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Keeping a Military Marriage Strong Is Not Impossible

Marriage, in general, is tough. Throw in deployments, solo parenting, reintegration and you will quickly learn just how challenging military marriage can be. My husband and I have both learned this throughout 15 years of marriage. Learning to put your marriage first isn’t a difficult task, but one that comes with a lot of lessons,Continue Reading “Keeping a Military Marriage Strong Is Not Impossible”


6 Tips For Couples Moving in Together

Deciding to move in together can be a significant step for couples to be closer and start living a life different from what they previously had. It’s also the type of journey you don’t need to get on alone. With appropriate planning, you can make your entire moving experience a seamless one. If you thinkContinue Reading “6 Tips For Couples Moving in Together”

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No Matter How Long You’ve Been Together, Don’t Stop Dating

By: Angela Caban, MHRM This post was originally published on the USAA Community. Thinking back to before my husband and I had children, we would date weekly. Friday and Saturday nights were always movie and dinner date nights. We didn’t have to think twice about moving around our schedules and if the occasional late workContinue Reading “No Matter How Long You’ve Been Together, Don’t Stop Dating”

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10 Reasons I Love Valentine’s Day

I love Valentine’s Day, yes I’m one of those people. I love it and I’m not ashamed to love it. I love the pink and red flowers, frilly cards with hearts and drippy love poems, the romance and lovey-dovey of it all. I still loved it when my husband deployed on Valentine’s Day (yes, heContinue Reading “10 Reasons I Love Valentine’s Day”