Four Ways to Celebrate Military Spouse Appreciation Day 2018

By Carla Olivo, USMC Spouse If you are like me, your husband probably has no clue that Military Spouse Appreciation Day is a thing. And that’s ok with me because my fellow mil-spouses know and that’s truly who I like to celebrate with anyway! Military Spouse Appreciation Day 2018 Thirty-four years ago, President Ronald Reagan Read more about Four Ways to Celebrate Military Spouse Appreciation Day 2018[…]

Date Night Fayetteville NC

By Wendi Iacobello, Army Spouse Despite what you may have heard, there are some amazing date night activities in the Fort Bragg area. Fayetteville is the closest city nearby with many fun filled activities to try for a night out on the town. Date Night Fayetteville Below are some great Date Night Fayetteville ideas to Read more about Date Night Fayetteville NC[…]

Staying Connected to your Duty Station when You Live Out in Town

By Julie Provost, National Guard Spouse When you live on post/base, you have easy access to so many different amenities to keep you connected to the military lifestyle. If you live off post/base, you are little further removed from the military experience. Some people love this, yet others, while enjoy living off, want to stay connected Read more about Staying Connected to your Duty Station when You Live Out in Town[…]

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Military Spouses Who Get It & Bring it to Others

By Rebecca Alwine, Army Spouse One of the things I like the most about the military community is the way people just “get it.” It’s so comforting to be discussing the stressors of an upcoming move with another milspouse. There’s no reason to explain the nuances of it, or to preface anything. You can just Read more about Military Spouses Who Get It & Bring it to Others[…]

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[…]

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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[…]

A Few of our Favorite Things – PCSgrades Holiday Gift Guide

By Jenah Wieczorek, Head Shopper for an Army Family of 4  Holiday Shopping Guide With small business Saturday and Christmas upon us, I got to thinking about my favorite Military Spouse and Veteran-owned businesses. These brands have something for everyone on your holiday list, military or not. Before you rush out for your holiday shopping, see Read more about A Few of our Favorite Things – PCSgrades Holiday Gift Guide[…]

Date Night Fort Bliss

By Riley Kennedy, US Army Captain  So you’re stationed at Fort Bliss and are looking to cut loose with your sweetheart for a date. You’re in luck! It doesn’t matter if you live on post or in the far East or West, there’s something for every couple in and around El Paso; a city of over Read more about Date Night Fort Bliss[…]

Date Night Lackland AFB

Date Night Lackland AFB

By Carla Olivo, Marine Spouse One of the perks of military life is being stationed in parts of the country and around the world in places you would probably never get a chance to experience otherwise.  If you and your spouse have a habit of Date Nights, there are some unique and fun things to Read more about Date Night Lackland AFB[…]