Military Kids/Special Needs

Why You Should Get A Dog For Your Military Kid

Of the 300 military children surveyed, 70% confirmed they have a family pet, and that they were actively involved in taking care of it, according to a study conducted by Tufts University. Having a military parent who is away for extended periods is hard for kids. Children with deep attachments to pets cope better withContinue Reading “Why You Should Get A Dog For Your Military Kid”

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How RV Vacations are an Affordable Option for Military Families

RV vacations cost between 27 and 62 percent less than other types of family vacations, according to the CBRE Hotels Advisory Group. If you’re looking for a fun way to see America with your kids, and you want to spend as little cash as possible, why not plan a family RV vacation? This budget-friendly vacation option willContinue Reading “How RV Vacations are an Affordable Option for Military Families”

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Preventing the Summer Slide: 5 Ways to Keep Kids Learning This Summer

Guest Post By: Tricia Ross Summer vacation is here and shutting off those alarm clocks comes with the temptation to put education on hold to just have fun. According to the Department of Education, “on average students lose the equivalent of two months of math and reading skills during the summer months.” So why notContinue Reading “Preventing the Summer Slide: 5 Ways to Keep Kids Learning This Summer”