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.
During deployment, we don’t just worry about our service member’s safety, we worry about the house burning down for good measure. We don’t just worry about the deployment being extended, we worry about the freckle on our elbow that will probably turn into cancer. If that isn’t enough, we also worry that six hairs clogging the ... Continue Reading