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5 Military Perks You Might Be Missing Out On

5 Military Perks THAT MILITARY FAMILIES Might Be Missing Out On

Being a military family can have its downfalls, but there is also a lot of upsides… if you happen to know about them. A discount is nice but there’s a lot more that active duty life can offer a military family. I’ve written about perks for military spouses before. Here’s a list of some military […] Read more…

The Military Wife Vows I Should Have Said

Weddings vows are not meant to be taken lightly. On our wedding day, I stood there in my wedding dress, nervous but excited, across from my husband, I took a deep breath as I prepared to say our wedding vows, our commitment, our promises to one another. Our vows were beautiful, traditional, and meaningful. And […] Read more…

10 Things That Happen to Your House When You’re a Military Family

10 Things That Happen to Your House When You're a Military Family

Military families move quite often and if they have been a part of military life for a while, it means they have lived in a lot of different houses. When we PCS’d to different duty station, it was almost a guarantee that we would live in at least two different houses during that time frame. […] Read more…

10 Pieces of Memorabilia Military Families Should Save

10 Pieces of Memorabilia Military Families Should Save

If you’ve lived with an active duty service member long enough, then you know that they accumulate a lot of… stuff. By a lot, I mean it could practically take up its own bin, or closet, or even its own room. If your service member is in it for the long haul (i.e. 20+ years), […] Read more…

5 Ways to Make it Feel Like “Home” For the Holidays

5 Ways to Make it Feel Like "Home" For the Holidays

The holidays are here, there are holiday treats everywhere you look, holiday sales, holiday celebrations, holiday decorations, the list just goes on and on. While it’s generally a joyous time, for a military family like mine, the holidays are also a reminder that we are far from our loved ones. Some years, it’s simply not […] Read more…