Category Archives: Family Life


You have PCS orders... Now what?

Just when it starts to feel like home it’s time to move again. Being a military family means you move around a lot. Moving does not have to cause hair pulling anxiety and nail biting stress! Here are just a few tips to help you and your family have a smoother PCS move. Do your research. Moving […]


5 Tips for Military Spouse Moms Returning to the Virtual Classroom

The sacrifices you make for your country and family are undeniable, and you’ve decided that it’s time to do something for you. Congratulations on taking a huge step toward achieving you dream career. Despite the difficulties the military lifestyle presents, Military Spouses from coast to coast are defining their idea of success every single day. […]


Get Your Ultimate PCS Military Move Guide for Any Military Spouse

The Ultimate PCS Military Move Guide for Any Military Spouse PCS, or a Permanent Change of Station, is a stressful time in any military family’s life. Sometimes, marriages crumble during this time. Don’t let the stress, insecurity and hard work endanger your family’s harmony. Above all, stick together! Sometimes, your destination will be a place […]


Valentine's Day During Deployment: 4 Tips

Spending Valentine’s Day alone can be tough, but so are you – you can handle it. Here are some alternatives for celebrating the day: Plan for Next Year– Planning a romantic getaway will help keep you distracted. Skype Your Husband–Seeing his face is a surefire way to make the day better. ‘Gal’entines Day– Go out […]


What NOT to Say to a Military Spouse

Navigating certain subjects can be a potential challenge when you have a friend or family member who’s in the military, or is a military spouse. You want to know what’s going on in their lives and encourage them when they are struggling. Each situation is different; you may not know what to say, but we […]


Celebrating the Holidays When a Parent is Deployed

Military deployment is tough on a spouse and the entire family during the best of times. During the holidays, it can be downright heartbreaking. While it may be easier for occasions like Valentine’s Day, the deployment that leaves an empty seat at the table during the Thanksgiving dinner or the Christmas breakfast can be among […]


6 Things You Should Know About Military Families

Embed This Image On Your Site (copy code below): <div style=”clear:both”><a href=””><img src=”” title=”6 Things You Should Know About Military Families” alt=”6 Things You Should Know About Military Families” border=”0″ /></a></div><div>Courtesy of: <a href=””>Military Spouse Program</a></div> 6 Things You Should Know About Military Families Here’s a list of things you should know about military families: […]