Category: Military Life

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Vacationing During the Holidays

In the last four years (including this one), my husband and I have looped in a vacation during the holiday season. The first one, we counted as our honeymoon as


Communicating During Deployment

Two years ago, when my husband was deployed I could not have been more appreciative of all the methods of communication available to us! It didn’t hit me until then

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Staying Home for the Holidays

This is the time of year when military families find themselves facing a decision that’s nearly as difficult and stressful as a PCS move: Do we stay put for the

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6 Kitchen Storage Solutions

The number one complaint homeowners have about their kitchens isn’t the color of the cabinets or lack of counter top space; it’s having enough storage. It doesn’t matter if the kitchen

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6 Steps to Planning a Productive Week

My weekday mornings are so unpredictable from day-to-day. Sometimes, waking up to sick or arguing kids or worse being late can always throw a wrench in my “plans.” So having