Make Money with these 8 Successful Reseller Tips

The garage is overflowing, the drawers are ready to burst, and there are more than a few mystery boxes in a closet...

5 Yummy School Lunch Ideas That Will Shake Up Your Kids...

This post is sponsored by iHerb. Your kids are headed back to school and that means its time...

15 Things to Create the Perfect Eco-Friendly Kitchen

Do you remember that scene in Wall-E where Wall-E shows off his finds to Eva in his home (which my husband likens...

Taste Test: Japanese Snacks with Live Iwakuni

It's happened. You've been in one of those immaculate Japanese 7-11s and after the initial shock of how sparkly clean it...

Do You Even Kondo?

Netflix sensation Marie Kondo has been taking the world by storm with her unconventional KonMari tidying methods. I tried to avoid the...

10 Tips to Break Up the White-Wall Monotony in Base Housing

Few things kill a creative person’s spirit more than the inability to paint or decorate boring white walls. Instead of a quick...

The Pros and Cons of Living On Base

Even though you’ve just started to really like the people next door, and you finally found a taco place that speaks to...

6 Natural Air Fresheners for Your Home

Do you have a new rental or room in your house that has a funky smell that just won't go away? Yea, we've been there. It's bad...

7 Things You Need to Create a Relaxing Outdoor Space

Moving every few years can be both exciting and exhausting. It’s invigorating to freshen up and redecorate a new space. It’s equally...

DIY Alphabet Book for Some Learning Fun

We are all Marie Kondo-ing right now. We have old books, magazines and catalogs leftover from the holidays, and newspapers ads that...

15 Best Netflix, Hulu, & Amazon Prime TV Shows to Watch...

You've had a long day with the kids and just want to curl up on the sofa with a glass of liquid...

5 Easy & Kid-Friendly Vegan Snacks

If you're a busy parent, chances are that you've fallen victim to giving your child those easy go-to snacks that are packed...

Shopping for Japanese Wines with Live Iwakuni

The great Robert Louis Stevenson once said, “Wine is bottled poetry,” and folks, we couldn’t agree more. Its bottled poetry, bottled...

Go-To Camping Meals for the Adventurous Family

It’s a funny thing about nature: No matter what season it is, we can always find solace sitting in a chair, eyes transfixed on...

What to Pack in Your Military Express Shipment + Tips

Ah, PCS. An acronym that every military spouse knows far too well, and yet, it’s never quite mastered. Every move comes with...

10 Tips to Grill Like a Pro

For those that meal plan, it is not uncommon to have at least one night a week designated to a certain type of cuisine...

Moving to Tornado Alley? Here’s What You Need to Know.

Did you suddenly find yourself in the middle of the United States where tornado sirens are a thing? Welcome to Tornado Alley! Don’t stop...

9 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Cook in Your Air...

A few years ago, the Instant Pot was the hottest thing in the kitchen. Lives were changed with the programmable pressure cooker....

5 Easy Meal Ideas For PCS Season

So, your spouse has orders overseas and now it's time to get the house packed. Between navigating all of the paperwork, appointments, and timelines...

Delicious Freezable Breakfast Burritos for Busy Mornings

This post is sponsored by Produce for Kids Ahhh, weekday mornings. You gently open up your eyes...

Five Ways to Make Deployment Dinners Easier

When deployment has got you down the motivation to make elaborate meals is close to nil. Which is why as dinner time...

Moving to the Ring of Fire? Here’s What You Need to...

All eyes were on the Hawaiian Islands and their volcanic activity over the summer. In the military community, we look to Hawaii and the...

Pinterest Hack: Leave the Sand at the Beach

If you're both a mom of beach-loving kiddos and also married to a clean freak, the summer season can be stressful. How do you...

Finding the Right Place for You and Your Military Family

As a military family, the phrase “home is where the heart is” takes on new meaning. The truth is, you're going to...

Mastering Kansas City Style Barbecue Sauce

One of the perks of getting stationed in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas is the close proximity to Kansas City. And, if the Food Network has...

Commissary or Costco: Where to Get the Most for Your Money

Military moves mean restocking the pantry in the fridge often. Trying to do this in the savviest way possible is the challenge that comes...

4 Wallpaper Options that Aren’t Wallpaper for Base Housing

Nothing is constant in a military family's life. They will have a new neighborhood, a new dentist, and new friends every couple of years. To...

Cook the Perfect Valentine’s Day Dinner

Valentine's Day is one of those fun holidays. It's the kind where you are not obligated to travel far and wide to visit family...

5 Super Bowl Snack Ideas for Game Day

So, you're gearing up for the Super Bowl! Whether your favorite team is playing or not, the Super Bowl is a fun excuse to...

Trying All the Commissary Ramen Noodles

Ramen has always been there to carry us through the good and bad times. Broke college student, empty fridge, tired as a mother, or...

3 Soup Recipes to Keep You Warm Through Winter

It's winter. And, depending on where you're stationed, it is probably cold, or at least colder than you'd like. For example, 60 degrees and...

Puzzle-Piecing Furniture: Making the Perfect Space with What You Have

With every PCS military spouses find themselves asking, "How am I going to make my furniture fit in here?" Sometimes we move to a...

5 Easy and Healthy Kid-Friendly Lunches

After what feels like a 25-hour-long morning, you want your little one to have a nice, healthy lunch, but you also want it to...

Keeping the Magic of the Season When You are not Home...

Sometimes it’s great to go home — wherever you consider that to be — for the holiday season. Maybe you have extended family and lifelong friends...

Bringing that Christmas Feeling to Your Warm-Weather Duty Station

If you grew up somewhere that gets snow in the winter, it can feel very odd to move somewhere and know there is no...

Food For A Kid’s Party

Kid's party food can be tricky...children can be notoriously picky eaters, and sometimes the occasion calls for more than just a few pizzas (although,...