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The Making of a Military Holiday

by: Jessica Howington I’ve seen a lot of articles floating around recently about recipes for a perfect holiday. Oddly enough, I haven’t read one that strikes a chord with the military lifestyle. Although I’d love to say that I have the secret to a perfect military holiday, I’ve realized that with this lifestyle it’s less […]

The Value of Volunteering

by:  Leah Love Two and a half years ago, I realized that I really needed to find something to do. It’s not that I didn’t have things to do- I had a 4 year old and almost 3 year old at the time- but I needed to find something to do for me. With two […]

Our First Deployment

by: Aleah Wood I have been a military spouse for four years, and before that knew next to nothing when it came to living a military lifestyle. When I first married my husband, I knew we would have years before I had to worry about a deployment. Supporting him through flight school, 3 PCS’s, and […]