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Months alone. Moving across the country. Worries and challenges. Military life can be hard. But it can also be wonderful. Together, we can overcome the hard and celebrate the wonderful. Join Jo, My Gosh! as we navigate this crazy, beautiful life together.

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The Blog: Jo, My Gosh!

Months alone. Moving across the country. Worries and challenges. Military life can be hard. But it can also be wonderful. Together, we can overcome the hard and celebrate the wonderful. Join Jo, My Gosh! as we navigate this crazy, beautiful life together.

Enjoy!

5 Gifts That Will Up Your Care Package Game

This post is sponsored in part by Nakturnal. All work and opinions are my own.  An extended absence from a loved one brings up a lot of feelings and situations that can be difficult. There are practical things to take into consideration; there are emotions to deal with; there are financial issues to think about. I remember dealing with all of that and then being like… “and what else can I put in a care package?” I was out of …

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8 of the Best Care Packages to Send to Friends

You know who likes mail? Everyone. Check it, it’s true. But your friends especially would love a care package from you. Which is why you …

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One out of every three military-connected people reports poor sleep. Use these ideas to get some quality zzzs. #military #milfam #sleep #advice #ldr #longdistance #longdistancerelationship

5 Ways to Sleep Better During Deployment

This post is sponsored by Blue Star Families. All opinions and work are my own. I was exhausted. Days that bled into months of poor …

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Make sure that your overseas care packages makes it safe and sound. #military #happymail #carepackages #military #deployment #advice #dosanddonts

Don’t Send These 8 Things in OCONUS Care Packages

Your service member is overseas and you want to feel connected via care packages. It’s so tempting to send all the things they love in …

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Keep this on hand for your holiday #military care packages . #2020 #carepackage #carepackages #happymail #milspouse #militaryspouse #milfam #militaryfamily

These Are the 2020 Mailing Deadlines for Military Care Packages

It’s the fall, which means we’re talking about holiday care packages. While you might not have even bought trick-or-treat candy yet, it’s time to start …

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3 Tips to Work Your Small Business On the Go

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Navy Federal Credit Union. All opinions are 100% mine. I don’t even want to …

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Long distance relationships can be hard, especially when you fight. Here's how to do it the "right" way. #communication #longdistance #longdistancerelationship #ldr #relationship #deployment #military #jomygosh #milspouse #militaryspouse #milso

How to Argue Constructively When You’re Far Apart

by Meg Flanagan For the first two or so years of my military marriage, my husband and I were not in the same state. For …

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