How Do You Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day?

How Do You Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day?

St. Patrick’s Day was originally a day to celebrate St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. It was set aside on March 17th, the day of his death. Over the centuries, St. Patrick’s day has evolved from a religious holiday where people attended church in the morning and then celebrated and feasted in the evening, […]

The Sip : We Got the Spring Vibes Over Here

The Sip by MilSpouseFest   Spring is here! Well…almost, maybe for some of us? Look, if you don't feel like your part of the world is warming up yet, it will soon, I promise!   Special thanks to Purdue, our sponsor for this edition of the Sip.  MilSpouse life can be hectic. Online classes at Purdue […]

Today is Hug a GI Day

Today is Hug a GI Day

March 4th is Hug a GI Day. This is not a national holiday, but it is still a day set aside to acknowledge and thank those members of the US Armed Forces for their service and sacrifice. While it is unknown when this day began, or what its origins are, it’s a nice way to […]

March is Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month. The concept of this national celebration began in 1981 when Congress declared the week of March 7th as “Women’s History Week.” Over the next five years, Congress annually declared a week in March as “Women’s History Week.” In 1987 after being petitioned by the National Women’s History Project, Congress declared […]

How to Choose the Best Daycare for Your Kids

How to Choose the Best Daycare for Your Kids

How do you find quality daycare?  As a family that’s frequently on the move, finding sitters you trust isn’t just a one-time event but an every few years event. Made even more complicated that you’re new to an area and have only online reviews to go off of. Stress much? No one wants to leave […]

Operation Purple Camp Locations Announced for 2020

Operation Purple Camp Locations Announced for 2020

This article originally appeared on MilitaryBridge.com Operation Purple Camps are a wonderful opportunity for military children to spend a week at camp. This article will let you know more about them as they may be an option for your own children. Since 2004, Operation Purple Camp has served over 64,000 Military Kids.  Operation Purple Camp […]

Bea Arthur Served in the Military

Bea Arthur, famous for roles like Maude and Dorothy Zbornak (Golden Girls), served in the US Marines before she became the famous quick-witted actress we all remember her as. She enlisted in 1943 at the age of 21. Arthur was one of the first members of the Women’s Reverse. She drove military trucks and was […]

What are You Watching on Disney+?!

What are You Watching on Disney+?!

Adults born in all decades rejoiced with the release of Disney+ and with it, access to hundreds of movies and shows, including those that were kept tightly “in the vault.” But now, thanks to Disney’s new streaming program, users can stream (and download!) some of the best shows from years past. So what are you […]