autism spectrum

Traveling With Autism: Tips To Get The Most From Vacation

By Julie Provost, National Guard Spouse This summer we took a three-week vacation to California to visit our families, go to Disneyland, and just enjoy family time away from home. These kinds of trips are never easy for our family. We have a child with autism, and that can complicate the time away from home. Read more about Traveling With Autism: Tips To Get The Most From Vacation[…]

Pensacola

Newly PCSed to Pensacola, Hurlburt or Destin?

How was your recent PCS? Disaster or delightful? Nightmarish or Whew! We’re just glad it’s over? Whether you are still reeling from the hit your furniture took or pleasantly surprised that you finally had a smooth move, your fellow military families need to hear from you. Write a review of your Moving Company for the Read more about Newly PCSed to Pensacola, Hurlburt or Destin?[…]

Why Military Families Might Ask “Will You Buy a House for Me?”

By Rebecca Alwine, Army Spouse When we say our military community is close, we aren’t joking. Over the years we’ve learned just how much we can rely on our military friends. They bring us food when we need it. They watch our kids in the middle of the night. Our military friends are in the Read more about Why Military Families Might Ask “Will You Buy a House for Me?”[…]

Newly PCSed to Fayetteville or Goldsboro NC?

How was your recent PCS? Disaster or delightful? Nightmarish or Whew! We’re just glad it’s over? Whether you are still reeling from the hit your furniture took or pleasantly surprised that you finally had a smooth move, your fellow military families need to hear from you. Write a review of your Moving Company for the Read more about Newly PCSed to Fayetteville or Goldsboro NC?[…]

Colorado Springs

10 Amazing Things to Do in Colorado Springs

Colorado is a state blessed with many natural landmarks, state and national parks, outdoor recreational opportunities and interesting towns to explore. Here are 10 suggestions for creating some great memories in the Colorado Springs area. 10 Amazing Things to Do in Colorado Springs #1 Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine 9388 CO-67, Cripple Creek Go searching for Read more about 10 Amazing Things to Do in Colorado Springs[…]

Norfolk

The Top 7 Getaways Near Norfolk

By Carla Olivo, Marine Spouse Twenty-six miles of Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay beaches, wildlife refuges, scenic rivers, state parks, botanical gardens, 8,000+ acres of forests, 30 miles of hiking trails, and two fresh-water reservoirs will definitely keep you busy if you’ve recently relocated to the Hampton Roads/Newport News/Virginia Beach area. Easy Day Trips If Read more about The Top 7 Getaways Near Norfolk[…]

JBLE

Top 6 Date Night Ideas for Hampton Roads

By Carla Olivo, USMC Spouse Date Night can mean a lot of things depending on timing and mood. A Date Night after a deployment might call for a night of romance while a Date Night after a PCS might call for a casual night of relaxation and fun! Date Night Hampton Roads The Newport News/Hampton Roads area offers Read more about Top 6 Date Night Ideas for Hampton Roads[…]

Chaplain Fuller

Celebrating the 243rd Birthday of the Army Chaplain Corps

By Jenah Wieczorek, Army Spouse Today marks the 243rd birthday of the Army Chaplain Corps. Since its beginning in 1775, roughly 25,000 Chaplains have lived out their Corps motto “Pro Deo et Patria,” which translates to, “For God and Country.” But what exactly does an Army Chaplain do? They show up to say the invocation Read more about Celebrating the 243rd Birthday of the Army Chaplain Corps[…]