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The Wonderful Benefits of AFRCs – A Resort Experience at a Fraction of the...

My husband and I are coming up on 35 years of marriage. For those of you just starting out, that sounds like forever, but...
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Confession: I’m a Horrible Gift Giver, But I’m Trying to be Better

Years ago, I had a secret pal at church. She was the church pianist and my daughter’s Sunday school teacher - a really sweet...
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How to be a Better Houseguest

Visiting family and friends is fantastic. Having visitors as a military family can be so much fun! But how to make it fantastic for everyone...
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At Ease: Taking a Day Off With Your Little Platoon

Do you have a day off scheduled into your week? I didn't always. Once I became intentional about it, I don't know how I lived...

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Dear Family: Please Visit Us

I enjoy visiting home. My husband and I are from the same hometown in Iowa, and most of our family still resides there. I...

The Struggle to Choose Joy

We’ve been at our new duty station for a little over seven months now, so we have passed the “adjustment period” of a typical...

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