The problem: Holidays, birthdays, and anniversaries can be the most challenging deployment holidays. Keep reading because: I'll show you how to keep them fun without losing your mind, and there's a FREE guide to deployment holidays for you to download! Deployment...
We drove across the country in 6 days with 4 young children. And we actually have fond memories of the trip! Here are the sanity-saving hacks you can use on your next car ride.
Spending the holidays with my parents can be refreshing and make deployment speed by. It can also be a huge stressful headache. Whether you are just visiting your parents, or living with them during a deployment, here are some tips for surviving your time at your parents’ house.
This page includes affiliate links. It's Back-to-School time, which means the kids will finally be out of the house during the day. YAY!!! (said every mom everywhere.) But sending the kids to school often means new clothes, new shoes, backpacks, lunch boxes, and of...
Bikes: Some military families can’t afford to give their child a new bike for Christmas. But with help from the USO’s “That’s my Ride” Program, you can! Volunteers assemble thousands of bikes to give to needy families.
Military kids move often. Although it can be challenging, here are the benefits they gain from all those moves!
PCS season can be challenging when you aren’t moving but your friends are. This article focuses on the flip side of PCS moves: the military families left behind.
You’ll learn the challenges of staying put during PCS season, and coping strategies when your friends are moving away.
Try These Free Summer Activities for Military Kids It's summer, and we still have a long time until the kids go back to school. If this is a deployment year for your family, it may seem like summer is dragging on forever. But don't worry, there are plenty of easy ways...
With an RV, you can take a long weekend or a long trip and see many more sites. You can visit a different city—or a different state—each day of your trip. Make memories your family will treasure forever.
Learn why military families should rent an RV for vacations, PCS moves, and more!
Here’s how to handle deployment with military kids at different ages.