One common misconception of Active Guard and Reserve (AGR) families is that they don’t move around as much as active duty families. For a few, that ..
Back in the day, I went to various day and overnight camps during many summers in my youth. As an only child, with both parents in the military, and..
For a military family with school-aged children, moving and changing schools can feel like flying an airplane blindfolded. An experienced pilot know..
On my return flight home from Boston, I found myself crawling my way off the plane with a case of the flu. I had just returned home from a long week..
About 5 years ago, this month, we were packing up for our first PCS in the Army Active Guard and Reserve (AGR) program. My husband had been in the R..
When I was first asked to attend the rehearsal for the PBS National Memorial Day concert, I was a little apprehensive. This was my first time attend..
I have been an Army wife for a few years…well, it’s been a little longer than a few, but who’s keeping count, right?! I am seasoned Army wife with..
If you are like me, the thought of going back to school is completely overwhelming. But I am here to tell you that it is possible and you can succee..
One of the things on a deployment checklist for the active duty service member is establishing or updating a will and a power of attorney. These leg..
Military life demands a unique approach to friendship. Time spent at a duty station is typically not only brief, but also fraught with challenges. M..