Author Archives: Commander in Chief At home

About Commander in Chief At home

Erin is a military spouse and, sometimes temporarily single mom to 4 boys. She's a parenting coach, writer, teacher, special needs (Autism) mom, and much more.

Hilton Helps Veterans

As Veterans Day approaches on Nov. 11, Hilton is looking to spread the word about a unique benefit it offers to veterans: free hotel stays for job-hunt related travel. Here’s how it works: Veterans who need to travel for any job-related … Continue reading

Posted in military family, Military news | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Soldier’s Heart, Sending A Core Message to “Take A Stand for What’s Right”

In her debut single, storyteller/singer-songwriter AJ Duke takes the listener on a journey into the heart of some of America’s bravest. Singer-songwriter, AJ Duke (www.AJDuke.com), will release her debut single “Soldier’s Heart” in honor of Veteran’s Day on November 9th, … Continue reading

Posted in military family, Product Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Buena Park Salutes Military With Exclusive Deals Throughout Orange County

   As a small token of appreciation for their service to our country, Buena Park and attractions throughout Orange County are offering discounts and upgrades to active and retired U.S. Military personnel in November and December. Start your adventure at … Continue reading

Posted in Giveaway, military family, Military news | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song Honoring The Troops & Their Families

  – Grammy-Nominated artists John Ondrasik aka Five For Fighting and Jim Brickman have announced a special collaboration to send a message of thanks, love, and support to the troops this holiday season with the song, “Christmas Where You Are.”  Watch a snippet of the lyric … Continue reading

Posted in military family, Product Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Movie: The Man Who Invented Christmas- Giveaway coming soon

The Man Who Invented Christmas tells of the magical journey that led to the creation of Ebenezer Scrooge (Christopher Plummer), Tiny Tim and other classic characters from A Christmas Carol. Directed by Bharat Nalluri (MISS PETTIGREW LIVES FOR A DAY), the film … Continue reading

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

Dropping the #MilKid off at College- It’s Complicated

We all know that military family life and civilian family life differ. What you might not realize is that this month, and next, as families drop their 18 and 19 year olds off at college for the first time, military … Continue reading

Posted in Living abroad, military family, Military news, No Nonsense Parenting | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

Free, online resources help Veterans solve problems and overcome everyday challenges

Social and emotional well-being is an important part of overall health. Managing everyday stressors such as family, financials, and work can be a lot for anyone. Veterans, Service Members and their families can also face unique challenges. Everyone needs help … Continue reading

Posted in military family, Military news | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Comforting Those Who Need it Most

Life is a miracle filled with G-d’s blessings, love, and cherished memories. Life also comes with struggles, temptations, and loss. At some point in our lives, we will grieve the loss of a loved one. Our grief is one of … Continue reading

Posted in Product Review, sponsored post | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Defending peace-of-mind with military family life insurance plans

Guest Post: Preparing Your Family’s Finances Before a Deployment: Five Essential Tips Planning for a deployment can be hard on the entire family, as there is a lot that needs to be done to help the transition go smoothly. One … Continue reading

Posted in military family, Military news | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Small Bathroom Decor Ideas

Is your bathroom so small that it’s hard to imagine it as a place you can call your own personal sanctuary? There is no denying the fact that small bathrooms are challenging to use and to decorate. If your bathroom … Continue reading

Posted in military family, Product Review, sponsored post | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment