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 StageAnticipation of loss vs. denialTrain-up/long hours awayGetting affairs in orderMental/physical distanceArgumentsTime frame: variableThe onset of this stage begins with the w...Full Story
Anyone who has deployed to the Middle East knows that sending chocolate is usually an exercise in futility. It melts, quickly. While a chocolate Easter bunny missing his ears is just a quality i... more.
If my soldier were to deploy tomorrow I would not know what was going to be on TV. He is my TV guide. Sure, there are shows I hate to miss but have so much running through my mind, keeping track of late night dramas is not one of my priorities. Besides, I don’t have ... Continue Reading