Contaminated Water an Ongoing Issue for Military Families — What You...

This post is sponsored by Environmental Labs. All writings and opinions are that of Daily Mom Military. Something is in the water on or around...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

Recipe Substitutions You Make When the Commissary is Fresh Out

Shopping at the commissary is just one of the many great benefits available to us as military family members, but you’ve probably been there...

Thanksgiving Side Dishes to Wow a Crowd: Sweet Potato Soufflé

Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and with the holiday season comes a flurry of fall-themed recipes that will no doubt flood the internet. It can be...

DIY Can’t Play Sign

Raise your hand if the neighborhood kids ring your doorbell every seven minutes asking if your kids can come out to play? Keep your...

Pinterest Hack: Paint-Be-Gone

For the past two years, my son has insisted on being a firefighter for Halloween. As we were getting closer to Halloween last year,...

Cooking For Crowds

Food brings people together, and, as a military family, food is at the center of a lot of our relationships. Cooking for a crowd...

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...

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...

Cookie Exchange Favorites

Cookie exchanges can be hosted in a variety of ways, and we've been to them all! There's the laid-back exchange, where you bring your own...

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...

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...

Southern Shrimp and Grits Recipe

When you think of Southern food, you probably immediately think fried. While you certainly would be correct about that, there are also some interesting...

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...

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...

How To Make Perfect Homemade Margaritas

You don’t grow up two hours north of the Texas-Mexico border and not acquire a taste for margaritas. For the beginner margarita drinker, lesson...

Making Beautifully Personalized Holiday Cards

Take a family picture, order 100 holiday cards, process them for mailing. We tend to repeat this stale pattern year after year. What if we made...

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...

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...

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....

Organization Hacks for That One Room We All Have

You just got the phone call that you've been dreading for months. There's a knot in the pit of your stomach and...

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...

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...

The No-Fail Hummus Recipe

It's no secret that a lot of companies put fillers and preservatives in hummus — not something we want to encourage our families to eat...

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...

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...

Staying Fit and Eating Clean During PCS Limbo

Going through a permanent change of station (PCS) is a real pain in the a--. But it’s what military members and their families do....

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...

Delicious Freezable Breakfast Burritos for Busy Mornings

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

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...

Okinawan Taco Rice

If you have been stationed in Okinawa, then you are well aware of the foodie phenomenon called taco rice, a culinary culture clash of...

Disaster Prep: 8 Things to Have on Hand

You’ve lived many places. You’ve conquered many things. But, if you’re living in the projected path of a storm (we’re looking at you Florence...