Category Archives: Military news

Our President Elect, Let’s Deal With It

It’s going to be ok. If you are feeling overwhelmed, try some kindergarten calming soup breathing… Smell the soup, blow on the soup, smell the soup, blow on the soup, in-out, in-out.  Now, let’s get on with it. If you … Continue reading

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IGNITE Opportunities For Military Connected Women

Women Vet/Milspo Entrepreneurship Will IGNITE this November 18th in Savannah Learn, Network & Meet These Successful Women Veteran Entrepreneurs! By Sarah O’Connell Kristina Guerrero could hear her heart pumping as the doors opened to the Shark Tank conference room on … Continue reading

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Focus on PTSD- Wounded Warrior and the Dog Who Saved Him

Luis Carlos Montalvan is a 17-year veteran of the US Army who served multiple tours abroad. His decorations include two Bronze Stars, the Purple Heart, the Army Commendation Medal for Valor, and the Combat Action Badge. In addition to these … Continue reading

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Vet Tix Awards 2 Million Event Tickets to U.S. Military Community

Vet Tix reached a major milestone, earlier this month, in its support of the U.S. military community. It has now provided 2 million free event tickets, over eight years, to currently serving members of the military, veterans and family members … Continue reading

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Tricare Authorizes Urgent Care Visits for Military Families, Without Pre-Approval

Tricare released good news for military families.  Families like ours will soon be permitted two in-network urgent care visits per family member, per fiscal year, without pre-approval.  This is good news not only for families, but also for medical care … Continue reading

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Find Flexible, Portable Work That’s Right for You

LiveOps Contributed Article It’s difficult to balance work and family. No one seems to have found the mathematical solution to make all the pieces fit perfectly together. Having a spouse in the military with the transfers and moves that are … Continue reading

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Military Moms Get Breast Pumps Covered 100% Through Tricare

For new military moms or who are expecting a baby, you can get a a breast pump 100% covered by Tricare! The Breastfeeding Shop will send it to you free of charge along with 2 accessory kits & 6 boxes … Continue reading

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Finally Opening My Eyes (Guest Post)

By Bill Lockard, US Army, Retired; Financial Coach It wasn’t until my third deployment until I realized I was the one who had it easy.  By the time I redeployed from Iraq, I finally realized it was my wife who … Continue reading

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Easy, Confidential Counseling from Relationup

I want to introduce you to a Guest Blogger, named Rhonda Milrad, MSW. She is the Founder of Relationup which is a new app that provides live, one-on-one relationship advice from professionals via your mobile device. You can log onto … Continue reading

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6 Ways Endure Deployment More Easily

I started this blog 5 years ago, when Horatio and I broke the news of deployment to our boys.  I wrote posts to help myself and others get through long deployments.  During deployments, often, the days are long, but the … Continue reading

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