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Proactive vs. Reactive Emergency Planning for Military Families

  Don’t be caught off guard this hurricane season. Proactive versus reactive planning can make the difference between keeping your family safe or finding yourself in uncharted territory. Hurricane season runs from now until November and primarily affects the Gulf Coast and East Coast regions. Inland effects can be felt from the storm as well, soContinue Reading “Proactive vs. Reactive Emergency Planning for Military Families”

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National Guard Spouse of the Year Wants to Hear from You

  Guest Post By: Cara Loken For over 16 years Cara Loken has been married to a National Guardsman providing her with an inside look at the distinctive way of life for families away from base support. Her community engagement and volunteer work earned her the opportunity to represent all Guard spouses as the 2016Continue Reading “National Guard Spouse of the Year Wants to Hear from You”

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5 Things That Will Always Happen on Drill Weekend

  My husband has been in National Guard for almost two years now, and after active duty – I was ready for a little break from constant Army and felt like one weekend a month was manageable. As long as it was part-time Army life, I could handle it, right? Drill weekends happen once aContinue Reading “5 Things That Will Always Happen on Drill Weekend”