Military Kids/Special Needs

Important Life Lessons to Teach Teens by Age 16

Do your kids think they know everything? If so, they might be teenagers. Or, at least, they’re on their way. But even though teens may look and act like full-grown adults, they aren’t. Their brains are still developing, and they need guidance from the adults in their lives. That’s where you come in. There areContinue Reading “Important Life Lessons to Teach Teens by Age 16”

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10 Reasons I Love Valentine’s Day

I love Valentine’s Day, yes I’m one of those people. I love it and I’m not ashamed to love it. I love the pink and red flowers, frilly cards with hearts and drippy love poems, the romance and lovey-dovey of it all. I still loved it when my husband deployed on Valentine’s Day (yes, heContinue Reading “10 Reasons I Love Valentine’s Day”

Finance/Money Guest Blogs

5 Ways to Get You Saving This Year

By Andia Dinesen, AFC® VP Communications and Operations Association of Military Banks of America (AMBA) January is a perfect time for service members and their families to perform a financial check-up and determine if saving more money should be one of your New Year’s resolutions. Is it debt you need to pay down or areContinue Reading “5 Ways to Get You Saving This Year”

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5 Simple Cleaning Mistakes You Keep Making

Have you ever heard the saying a clean home is a happy home? The part that isn’t mentioned is that cleaning your home is the last thing on your mind—let alone the top of your priority list. So, in between soccer practice and your weekly networking meeting, it’s easy to forget to dust behind theContinue Reading “5 Simple Cleaning Mistakes You Keep Making”