9 Military Relationship Myths – Busted
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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…

A Letter to Every Military Girlfriend Who Feels Discouraged
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A Letter to Every Military Girlfriend Who Feels Discouraged

One of my most vivid memories of military life was during a time when I was a military girlfriend. Nearing our thirties, my boyfriend and I had been together for several years already. In the beginning we were long distance, and after almost two years together, I moved from the Midwest to Coastal North Carolina…

5 Best Ways to Support Your Service Member at Basic Training
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5 Best Ways to Support Your Service Member at Basic Training

When my fiance left for basic training, the days afterward were incredibly hard. But as I learned how to cope and take better care of myself, I realized that the hardest part wasn’t him being gone, the hardest part was learning how to support my service member through basic. I knew that his physical, as well as his…