Category: Military Life

deployment-songs

10 Songs To Get You Through Deployment

Never underestimate the power of music. It can liven our spirits, bring back memories or encourage a much-needed cry. Military couples know the challenges and heartaches of long-distance relationships, and music can help us express our emotions and feed our…

carepackage

Great Care Package Ideas for Your Deployed Loved One

When it comes to deployment, morale boosters are vital for both the deployed and the loved ones they’ve left back at home. Picking and choosing items to send to your special someone deployed in a dangerous area can help you…

hauntedtalesfromthebaseschofield

Haunted Tales From The Base: Floyd St

The First Time My 2 yr old daughter used to wake up crying in the middle of the night every night, then come to my room. One day my children were playing outside then they came inside and went upstairs….

washingmilitaryacus

Are You Properly Washing Your ACU’s?

Disclaimer: We’ve partnered up with Seventh Generation for this post to bring you this great information. Did you read the laundering instructions for your spouse’s Army Combat Uniforms (ACUs)? I didn’t. Furthermore, my husband didn’t share any pointers before I…

livingfearlessly

#LivingFearless While Stationed Abroad

My husband is a soldier and we were fortunate enough to be stationed in Wiesbaden, Germany for three magical years. Once settled in, I couldn’t wait to explore outside the boundaries of “little America” (aka our military base), and immerse…