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Can You Tell Me How to Get, How to Get to …. Civilian Life?

Sunny day, sweeping the clouds away… Sesame Street has been helping military families face challenges for years. Since the first installment of Talk, Listen, Connect, military children were able to see Elmo go through the deployment of his father. This segment taught children how to find ways to stay connected, despite the miles in between.Continue Reading “Can You Tell Me How to Get, How to Get to …. Civilian Life?”

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7 Activities for a Spectacular Summer

We all look forward to the summertime, a time where the days are spent outdoors and nights are set aside for BBQ’s. If you are looking for some different summertime ideas that will make this summer stand out above the rest, here are 7 Activities for a Spectacular Summer: If you live near the beachContinue Reading “7 Activities for a Spectacular Summer”

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Month of the Military Child: 6 Books for Military 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 Military Children”

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Making What’s Important to Mothers; A Mother’s Day Craft

As Mother’s Day approached I felt a little more emotional than usual.  This year I won’t be with my mom.  It’s one of the first years I won’t be with her to celebrate either on or around the holiday.  Every mom (including myself) says that its not about the gifts.  I know that my momContinue Reading “Making What’s Important to Mothers; A Mother’s Day Craft”