Tag: spouses

Military spouses find employment, financial security with AAFES

Military spouses find employment, financial security with AAFES

| March 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

As employment continues to be a top concern for military spouses, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is all in for bringing jobs—and a sense of financial security—to our Nation’s heroes.

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Admissions scam aside, kids should feel good enough

Admissions scam aside, kids should feel good enough

| March 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Back in 1983, I showed up for my SAT test with two number two pencils and a pack of gum. The night before, I talked to my best friend on the phone for two hours, but never cracked a book.

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Molinari recalls something ‘remotely romantic’

Molinari recalls something ‘remotely romantic’

| February 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Valentine’s Day is coming, and while your civilian friends are picking out new lingerie and making dinner plans with their hubbies, you’re wallowing in self-pity because your soldier or sailor is deployed.

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Quality of life, retention, among service priorities

Quality of life, retention, among service priorities

| February 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

As service members continue to be heavily tasked overseas, separation from families and the impact of deployments on children rank as top areas of concern, a Blue Star Family survey revealed.

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Senior leaders discuss upcoming moves to ease family concerns

Senior leaders discuss upcoming moves to ease family concerns

| February 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Senior Army leaders on Feb. 5, 2019, highlighted actions now taking place to address concerns brought up by family members four months ago during a town hall.

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Molinari believes DOD medical force cuts hurt military families

Molinari believes DOD medical force cuts hurt military families

| February 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

“Sorry, but you can’t be seen at the military clinic for that anymore,” a health care provider told me last week when she prescribed physical therapy for my back pain.

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Molinari discusses Super Bowl preparedness

Molinari discusses Super Bowl preparedness

| January 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

It’s February. As always, panic has set in.

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Molinari tells of the shame on the shelf

Molinari tells of the shame on the shelf

| January 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

When it comes to trends, I operate on a standard five-to-ten-year delay. Hence, I refer to ink cartridges as “printer ribbons,” I’ve always wanted that hairstyle Jennifer Anniston had on “Friends,” and I still own a pair of dark-washed jeans. So, it’s no surprise that I never picked up on The Elf on the Shelf craze.

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Molinari recalls that old car smell

Molinari recalls that old car smell

| January 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

She served us well for thirteen years,” I thought wistfully, as my husband and I drove our 2005 Sienna minivan to the local Carmax to trade her in last week.

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Molinari explains the way the cookies crumbled

Molinari explains the way the cookies crumbled

| December 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

There is a certain kind of limbo that takes place between Christmas and New Years.

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