4 More Reasons to Attend Our MilSpouseFest Event

4 More Reasons to Attend Our MilSpouseFest Event

I can’t believe it is November! Thanksgiving is around the corner, but before we get our turkeys cooking, we have four more MilSpouseFest events to bring to you. That’s right! We are having four events, two on Monday, November 16th, and two on Thursday, November 19th. You can sign up using the links below! November […]

The Sip: To the Veterans, We Salute You

The Sip by MilSpouseFest “Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country's cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he best can, the same cause.” ― Abraham Lincoln As November begins, we look to Veterans Day, a day for honoring those who […]

These 7 GIFs Describe the Deployment Wall Perfectly

(Photo: US Air Force, Airman Rhett Isbell) You know that moment during deployment where it feels like you just can’t make it another second? Maybe it’s because life sucker-punched you right when there was a comm blackout. Maybe it’s because it’s really hard to solo-parent. Maybe it’s another reason that makes deployment hard. Or maybe […]

It’s National Veterans Small Business Week

It's National Veterans Small Business Week

The Small Business Administration (SBA) has declared November 2nd-6th as National Veterans Small Business Week. This has been set aside as a time to focus on veterans, issues they may face, and the options available to them for sustaining their small businesses. During this time the SBA posts blogs on different topics, holds social media […]

Soldiers’ Angels Treats for Troops Program

Have you heard of the Soldiers’ Angels Treats for Troops program? This program is a Halloween candy collection program where local businesses accept excess Halloween candy from kids in exchange for goodies. The most popular businesses that participate are dental offices— but it is a great program for any location— gyms, schools, churches, and more! Once collected, […]

November is Warrior Care Month

In 2008, after reports of wounded troops being treated in “substandard facilities” came out in the Army News Service, the Department of Defense established Warrior Care Programs (WCP). These programs helped to create accountability and uniform standards of care across all the branches of military service. This included everything from the recovery process, going back […]