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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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Living It - Week 23

Jokes and Quotes – Tip #53

Last week I was at a retirement and rather than having a typical party we were at a comedy club – we all needed a laugh so it was perfect.   540 more words

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Living It - Week 22

Sleep – Tip #59

When I wrote this tip I was trying to work through a reintegration with my husband after a long deployment.  I was sleep deprived (working full time and trying to look after 2 children – under 3 years old at the time).   468 more words

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