What Spouses and Family Members Can Expect Regarding Communication During Basic Training and Boot Camp
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What Spouses and Family Members Can Expect Regarding Communication During Basic Training and Boot Camp

Inside: What to expect when your service member leaves for basic training – care packages, letters, phone calls – we break it all down! If someone you love is going off to Boot Camp or Basic Training, you’re probably nervous about the lack of communication. Don’t worry, we have answers! My own husband went to…

How to Send Care Packages for Troops Overseas – Idiot’s Guide
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How to Send Care Packages for Troops Overseas – Idiot’s Guide

A great way to boost morale during deployment is to send care packages for troops. Whether you are trying to support your military loved one, or just want to donate to troops and let them know they are remembered, then we have everything you need to know to easily send care packages to soldiers and…

50+ Best Motivational Military Quotes That’ll Make You Look Badass
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50+ Best Motivational Military Quotes That’ll Make You Look Badass

Military life can seem unfamiliar and scary at times. When it comes to navigating the many new situations that come our way as service members, military spouses, or family members, it’s helpful to know that others have also gone through them. Here’s when it’s nice to hear from others that there is hope! We’ve gathered…

37+ Funny Welcome Home Sign Ideas for Military Families
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37+ Funny Welcome Home Sign Ideas for Military Families

Yay! Homecoming is here! Whether you are welcoming your service member home from their first or fifth deployment, you’ll want to make sure it’s special. For some military families, the end of deployment means a big ceremony and fuss. For others, it’s a low-fuss airport pickup. Sometimes, it’s a surprise and other times, it’s simply…

The GIANT Holiday Gift Guide of Vet and MilSpouse Owned Businesses
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The GIANT Holiday Gift Guide of Vet and MilSpouse Owned Businesses

Need ideas for the people on your gift list? Why not purchase from military families and veteran-owned companies? Every company on this listed was started by a military spouse or veteran! You’ll see that there is a huge variety of gifts—from handmade jewelry and painted glassware, to bags made from re-purposed military surplus supplies. There…