Date Night Colorado Springs

By Abigail Golder The idea of a perfect date varies for each couple. Busy schedules, family or active duty commitments, and personal needs can all get in the way of some much-needed quality time with your significant other. Whether it’s a relaxing dinner and the latest movie or an exciting night out on the town, Read more about Date Night Colorado Springs[…]

5 Japan Destinations You Can Visit and Stay on a U.S. Military Base

By Stephanie Montague, Military Spouse If you’ve never been to Japan, you’re in for a treat – and maybe a little bit of culture shock. Everything about Japan is drastically different from the United States, from the customs, to the food, to the style of lodging. Getting the full Japanese experience is fun, but if you Read more about 5 Japan Destinations You Can Visit and Stay on a U.S. Military Base[…]

Four Things Military Families are Looking Forward to in 2018

By Rebecca Alwine, Army Spouse It’s been a humdinger of a year, and I don’t know about you, but it sure felt like military families were dragged through the thick of it. From the political protests to ongoing budget issues to North Korea and Africa, military families are feeling the pressure. But, with a new Read more about Four Things Military Families are Looking Forward to in 2018[…]

Date Night Pensacola

By Rebecca Alwine, Army Spouse Some people are big city folk, others enjoy the open skies and you can find both sides of life when living in Pensacola. We all know how important time alone with your significant other is, but sometimes in this life it gets hard. I’m a big fan of grabbing time Read more about Date Night Pensacola[…]

Bite Size Resolutions for the Military Spouse

By Carla Olivo, Marine Spouse I’ve never been a huge fan of New Year’s resolutions. Most of the things in my life that I’ve needed to work on are not quick fixes. But at this time of year, I definitely prioritize those things that I want to work on. I try to break down the Read more about Bite Size Resolutions for the Military Spouse[…]

Fun Day Trips from Fort Belvoir

By Carla Olivo, Marine Spouse So many day trips, so little time! You can explore the streets of New York, dip your toes in the Atlantic Ocean in Delaware or walk the battlefields of Gettysburg all within a day’s drive of Northern Virginia. Here are our suggestions for some fabulous day trips from Fort Belvoir Read more about Fun Day Trips from Fort Belvoir[…]

Out & About San Diego – Holiday Edition

By Audrey Smith, Navy wife Season’s greetings from the Golden State, specifically Sunny San Diego! As a newbie, you may find yourself asking how we celebrate Christmas off of the Pacific Coast, because this isn’t Connecticut or Vermont. Though you won’t find Jack Frost nipping at your nose, the entire area has a way of Read more about Out & About San Diego – Holiday Edition[…]

5 Hacks to Reduce Holiday Stress

By Julie Dymon, Military Spouse Lights flashing, strangers rushing, parents cooking and cleaning, kids screaming…the real-life holiday scene is enough to stress anyone out just thinking about it. But the holidays don’t have to be like that. Whether you are CONUS or OCONUS, PCSing or unpacked, here are five hacks to help you minimize stress Read more about 5 Hacks to Reduce Holiday Stress[…]

8 Ways to Avoid Packing on the Pounds During the Holidays

By Claire Yanta-O’Mahoney, Veteran Spouse Holiday parties, office parties, family parties, gifts, restaurants, and then the actual holidays themselves!  It’s that time of the year where food is everywhere, delicious, and not always the healthiest. But, with a plan, you can enjoy this holiday season feeling empowered and not deprived.  Here are 8 tips to Read more about 8 Ways to Avoid Packing on the Pounds During the Holidays[…]

Out & About Colorado Springs – Holiday Edition

By Paige Keyser, Air Force Spouse The holiday season is a wonderful time to get out and enjoy all the fabulous things Colorado Springs has to offer.  You can enjoy a holiday parade, concerts, train rides, outdoor events like hiking and horse-drawn wagon rides and much more!  Here is our Out & About Colorado Springs Read more about Out & About Colorado Springs – Holiday Edition[…]