Deployment/PCS

Moving Home During Deployment: Is It Smart?

Sponsored Content Courtesy of MilTribe Blog By: Angela Caban As deployment day approached, I expected the usual questions; Where was he going? Would he be safe? How long would he be gone? However, among those questions of concern, I was surprised to be asked by friends, family and, even, strangers another question: Will you be movingContinue Reading “Moving Home During Deployment: Is It Smart?”

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My Military and Civilian Communities

Sponsored content provided courtesy of USAA Member Community. By Angela Caban My husband and I have the best of both worlds. We live surrounded by an incredible civilian community, but also have the love and support of our military family. As an Army National Guard family, it can be difficult to transition from one lifestyle toContinue Reading “My Military and Civilian Communities”

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Solo Parenting: How to Survive While Your Spouse is Away

Sponsored Content provided courtesy of USAA Member Community. By: Angela Caban 243 days 5,832 hours 350,633 minutes Any way you look at the above numbers, it can be a pretty frightening thought of having to solo parent for 8 months. Parenting with your spouse is daunting enough, but when doing it alone – the stakes areContinue Reading “Solo Parenting: How to Survive While Your Spouse is Away”

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5 Military Organizations That Actually Serve National Guard Families

When my husband joined the Air National Guard almost fifteen years ago, I had dreams of a community that would be there for me and ready-made friendships that could make life easier. Little did I know that deployments and TDY’s would be the easy part of my military journey. Turns out that community and supportContinue Reading “5 Military Organizations That Actually Serve National Guard Families”