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A Letter from the Managing Editor

A Letter from the Managing Editor

Woohoo! We made it through another school year! Congratulations. It seems like such an accomplishment every year to finally be done with the 6 a.m. alarm clocks and packing lunches every night. Now we get to sit back and relax ...

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A Short Look into How We Survived a Double Deployment

A Short Look into How We Survived a Double Deployment

My husband did not meet his daughter till she was 5 months old, and then unexpectedly got deployed again. We had just moved to the great state of Washington from Italy, and I was eight months pregnant. I didn't have ...

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Olympics Bound: Army Veteran Vincent Hancock

Olympics Bound: Army Veteran Vincent Hancock

Learning to shoot is part of every service member's training and it was no different for veteran Army soldier Vincent Hancock. Although, he didn't join the Army to learn to shoot - he was recruited by the Army for his ...

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Patriotic Crafts for Kids

Patriotic Crafts for Kids

Sunshine is making its way out of the clouds, the temperatures are slowly rising and the aroma of barbecue grills start to permeate through the neighborhood. What is more fun than getting together with those we love to enjoy the ...

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Military Spouses and Moms Honored with a Mother's Day Brunch

Military Spouses and Moms Honored with a Mother's Day Brunch

It was such an honor to be included in this year's annual Military Mother's Day Brunch at the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC. There were more than 400 people there to honor the 100 active duty military moms and their families. ...

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Military Spouse of the Year Named

Military Spouse of the Year Named

Natasha Harth was named the 2016 Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year® today in recognition of her outstanding commitment to the military community. Video of the awards ceremony is available on the Military Spouse of the Year® website. ...

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Blue Star Museums

Blue Star Museums

Summers are filled with swimming pools and lazy days, but it's also a great time of year to get out and explore. Finding a great museum to visit is always on our summer bucket list. The Blue Star Museum program ...

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Macaroni Military Family Wants You

Macaroni Military Family Wants You

Our publication is written by and for military parents! We want to know what you're interested in learning about, and if you have something informative or inspiring to share on our positive platform, we'd like to hear from you! And ...

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