Deployment/PCS Homefront

What Does Deployment Teach Us About Being Self-Reliant?

Maybe it’s the constant separation, the days on end alone, experiencing different parts of the country or even the world, or maybe it’s just a quality we develop after years of being with our service member. We, military spouses, are often viewed by society as non-uniformed heroes. While we may not be rocking the spandex orContinue Reading “What Does Deployment Teach Us About Being Self-Reliant?”

Mental Health/Wellness Travel

Race Through the Nation’s Capital This Fall

There is no time more beautiful to take a run through the nation’s capital than during the fall. Competing in the Georgetown Half Marathon is the perfect way to take in the dazzling colors and splendor of fall in Washington, DC. Participating in this race is an ideal excuse to spend the weekend in this bustlingContinue Reading “Race Through the Nation’s Capital This Fall”

Household/Food

Things To Consider Before Buying An Apartment

For starters, if you are looking forward to minimal maintenance and if you want someplace that is excellent in terms of convenience then yes, you should think about buying an apartment instead of a house. Not only this, in fact, apartments are more affordable than houses so yes, you should think about it for aContinue Reading “Things To Consider Before Buying An Apartment”

Deployment/PCS Homefront Military Kids/Special Needs

Back to School in a New Town

Content Courtesy of USAA Member Community By Briana Hartzell Transitioning from summer’s long days and endless playing is hard enough — add in a new town and a new school, and it can be nerve-wracking! The first and most important step in preparing for a new school year in a new town is to communicateContinue Reading “Back to School in a New Town”