Are You On a #GratitudeMission This November?

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Navy Federal Credit Union. All opinions are 100% mine. I don’t know about Gratitude Mission you, but this year has gone by so fast! It’s hard to believe that Veterans Day is past and Thanksgiving is just a few days later. The entire month, […]

Milspouse, Are You Using This Free Education Grant?

This post is sponsored by MedCerts. All work and opinions are my own. It’s one of the biggest mistakes I’ve made as a military spouse. And no, I’m not talking about handing over my credit card instead of ID at the base gate. Or parking in the “Gen. Parking” spot in front of the Commissary. […]

4 Huge Money-Saving Travel Tips for Military Families

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Navy Federal Credit Union. All opinions are 100% mine. Navy Federal is federally insured by NCUA. If there’s one thing I know about military families, it’s that they’re (almost always) up for adventure. Whether it’s moving across the country or planning a vacation on […]

Here’s an Easy Way to Support Military Families This Summer

I received compensation from Blue Star Families in exchange for this blog post. As always, all opinions and work are mine. “Small things add up.” As a kid, I was always in a rush. I craved doing more, accomplishing more, and making the most of every single second I had. That meant I read through […]

Here’s How to Win an Xbox Series S for Your Military Kid

Here's how to win not one but TWO Xbox Series S and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate passes for your military child through Blue Star Families' get one, gift one contest in honor of Month of the Military Child #sponsored #militarychild #militarykid #milkid #gaming #gifting #militaryfamily #milfam #militaryspouse #milspouse #militarymom #milmom #milspo #milspos #milso #milsos #free #freebies #deals

This post is sponsored by Blue Star Families. All work and opinions are my own.  Military life can be lonely. It can be lonely moving from one place to another, often without family or friends close by. It can me lonely moving from one state to another where you don’t sound like the locals, one […]

5 Ways Anyone Can Celebrate Military Appreciation Month

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Navy Federal Credit Union. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ll be honest: before I married into the military, I had no idea what Military Appreciation Month was. I didn’t even know there was a Military Appreciation Month. I’d never heard of Military Spouse Appreciation […]

6 On-Point Gifts for Military Spouses

This post is sponsored by Nakturnal. All opinions and work are my own. There’s something wonderful about surprising a friend with a gift. Whether it’s for Military Spouse Appreciation Day, Mother’s Day, or “just because,” a little happy mail lets someone know you’re thinking of them and brightens their day. (And you all know how […]

Here’s How to Snag $650 in Goodies for Your Military Child

It's super simple and it takes 2 minutes. #sponsored #milkid #goodnightmilkid #army #navy #airforce #marines #coastguard #jomygosh #arng #reserves #nationalguard #ng #sleep #sleeptroubles #sleepissues #militarychild #militarykid #milkid #milchild #milfamily #militaryfamily

This post is sponsored by Blue Star Families. All opinions and work are my own. Deployment wrecks sleep habits. For anyone who has experienced the deployment of a loved one, you know this is true. Maybe you miss sleeping alongside your person. Maybe you’re up all night with worries and a racing mind. Maybe it’s […]

9 Reasons Military Families Need a Buyer’s Agent During a PCS

This post is sponsored by PCSCashback.com. All opinions and work are my own. It’s hard to believe that John and I have been homeowners for nearly three years. Those three years have given us insight and perspective. How should we have done this? Or that? What seemed like a good idea then wasn’t the best […]

6 Mistakes Military Families Make When Buying a Home

These are 6 big mistakes #military families make when purchasing a #house... and how to avoid them. Saving this for our next #PCS! #ad #move #homebuying #realestate #milspouse #militaryspouse #househunter #militaryfamily #milfam #jomygosh #tips #homeowner #renting #homehelp

This post is sponsored by PCSCashback.com. All opinions and work are mine.  I’m not proud of it. When John and I went to close on our home– our very first home purchase, ever!– I almost passed out as the real estate agent slid the contract across the very large, very wide table. Little black spots […]