Deployment/PCS

Solo Parenting Your Way

*This is a sponsored conversation on behalf of The Breastfeeding Shop via SoFluential Media. All thoughts and opinions are my own.”   As a military spouse, independence is something that we are forced to learn without a choice early on in our relationship. Military life drops you into a whole new world, one where independenceContinue Reading “Solo Parenting Your Way”

Career/Education Homefront

Why Relocating Can be One of the Harder Things to Do

So, you’re relocating for a job. One word: EEK! We get it, as relocating is no easy feat but, with a bit of preparation, it can go smoothly. Dare we say, it can even be an adventure. A move might not have been on your radar, but you could find yourself feeling fortunate for thisContinue Reading “Why Relocating Can be One of the Harder Things to Do”

Veterans

Dealing with Life After the Military – You Are Not Alone

Unless you’ve ever served in the military, you can’t imagine the hardships you might encounter when transitioning back to civilian life. You have just spent several years under a very precise and rigid lifestyle and all of a sudden you are virtually on your own. There is no sergeant or lieutenant to look up toContinue Reading “Dealing with Life After the Military – You Are Not Alone”

Homefront Veterans

How Do You Rebuild Community After Military Life Ends?

There can be little denying that military families stick together; the sense of community experienced is unrivaled and serves as a support system during some of the most difficult times. But what happens when we return to the civilian life? Is it possible to rebuild a sense of community? Returning to a civilian lifestyle followingContinue Reading “How Do You Rebuild Community After Military Life Ends?”