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So You Think You Know The National Guard? What You Probably Don’t Know

Throughout the years, I have been blessed with very close military spouse friends, many of whom vary from each branch of the military, and different stages in their lives. Officer spouses, enlisted, retired, newly married – the list goes on! One thing that I realized at the time was how little each initially knew aboutContinue Reading “So You Think You Know The National Guard? What You Probably Don’t Know”

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Month of the Military Child: 6 Books for Children

During the Month of the Military Child, it’s important to recognize that your child serves and sacrifices, too. Military children often go without the love and support of their parents while one, and sometimes both, serve overseas. They transition schools an average of between six and nine times during the course of their academic careers,Continue Reading “Month of the Military Child: 6 Books for Children”

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The Dangers of Texting and Driving – Just Don’t Do It

Distracted driving is the number one cause of car accidents in the United States. In a large number of cases, the distraction is due to phone use while driving. Sending a text while driving occupies the driver’s attention for five seconds, but it takes less than five seconds after a driver gets distracted from theContinue Reading “The Dangers of Texting and Driving – Just Don’t Do It”

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Military Community: One of the World’s Strongest Communities

The things that unite us are far more powerful than the differences that divide us. We are a community; every man, woman, and child who has a family member serving his or her nation. We are united as one cohesive family even if we may never know the names, faces or stories of many ofContinue Reading “Military Community: One of the World’s Strongest Communities”