Turn your device to portrait mode. Just trust me on this one.

2 Tips for Tackling Tough Topics with Kids

It goes without saying, raising kids in a military family has unique challenges. If you are a homeschooler, you face a few more challenges, as well… because even more of the information your kids gather and interpret and have questions about likely comes during their time spent with you. SpouseLink guest blogger Vicki DeLuzio noticed in her […]

Posted in Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Menu: “Green” Eating on St. Patrick’s Day

Get a taste of the “wearing of the green” by eating it. Luckily, we found a few options for you, courtesy of the Military Families who contributed their recipes to the Armed Forces Week 2005 United We Stand cookbook, printed by Fundcraft Publishing. We think they’re as valuable as gold and that you’ll find them filled with […]

Posted in Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Affordable Decor for Military Base Housing

By Kristen Fredericks SpouseLink Guest Blogger Let me start by saying I am thrilled to be SpouseLink’s new interior design contributor! SpouseLink will be posting a series of pieces where I will describe fun, budget-friendly ideas to update your space, whether you live on or off a military base, as well as easy how-to-guides for […]

Posted in Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Making a Dual-Military Marriage Work

By Riley Kennedy SpouseLink Guest Blogger There are incredible perks about being a dual-military couple. The most obvious of which is you have a partner who truly understands what you do every day. On the flip side, it can also be very stressful as you both maintain the same obligations to the military that often […]

Posted in Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Military Airfare Assistance for Our Heroes

As the founders of Helping Heroes Fly, Terri Keene and Pam Matt can tell you: being a 2-woman team has its challenges. But they also know that with every family reunion that follows the work they do together, there is joy that is priceless. In fact, the pair feel honored to help the nation’s brave […]

Posted in Money | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Surviving Deployment as an Expecting Mom

By Julie, The Healthy Home Cook SpouseLink Guest Blogger Dealing with deployment is hard. It’s a way of life that military spouses have accepted and live with every day. For those of us left behind, it can seem stressful, lonely and never ending. But, when you add pregnancy on top of it… Well, that is […]

Posted in Transitions | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Looking for a Flexible Career? Here You Go.

MomJonz of A Mom’s Blog has shared a few tips that every career-savvy MilSpouse will want to check out. We’ve got the gist below, but you’ll want to get the full details here: Flexible Careers for Military Spouses MilSpouse careers need to go where you go… And, because of that, they can be hard to find. But not impossible. Working […]

Posted in Money | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Win the “Battle” of Stuff

By Vicki DeLuzio SpouseLink Guest Blogger I am far from a minimalist, but once the new year begins, I always try to start up with a “cleaning of the goods”. After I put the Christmas decorations away, I have to remove some other things that have found their home in the sacred storage areas. It’s a […]

Posted in Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Recipe for Love: A Valentine’s Day Dinner Menu

Here’s the good news: There’s still time to shop for gifts and groceries for your Valentine! Here’s the other good news: Even if you’re not with the one you love on Valentine’s Day, you can still create a delicious meal celebrating your love for each other, and enjoy it with friends and family. And we’re […]

Posted in Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Get to Know 2017’s “Fire Rooster”

Welcome to Chinese Lunar New Year 2017, known as the year of the “Fire Rooster”! What’s it all about and what could it mean to you and your military family? We’ve got a few details for you to consider. Let’s get started… About the Chinese Zodiac The first thing to know about the Year of the […]

Posted in Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Subscribe to SpouseLink

Subscribers get a newsletter and can join in the conversation by adding comments. Join now! Already have an account? Sign In

follow Spouselink
follow Spouselink