I was born into the military. My dad is a West Point graduate, and for most of my childhood I was the only one in my class who had immediate family ..
Every military family knows that moving is just a fact of life. My own family has moved more times than I care to count and my children, who are now..
What’s the best thing about being a military kid? Some might say seeing new places, some might say making new friends, and some might even say learn..
In 1986, when Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger designated each April as “The Month of the Military Child,” could he have imagined how relev..
Military families face tough decisions when selecting a higher education program. Location, scholarships, standardized tests, getting accepted, and ..
One of the key factors to pursing your educational goals is to decide how you will pay for your education. Military spouses have several opportuniti..
Ten years ago, the National Military Family Association heard the same thing over and over from military parents: “How can we help our kids deal wit..
I remember the first time I dropped my then toddler (now teenager) off at preschool. He was so proud of his new backpack and lunch box and so excite..
It’s nice to be a part of something.
This year, we are proud partners with Operation Appreciation, a new, fun, and easy way to support our military..
When mom and dad work, finding care for the little ones, especially if the child is under the age of two can be a challenge and quite an expense. Ac..