11 Gifts for the New Year to Start You Off on...

You might be full-force on thinking about the holidays: the parties, the gifts, the festivities. But right after the holidays comes another...

Decorating for the Holidays while PCSing

Every military family has a running timeline in their head. When you're awaiting orders to a new duty station, you quietly countdown...

Our Favorite Want, Need, Share, Read, Wear Christmas List for Kids...

What's on your kid's Christmas list this year? If you're anything like us, you handed them the catalogs from big box stores...

7 Tips to Survive the Holidays Away from Family

Military life often pulls us away from our extended family members, and that can be especially hard over the holiday season. Holidays...

5 Types of Advent Calendars To Try This Year

Advent Calendars are a fun way to celebrate the upcoming holidays, and they don't always have to be religious. You can countdown...

10 Easy Ways to Transform Your Elf on the Shelf to...

Looking for easy ideas for your Elf on the Shelf this year? While the elaborate ideas that flood the internet are magical,...

Holiday Deals from Military Spouse and Veteran Owned Companies

Holiday shopping has probably begun in your house, and if you've been holding out for some awesome holiday sales then you're in...

14 Holiday Gifts for the Tough to Shop for Teen

Finding the perfect gift is harder for some than for others. Teens are notoriously picky and particular when it comes to gift-giving....

The Best Christmas Gifts for Mom (or Yourself, We Don’t Judge)

Christmas is right around the corner, and many of us are searching for the perfect Christmas gifts for mom or trying to...

Best Subscription Boxes for the Holidays

Shopping for the holidays can feel daunting. The stores begin filling the shelves with items in August and September—when it is still...

The Ultimate List of Cool Gifts for Military Guys this Holiday...

The men in our life hold a special place in our hearts. Fathers, brothers, husbands, and sons, we've got several men on...

10 Reasons to Run a Turkey Trot This Year

Everyone knows that Thanksgiving is the best holiday for shamelessly filling yourself with layer upon layer of savory meals and satisfying sweets....

6 Tips to Rock a Friendsgiving Feast

When you are far from home and missing your family, holidays can be hard. Is it even Thanksgiving if you aren't huddled...

5 Tips to Help You Get Ready for the Holidays

The holiday season is officially upon us—making it special and stress-free requires some planning and preparation. There are various small steps we...

Halloween Costume Ideas and Pro-Tips that Can Help Even the Busiest...

Here we are. October is in full swing and your kids still don't have their Halloween costumes picked out. The kids have...

The Unknown Ghosts of New Bern, NC

The cooler weather, talks of Halloween, and historical places often lead to stories featuring ghosts. If you're stationed at Camp Lejeune, you're...

5 Tips to Create the Perfect Trunk-or-Treat for Under $15

As summer fades, the supermarket school supply shelves are just about dry from the back to school shopping raids. And BAM, pumpkin...

7 Tips for Refocusing After Summer Break

The July 4th fireworks have long fizzled out. The beach ball is deflated and the damp towels have all piled up onto...

To the Bonus Dads on Father’s Day

To many, the term bonus dad means step-father. This is not always the case for military kids. For military kids, bonus dads come...

Our Top Picks for The Ultimate Father’s Day Gift

Dads are special to us. That's why we want to be able to give them the most special gifts possible this Father's...

Meaningful Father’s Day Gifts that Come from the Heart

Truly, the best gift for Father's Day is time spent with the dads in your life. But we know that military life...

Coolest Tech Gifts for Father’s Day That Will Have Dad Geeking...

Dad's are all about the latest gadget and the newest tools. They love to be the first to have the latest doo-dad...

Funny Father’s Day Gifts That Will Leave Dad Smiling

The dad (or dads) in your life is the one for whom the whoopie cushion never, ever gets old. He's the one...

Top Father’s Day Gifts for Military Dads

If your military husband is anything like all of our military husbands, their answer to the question of "What do you want...

Amazing Gift Ideas for Military Spouse Appreciation Day

Military Spouse Appreciation Day is the first Friday in May every year. Although we are constantly telling our fellow milspouses how totally...

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Active Duty Moms

Active duty moms are a special type of awesome. Not only do the pull all the duties of motherhood, they also pull...

Mother’s Day Gifts You Will Love

Mother's Day is rapidly approaching, and its just about the time of year when your partner might start asking you what you...

9 Hacks for Valentine’s Day at School

Remember Valentine's Day back in elementary school? You found the box of valentines in the seasonal aisle of Walmart with your favorite...

16 Things You Need for the Best Galentine’s Day Ever

Being a military spouse who is alone for the holidays is hard, but add in the fact that it's the day of...

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Women that She Will Love

Red alert — this is not a drill — Valentine's Day is just around the corner (which is probably why your favorite lady sent you this...

12 Things for the Most Romantic Valentine’s Day Date Ever

If you are lucky enough to have your service member home with you this Valentine's Day, then you might be getting ready to plan...

13 Unique Valentine’s Day Gifts for Kids

Valentine's Day is quickly approaching — we can tell because we're almost out of Christmas candy. Our military kids are tough and...

23 Valentine’s Day Gifts Military Guys and Girls Will Love

Valentine's Day is coming up fast. We know your tough guys and girls are probably telling you not to get them anything, but we...

Best Gifts for Military Girls

'Tis the season for sure and you don't know what to get for your favorite military girl. Whether your best friend, your sister, your...

Top Beauty Gifts for Moms

Mom created life from her body. She eats room-temp food on the regular to make sure everyone else is fed first. She loses sleep many...

Best Gifts for Kids in Military Families

Finding the best gifts for kids in military families can be a challenging process because so many kids have their military mamas or daddies...