Rapid, Unexpected Deployments: 8 Military Spouses Share What to Do Next

Something happens. It might be a foreign policy issue. A hurricane at home. A disaster somewhere else. But something happens. And suddenly, your spouse comes home with orders for a rapid deployment. You weren’t expecting this. There are birthdays to celebrate and home improvement projects to do. Vacations to go on. There are plans for […]

9 Surprising Ways You Might Be Violating OPSEC and PERSEC

I’m going to be honest: as a new military girlfriend, I was absolutely terrible at OPSEC and PERSEC. I was so new to the whole military thing that I didn’t really grasp what it was, what information was important to protect, or why it was even a thing I should worry about. After all, I […]