, a military spouse extraordinaire! 

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May 09, 2013

Do you have a question for the First Lady of the Corps?

Mrs. Bonnie Amos, the wife of our current Commandant of the Marine Corps is spending time with Blue Star Families and three amazing military spouses. Do you have a question for her? This is your chance to ask it. 

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May 08, 2013

Happy Military Spouse Appreciation Day

Military Spouse Appreciation Day is May 10 but we are starting early in giving a shout out to all milspouses!

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May 06, 2013

Blue Star Families Goes Red For Military Families

Posted 14:25PM on May 06 2013 by Darlene Christianson | User Comments (10) Tags: American heart association, Go red for women, Heart disease, Military families, Military spouses

Blue Star Families is painting the town red to raise awareness for heart disease the #1 killer of women! Read how you can help! 

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May 03, 2013

Standing By: Pin to Win Giveaway

Author Alison Buckholtz has a gift - she is an unbelievably talented writer who has shared her experiences in a must-read book called "Standing By: The Making of an American Military Family in a Time of War."  You can win a signed copy ... read how! 

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May 02, 2013

Survey Findings Release and Panel Discussion

Posted 12:51PM on May 02 2013 by Stephanie Himel-Nelson | User Comments (21) Categories: Surveys | Tags: Blue star families survey, Military families, Military families lifestyle survey, Survey findings

On May 16, BSF will release the findings from our latest Military Families Lifestyle Survey.  If you are in the DC area, join us and New York Times editor Jim Dao, for an interactive discussion.  

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May 01, 2013

Rules of the Road

Posted 12:52PM on May 01 2013 by Molly Blake | User Comments (8) Tags: Military families, Rules of the road, Teen drivers

Summer is almost here so more drivers will be on the road, including teens who are heading to their summer jobs (right!).  It's time to take review the rules of the road with your teen.  Some helpful hints! 

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April 30, 2013

Month of the Military Child ... sigh

Posted 14:58PM on April 30 2013 by Molly Blake | User Comments (31) Categories: Molly Blake | Tags: Blue star families, Military children, Military families, Molly blake, Month of the military child

Just one day left in the Month of the Military Child ... but that doesn't mean the BSF staff is going to take the summer off.  Heck no. Check out all we've got going on! 

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April 25, 2013

"Ermengarde, stop sniveling"

Blue Star Theatres has grown leaps and bounds since it began in September 2012 and it continues to expand as incredible theaters sign on almost daily. 

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April 24, 2013

Camp Corral offers free week for milkids!

Posted 07:26AM on April 24 2013 by Molly Blake | User Comments (30) Tags: Camp corral, Camp for military kids, Military families

It's almost May, which means it's almost time for summer vacation and summer camps!  Check out Camp Corral's super fun adventure camps locations and find out more information! 

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