Deployment/PCS Homefront

What Does Deployment Teach Us About Being Self-Reliant?

Maybe it’s the constant separation, the days on end alone, experiencing different parts of the country or even the world, or maybe it’s just a quality we develop after years of being with our service member. We, military spouses, are often viewed by society as non-uniformed heroes. While we may not be rocking the spandex orContinue Reading “What Does Deployment Teach Us About Being Self-Reliant?”

Deployment/PCS Homefront Military Kids/Special Needs

Back to School in a New Town

Content Courtesy of USAA Member Community By Briana Hartzell Transitioning from summer’s long days and endless playing is hard enough — add in a new town and a new school, and it can be nerve-wracking! The first and most important step in preparing for a new school year in a new town is to communicateContinue Reading “Back to School in a New Town”

Deployment/PCS

PCS Season is Still Here! 3 Essential Tips for Moving

Moving into a new home is believed to be one of the most stressful parts of modern life – with the very core of our existence moving along with our family. When we decide to invest in a new home, we need to ensure that all of our mail is redirected, energy suppliers changed, andContinue Reading “PCS Season is Still Here! 3 Essential Tips for Moving”

Deployment/PCS

Military Moves Explained: A Guide for Military Spouses

Serving your country is one of the noblest life calls one can take. However, there are many unpleasantries that accompany serving in the military. One of the most common ones is constant relocation. Each time your military unit moves, you have to follow, and this can be a source of stress. Furthermore, it’s not onlyContinue Reading “Military Moves Explained: A Guide for Military Spouses”