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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”

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How To Support Your Partner Throughout A Military Career

Seeing your partner join the military couldn’t make you any prouder. On the other hand, it will add some testing challenges to your relationship. There are times where a career on duty will make life difficult for both of you, but your solidarity will see you overcome those obstacles. At this time, it’s imperative thatContinue Reading “How To Support Your Partner Throughout A Military Career”

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Who is the Military? We vs. He/She

About a month ago, I wrote an article discussing whether military members and their families feel entitled to special privileges and services because of the active duty, retired, or reserve members’ service. Despite my intentions, the article sparked some debate with readers. One of the more pressing issues that seemed to divide the audience wasContinue Reading “Who is the Military? We vs. He/She”

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Support All Around Us

When I moved home for C’s last deployment I was beyond nervous as to whether or not it would be the “support” I needed. I know how important support is. I know how vital it can be to thriving in this life and I knew that I was not set up for it at ourContinue Reading “Support All Around Us”