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The Ultimate Guide to Swimming Safety For Kids

Guest Post By Jenny Silverstone from Mom Loves Best Are you worried the lifeguard will have to give you CPR this summer for cardiac arrest while you worry over your child’s safety while she’s swimming? Do you wonder what you can do to prevent your child from drowning? Water safety, especially for young children, isContinue Reading “The Ultimate Guide to Swimming Safety For Kids”

Career/Education

Tips for Applying to Medical School as a Service Member

Applying to medical school can seem stressful, and slightly daunting. If you put in all of the time, attention, and necessary preparation, you will find that your application process can be smooth and rewarding. Use Your Advisor It is important to meet your pre-health school advisor, even if it is done over the phone. MakeContinue Reading “Tips for Applying to Medical School as a Service Member”

Finance/Money

How to Decide Between Buying or Renting a Home

Part of the American dream is to own your own home. For military families, however, this is something not always possible. The migratory nature of the military lifestyle often means it’s impractical to commit to any one specific location. For families where this is less of an issue, the temptation to make roots can beContinue Reading “How to Decide Between Buying or Renting a Home”

Health/Beauty Mental Health/Wellness

#BackToYou – Get Summer Ready!

Summertime is here! The happy time of year where we get rid of winter sweaters and start thinking about beachwear. It is also the time of year we see moms going crazy to ensure every second of the day is planned for summer fun. But what about you? What are you doing for yourself thisContinue Reading “#BackToYou – Get Summer Ready!”