Top 10 Ways to Save Money at the Commissary

Thank you to our guest blogger, Bobbi Pack, from MyMilitarySavings.com! Everyone loves to save money for  that awesome vacation or that amazing pair of boots….right? So, where can you cut a little, but not too much? Where can you save a little money but not give up too much…..how about shopping a little smarter at […]

Home is Where the Military Sends You

by our own, and might I mention HILARIOUS, Jennifer Pilcher! “Home is where the military sends you” is a popular expression within the military.  However, it’s the process of moving, which tells the real story.  Moving in the military is referred to as PCS’ing – Pretty Crappy Situation.  Military spouses swap moving stories like our […]

Eating on the road

  Thank you to Danielle Gamiz for helping us stay healthy on the road!   Our family observes one important rule when it comes to eating on road trips: No French fries!   It’s not that we don’t love a little salt and grease wrapped in crispy, golden goodness every now and then. We do. […]

6 ways to help pay for college

With college costs continuing to rise, you probably haven’t saved enough to foot the bill for a higher education. According to a college cost calculator on collegeboard.org, the price tag for four years at a public institution is $85,788. For a private college or university, the amount almost doubles to $168,896. That’s why, says Scott […]

Top 10 ways to cool off without spending a fortune

Thank you to our guest blogger, Bobbi Pack, from MyMilitarySavings.com! – See more at: http://milspousefest.wpengine.com/the-best-things-in-life-are-free/#sthash.yijKs7kh.dpuf Thank you to our guest blogger, Bobbi Pack, from MyMilitarySavings.com! – See more at: http://milspousefest.wpengine.com/the-best-things-in-life-are-free/#sthash.yijKs7kh.dpuf Thank you to our guest blogger, Bobbi Pack, from MyMilitarySavings.com! As I get the kiddos ready to go back to school and my wallet becomes […]

DoD PROVIDES SAME-SEX MARRIED COUPLES BENEFITS

Originally posted on MPFC on  August 14, 2013 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PROVIDES SAME-SEX MARRIED COUPLES BENEFITS – REGISTRATION READY NO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 3rd.    (Washington, August 14, 2013) – Today the Department of Defense cleared the final barrier for same-sex married couples to accessing spousal benefits. All spouses and children in same-sex military families […]