Military Life

The Military and Drug Addiction: Understanding the Crisis

Military personnel has a unique angle in dealing with various issues and stressors than an average citizen. Wartime and combat deployment put military veterans and active duty at risk for drugs and alcohol abuse. Adding the zero-tolerance policies and stigmas that are present in the military make many to avoid seeking help. In military personnel, prescription drug abuse is higher …

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Military Life

How Not to Lose Contact With Your Military Husband/Boyfriend at a Distance

Falling in love is such a magical experience. When you fall in love with someone, you want to be able to speak with him all of the time and spend as much time together as possible. However, if you fall in love with a serviceman, these fairytale relationships aren’t always possible. While many servicemen and servicewomen have long-lasting, committed relationships, …

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Military Life

[COUPON GIVEAWAY] 20% off at CafePress.com with a MilitaryTravelMama Coupon!

Exciting news, military and non-military friends – I’ve partnered up with CafePress.com to offer you a short-term discount on their website. Here’s the offer: Save 20% off orders from CafePress.com with a military discount, excluding shipping charges, gift wrap charges, and applicable sales tax. The coupon code is: MILTRAVELMOM and it must be entered at checkout. Promotion starts on August …

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