I Gave Birth While My Soldier Was Away: 7 Ways To Make The Most Of This Bittersweet Time

Service members and their families make sacrifices every day. Sometimes that means missing the birth of a child. Here are three stories and three ways to make the most of baby’s arrival, inspire hope, and help you connect with your soldier during this special time. Sarah McCool (Germany) After trying for six months to conceive, my husband received a deployment … [Read more...]

7 Reasons Military Spouses Rock

What defines a military spouse? We’re a unique mix of men and women who silently serve in the shadows…waiting patiently for our spouses. We are mothers, fathers, full-time workers or caretakers, the cooks, nurses, cleaners, carpoolers. It can be all short of exhausting but it has provided me the most incredible experiences of my life. So in honor of Military Spouse Appreciation … [Read more...]