Any military spouse, fiancé, or significant other has heard the jokes about “Brenda the Dependa.” Sometimes the meme is taken a step further and sh..
Just about four hours away from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas is Branson, Missouri. When I found out we were moving to Leavenworth in 2015, I started to ..
There’s nothing more heartwarming than videos of families running toward their service member who just returned home from deployment.
For twenty ..
When I moved from a large city to Yuba County, California, home of Beale Air Force Base, the most difficult part for me was how it wasn’t particular..
NMFA’s most recent “More Than a Spouse” event at Fort Meade, Maryland attracted spouses from across the services. Over the weekend, Army, Air Force,..
Anyone who’s spent time in Delaware has heard the jokes….Dela-where? It might be a small state (the 2nd smallest after Rhode Island), but it’s got a..
Fort Benning is located in Columbus, GA–the 2nd largest city in Georgia. There is a wealth of history in the area stemming from its roots as an old..
I arrived in Monterey, California ready to explore my new home and settle in for the next 21 months. I loved our new house, thought the rugged centr..
Let’s get one thing out of the way: no, my husband has not been stationed in El Paso, so we’ve never lived there as a military family. My dad was st..
The first time I heard the acronym “ICE,” I thought it stood for Immigrations and Customs Enforcement. And, while that is one reference for the thre..