Category Archives: Military

6 Ways Military Fathers Can Transition Kids Back to School

The end of summer ushers in a whole new season: going back to school! This is prime time for a refresh on your family’s organization, healthy eating, goal setting, sleep schedules, and more. Similar to the start of the new … Continue reading

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4 Reasons Why Support Groups are Great for Single Military Fathers

Juggling work and family can be tricky for anyone, but when you’re a single father in the military, this balancing act can get downright precarious — and considering nearly 8% of the military population is made up of single parents, … Continue reading

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4 Ways to Help Your Child Cope With Deployment

So you’re deploying. You’ve set up a parenting plan to start, but now you’re wondering how to help your children deal with their upcoming new reality. Being away from your children can be hard on all parties involved, and this … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Stay Connected With Your Kids While You’re Deployed

Deployment is a confusing and challenging time for everyone involved — and this is especially true for your kids. The new routines and communication methods may create some discomfort and anxiety for your kids. However, you can help make this … Continue reading

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Creating a Parenting Plan When You’re Deployed

It’s never easy to leave your child for a length of time, but if you must depart because of military deployment, you face a unique set of challenges. You need to be prepared for every outcome — and that means … Continue reading

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