Deployment/PCS

Don’t Let the Move Control You: You Control the Move!

Moving is not anyone’s favorite thing to do. It is often expensive and it’s highly stressful with all the details that you have to take into consideration. The best thing you can do is to take your time (as much as you can), breathe a lot, and tackle each task through its completion. If youContinue Reading “Don’t Let the Move Control You: You Control the Move!”

Deployment/PCS

Solo Parenting Your Way

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of 1 Natural Way. All opinions are entirely 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 independence isContinue Reading “Solo Parenting Your Way”

Deployment/PCS Political/News Veterans

Price of Housing Forcing Vets Out of Their Home States

Latest data from the US Census Bureau is suggesting that some states are rapidly losing their military vets. For instance, California lost 48% of its per capita veteran community between 2000 and 2016. Further analysis of the data reveals that people who have served in the armed forces are more likely to flee a state whereContinue Reading “Price of Housing Forcing Vets Out of Their Home States”

Deployment/PCS Homefront National Guard/Reserve

Solo Parenting: How to Survive While Your Spouse is Away

Sponsored Content provided courtesy of USAA Member Community. 243 days 5,832 hours 350,633 minutes Any way you look at the above numbers, it can be a pretty frightening thought of having to solo parent for 8 months. Parenting with your spouse is daunting enough, but when doing it alone – the stakes are higher. A recentContinue Reading “Solo Parenting: How to Survive While Your Spouse is Away”