We had just made a huge cross country move from Washington State to Virginia. All of our friends and family were on the west coast, and we knew abso..
Three years ago I left my first post-grad job to move to Fort Hood, Texas. After working a retail job for a few months, I found a job at the corpora..
On November 8, 2016, Americans took to the polls to cast their votes in what many call as historic Presidential election. As results trickled in T..
It’s no secret that military family life involves a whole lot of hurry-up-and-wait. Quickly: pack up, prepare, make decisions, fill out paperwork, u..
As a military wife and stay at home mom, I’ve had to get creative with my workouts over the past few years. With the help of amazing resources on ou..
We’re well aware of these terms…or so we think. Do you really know what domestic violence looks like? You may be in an ..
Even on baby #3, it still feels like I can’t get it “right.” Part of that is because every baby is so different. But also, what’s “right” is a movin..
When I first joined the National Military Family Association as a Volunteer, I didn’t think I would be able to contribute very much since I stay hom..
“Are you thinking of killing yourself?”
How am I supposed to ask someone that? Can I even get the question out? Such a personal question…and what d..
Separation from a spouse who is deployed is not easy. Most people suffer from loneliness as the major worry when they separate from their spouses. H..