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..
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,..
My experience getting a college degree is the exact kind of experience that makes military spouses hesitant to get degrees. I went to three differen..
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..
There are times in our lives where we need a little help getting our heads screwed on straight. A “gut-check,” if you will. It’s easy to get bogged ..
In 2012, a newlywed military spouse started a new job at a 45 year-old nonprofit that serves military families. I was as green as I was young and ha..
Whether you’re the one moving on to another adventure at a new duty station or the one left behind to continue on your current adventure, Permanent ..
Military spouses from installations all over the world came to our nation’s capital to celebrate the week leading up to Military Spouse Appreciation..
You know what today is, don’t you? If you don’t have a connection to the military, you’ll probably say it’s “FRI-YAY!” (please don’t say that), but ..
Some may call us Know-It-Alls. Perhaps, even an “Old G.” Dependapotomus? Not a word. Now, that’s a funny one!
I am currently on my 19th year of b..