No military family gets excited about deployment; instead, we kick it into high gear with planning for such things as financial and legal readiness, child-care arrangements and emotional stability.... more
Deployment is a major event in the lives of military families. From pre-mobilization to care package ideas to reintegration, we have all the resources you need to practically and emotionally prepare for a deployment.
The pre-deployment stage is characterized alternately by denial and anticipation of loss.Full Story
Some tips and tricks to consider if you are planning to send a care package to the Middle East for a service member.
When you are dating a sailor, soldier, Marine, airman or Coastie you know your military man (or woman!) will be facing peril when they deploy. But do you know that this is a perilous time in your relationship too? Some couples go through a deployment and stick together. Others choose to go in very different ... Continue Reading