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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?”

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How Busy Moms Can Maintain Friendships

Getting your friends together after you’ve all had kids can be difficult, but it isn’t impossible. Don’t let conflicting schedules mean you lose touch with those closest to you. You need to nurture and continue friendships, even if all you want to do is spend time with your kids. Fact is, one day your childrenContinue Reading “How Busy Moms Can Maintain Friendships”

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What’s Your Picture of Happiness?

“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” ~Dalai Lama “If you could paint a picture of happiness, what would it look like?” A question asked by my husband last night. Many will ultimately jump to answering this by saying that something materialistic makes them happy. Deep down, they know thisContinue Reading “What’s Your Picture of Happiness?”

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Money Tips Every Couple Needs to Know

The way we earn, spend, and save money is a practical expression of our most fundamental beliefs. When our priorities are out of sync, money can become the great divide in an otherwise harmonious relationship. By working together toward financial freedom, money can cease being a source of conflict and become a way to expressContinue Reading “Money Tips Every Couple Needs to Know”