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Living It - Week 27

Tip #99 – Be Organized

When I wrote “101 Tips for When They’re Back” I had a fair number of suggestions for making life easier for their return by being organized.   628 more words

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1001 Tips for Military Families - Tip #459

Deployment Weight 

I have battled with my weight my whole life. I love food (and hate it all at the same time).  My favourite foods are usually over 200calories a bite!   506 more words

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Living It - Week 26

Make a Calendar Together – Tip #65

We are now past the halfway mark of this deployment and even though I have the deployment candy jar marking down time, the kids are older and I think need to see it on an actual calendar.   160 more words

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Living It! - Week 25

Journal Daily – Tip #10

So…  I have not been following my own advice and writing in a journal this deployment. When we had our last deployment I wrote in a journal every day (sometimes only a line or two) and then sent the journals over for my husband to read about our daily lives, the kids would draw pictures on pages and we even put in photos or ticket stubs.   317 more words

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Recommended Reading - "Rain, Reign"

A must read for all educators and parents!

Every now and again I am lucky enough to stumble onto a book for kids that I can’t put down, that makes me think and tells a moving story. 867 more words

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1001 Tips for Military Families - Tip #458

Loneliness – Tip #458

No one tells you about the times you are going to feel utterly alone as a member of a military family (no one also tells you about the deep seeded resentment you will feel but that is a tip for another time!). 668 more words

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Living It - Week 24

Tip # 54 – Exercise

I am not good at exercising.  I know I should be and always feel better when I do but that doesn’t often translate into me actually doing any aerobic activity with any consistency.   377 more words

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