Military Marriage Day

Military Marriage Day

Why are military spouses celebrating LOVE in August? According to Bree Carroll, they picked the day August 14th because it lands six months after Valentine’s Day as another unique opportunity to celebrate love! It is no secret that the military community faces higher rates of divorce with the stress and strain of military life. The […]

How to Practice Self-Care While Inside Your Home

How to Practice Self-Care While Inside Your Home

As military spouses, we find ourselves dealing with PCS’s, deployments, TDYs, duty nights, being away from our family and friends, and so many other random situations. Practicing self-care is important for us. We’re holding down the homefront, and we need to ensure we are taken care of. When many hear “self-care,” they immediately think, “oh, […]

The Best MilSpouse Groups on Facebook

The Best MilSpouse Groups on Facebook

Where are you getting your best milspo advice on Facebook?  Time to face it, Facebook is where it’s at! Whether or not you have yet to join the cult-like platform, it opens a plethora of information to all interest groups. But for milspouses, it can connect you in ways that other corners of the internet […]

The Top 10 Reasons To Go To MilSpouseFest

The Top 10 Reasons To Go To MilSpouseFest

Maybe it’s your first time hearing about MilSpouseFest. Or possibly a friend has told you about it. Or perhaps you’ve seen the posts on social media about ALLLLLLLllllll the greatness. It sounds great and something you want to check out, but you’re still on the fence about going.  Get off that fence and get in […]

How to Connect to Your Duty Station

How to Connect to Your Duty Station

How long have you lived at your current installation?Long enough to know what’s going on? I’m always surprised with all of the activities and events available on our installations, and how many people don’t know about them. One easy way to start getting information is to “like” your local installation’s Facebook page. The Public Affairs […]

Comfortable Being Alone

Comfortable Being Alone

Do you often find yourself alone? In this military lifestyle, it sometimes feels like we are left on our own more often than we are actually with our spouses. It can be tough to deal with. We miss them. We are left to handle the realities of day to day life all on our own. […]