14 Best Going Away Gifts Your Friend Will Remember
Friendship

14 Best Going Away Gifts Your Friend Will Remember

Each year friends say goodbye to great friends. Sometimes we’re the ones moving and sometimes we’re the ones staying behind. Both are tough places to be in as you watch approximately one-third of your friends leave. Your friends already know how much you love them and a gift isn’t going to change that, but it’s…

9 Military Relationship Myths – Busted
Military Girlfriend

9 Military Relationship Myths – Busted

Military relationships get a lot of attention, both within the military community and by those looking in on it. Television shows like Army Wives don’t always help the situation, though they can give the civilian community a glimpse of some of the things this life entails. There are many similarities in military relationships, but there…

How to Build Cooperation, Independence and Listening Using a Printable Schedule for Kids
Schedule / Routine

How to Build Cooperation, Independence and Listening Using a Printable Schedule for Kids

Inside: Whether you’re looking for a toddler schedule or school-aged routine, this printable daily schedule for kids is customizable and can work for any age! “What time do your kids go to bed at night?” a friend asked. When I responded with 7 pm, her jaw felt straight to her pregnant belly. I half-smiled because on…

The Most Important Words You’ll Ever Say to Your Upset Child.
Better Listening

The Most Important Words You’ll Ever Say to Your Upset Child.

I’m already feeling uncomfortable. My stomach twists in a knot as my heart thuds against my chest. Bugs may as well be crawling up the back of my neck. It’s like that. My daughter’s been screaming on and off for the better part of two hours. I can hear her again in the background now,…

15 Unique Military Gifts That’ll Never Disappoint
Rules / Etiquette

15 Unique Military Gifts That’ll Never Disappoint

Gift giving can be challenging for so many reasons. When considering what military service members and family members want and need, the list of options can be overwhelming. Not everyone is interested in a military-centric gift, but for those that are, we have a list of 15 unique military gifts — for him, for her,…