Tag: military family

Why We Love Military Moms

“Making the decision to have a child – it is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.”  ~Elizabeth Stone Becoming a mother changes absolutely everything. You have created, laughed, cried, struggled,…

What You Need to Know About Homecoming

It’s the day every military spouse looks forward to — homecoming. You are finally reunited with your sweetheart, but have some questions and some nerves. We asked Army Wife 101 readers what advice they could share about Homecoming. From new…

Medieval Fun, Military Prices

If you’re looking for a royally good time, transport yourself back to 11-century Spain for a delicious feast and tournament featuring a spectacular of falconry, majestic horses, and the thrill of watching skilled, athletic knights. My military family just shared…

Adventures in Shift Work: Survival Tools

The first time I learned my husband had to work an extended overnight shift, I felt bad for him. I knew he’d be exhausted and strained after a long week at work, but I wasn’t ready for how it would…

When Mom Is The Teacher: Military Families Who Homeschool

For some military families, the first day of school doesn’t involve catching a bus and meeting a new teacher – it happens right at home.  As homeschooling gains popularity in the US, more and more military families are embracing this educational…