Category: Military Life

6 Resolutions for the Milspouse

Each January, we are given the opportunity to start fresh. “New year, new you,” is a slogan we often hear with the exciting promise of something better. Aside from shedding a few of the holiday pounds that I found last…

Diary of a Deployment 1: How He Broke the News

My name is Jackie and I am an Army wife. My husband has served for five years and has been fortunate enough (in my eyes, not so much his), to be assigned to non-deploying units. Everything changed the day he…

10 Veteran Owned Coffee Brands You Should Drink

Here at Army Wife 101, we are true fans of coffee. In fact last year we shared 6 Coffee Brands Military People Should Drink and you guys loved it. We’re sure it has to do with the military’s love affair with…

2017 Military BAH Rates Are Here

Every year the DOD releases the rates of which military personnel will receive for military housing. Your Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) rate is determined by zip code and rank. According to SpouseBuzz BAH for 2017 is only intended to…