When Your Military Kid Isn’t Feeling All That Resilient
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When Your Military Kid Isn’t Feeling All That Resilient

Inside: We love to taut the resilience of military kids, but the truth is, it’s hard. What do you do when your military kid isn’t feeling all that resilient? I watched everything in my room get wrapped in layers of brown packing paper and put into boxes labeled “Boy Room.” My trophies and favorite legos…

The Ultimate List of Summer Resources for Military Kids
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The Ultimate List of Summer Resources for Military Kids

Any deployment is challenging, especially when you are the solo parent to young children. But deployments that stretch over the summer are especially difficult for the parent at home. Summer disrupts many activities and extracurriculars, and it means that a working parent must scramble to find additional childcare options. I have gone through several summertime…

16 Inspirational Quotes for Military Kids That Will Make You Smile
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16 Inspirational Quotes for Military Kids That Will Make You Smile

Inside: Inspirational quotes for military kids that will make your heart skip a beat. They’re the perfect set of deployment quotes to inspire your kids during the ups and downs of deployment. Military kids are truly impressive. They live all the challenges of military life, but they never signed up for it. They experience deployments, long…

The Ultimate Guide to Deployment Resources for Military Kids
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The Ultimate Guide to Deployment Resources for Military Kids

Inside: Discover programs, products and free resources to help military kids get through a parent’s military deployment. These are the best deployment resources for military kids.  No matter their age, military kids may struggle during deployment. Some act sad and lonely when they miss their deployed parent. Other times, military children misbehave or act out…

19 Must-Have Books for Military Kids During Deployment
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19 Must-Have Books for Military Kids During Deployment

Inside: Learn some of the best books for military kids during deployment. Plus, 3 different ways to read to military kids to help them make sense of deployment. Half his life. Only half. That’s the amount of time my husband’s been around since our son was born over 4 years ago. Military life is filled with…