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IML is hosting a contest in honor of Month of the Military Child! Your courageous military kiddos can illustrate either their HERO or their HOME for a chance to win a grand prize and have their illustration featured on IML’s website and social media platforms!
There will be one winner per age bracket:
18mo-3yrs, ages 4-7
Each awarded with their very own special prize!!!
Visit our Submission Form to learn more about the contest: https://forms.gle/bYt5gXgKGA8rDhAC9
Amazon gift card for 8yo-12yo and 13-18yo
Do you and your spouse write cute little love notes to each other – for the everyday, for special events, or during long deployments? Even if you haven’t lately, continue or start writing love notes back and forth with your spouse as we prepare for Military Marriage Day. Make it a special thing between you two love birds!
Don’t forget to submit the form to share your own personal love story. This will then enter you in the contest!
As I write this, I’m in South Korea with my family, counting on my team to hold down the fort in America while we PCS to a whole new country. I’d like to thank the professional volunteer team by sharing a little bit about each member and their role at IML. I’m truly grateful!Keep reading
This week we had the pleasure of speaking with Anita and Nathan, hosts of The Homeschool Project Podcast, to learn more about what led them to decide to homeschool their three beautiful children and document their inspiring journey through a podcast and social media.Keep reading
This past Saturday we had the honor of speaking with Johanna & Daniel Gomez, authors of The Adventures of a Military Brat series. Daniel, a US Army Special Operations Officer and Combat veteran, and his wife Johanna, a licensed Mental Health Counselor, created The Adventures of a Military Brat to highlight the unique challenges that…Keep reading
I am blown away, as a teacher and mother, by all the amazing resources they provide not only for our littles ones but the entire family! My two boys are one and three, and they love Sesame Street for Military Families, and we can’t wait for you to be a part of the Sesame Street for Military Families community!Keep reading
By: Jenna Soliani, IML Guest Writer Those of you who follow us here at It’s a Military Life know that we are avid supports of the veteran community. Christina’s initiative, the Veteran Pen Pal Project (VPPP), pairs our nation’s veterans with pen pals from around the country with the mission to spread joy with the…Keep reading
Our Cohort showed us that when we come together and support each other, anything is possible. Over the last several weeks I have the privilege to work alongside some amazing women. Their drive to succeed, build and encourage each other has been so rewarding.Keep reading
What is Floatation Therapy and why haven’t I heard of it? Floating on the water as a form of therapy? Yes, Please!Keep reading
Mental health is such an important topic to discuss, especially for our military servicemembers, families, and veterans. IML is excited to have Jenny Lynne Stroup join us today about mental health within the military community and beyond. Jenny Lynne is an outreach coordinator for a military family clinic. She is a mental health advocate with personal and professional experiences that have provided her with the resources and knowledge to help those in the military community and beyond.Keep reading
Join Christie this week at Milspouse Creative! Thank you SO Much Moni Jefferson for creating Milspouse Creative – a platform where MilSpouses get to connect and share and grow their businesses. This week, Christina Etchberger is the Community Leader. Christina Etchberger ( Christie ) is a military spouse entrepreneur on a mission! As the creator…Keep reading
Interview By: Jen Amos, with co-host Jenny Lynne Stroup from Holding Down the Fort Podcast Christina Etchberger, founder of It’s a Military Life Take a listen as Christina Etchberger talks about It’s a Military Life with Holding Down the Fort Podcast! “While her husband is deployed and she’s home with the kids in the midst…Keep reading
Christina Etchberger from It’s a Military Life and our friends from GivingTuesdayMilitary have been working together to spread the word about Veteran Last Patrol’s Operation Holiday Salute! Learn how to support our heroes by joining Operation Holiday Salute.Keep reading