I started volunteering with the National Military Family Association at the beginning of 2017. I had been volunteering within my spouse’s squadron,..
NMFA was started by a few military spouses in 1969, and with the selfless service of volunteers giving their time, we’ve grown into what we are toda..
So you just received orders to Naval Air Station Atsugi, Japan? Well get excited because you are about to embark on a very unique adventure! You mig..
Let’s face it, divorce sucks! It doesn’t matter how you got there, but the feeling once you are there is isolating and unsettling. It wasn’t my goal..
We all know the struggle of military life: constant deployments, TDYs, random shifts, and all that comes along with one (or both) spouse being marri..
At Sesame Workshop – the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street – we know that when a parent serves in the military, the whole fami..
My husband’s PCS orders to Atlanta were cancelled at the last hour, and, instead, he was deployed overseas.
In January of 2010, I was living in S..
Some fear it, some hate it, some welcome the time apart.
Whatever you think of deployments, we can all agree that having our servi..
I would never consider myself old. I don’t even think I technically qualify as middle-aged (don’t correct me if I am wrong there). But, in military ..
We all know we need to have an emergency fund, but how to make that happen is another story. And why do you even need one? Simply put, an emergency ..