Month of the Military Child Feature: Sesame Street for Military Families

Month of the Military Child Feature: Sesame Street for Military Families

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!

IML Must-Read: Adventures with a Military Kid, with Author Amy Schweizer

IML Must-Read: Adventures with a Military Kid, with Author Amy Schweizer

Interview By: Christina Etchberger Join us as military spouse and author, Amy Schweizer, reads about the adventures of a military child named Roman, while his Daddy is deployed! Soccer, his stuffed lion sidekick Trooper, and his friend Mason, will all be there as you listen to this amazing story. The Read Aloud https://youtu.be/fwW02pPaVA4 The Story [...]

IML Must-Read (Read Aloud): Bloom, with Children’s Author Kelly Campbell

IML Must-Read (Read Aloud): Bloom, with Children’s Author Kelly Campbell

Bloom: Written By Kelly Campbell, Illustrated By Taylor Barron Kelly Campbell is a military spouse and mama who has recently added children’s author to the various hats that she wears! https://youtu.be/KY1GfbMziF0 Her first children’s book titled, Bloom, follows a dandelion seed(named Bloom) on a grand adventure where she calls upon the wisdom from her father [...]

Tiny Troops Soccer 1K/5K Virtual Run, Supporting Angels of America’s Fallen

Tiny Troops Soccer 1K/5K Virtual Run, Supporting Angels of America’s Fallen

Tiny Troops Soccer is hosting its first-ever 1K/5K virtual run for the whole family (military and civilian!) with the added bonus of supporting Angels of America's Fallen! Register! October 24-25th your entire family can get outside and walk, run, hop, skip, bike, scooter, or stroller your choice of a 1K/5K! Yes, you read that right [...]

EFMP Advice from Behind the Frontlines

EFMP Advice from Behind the Frontlines

Written By: Carla Wyrsch The article below was originally posted via Partners in PROMISE. Carla and Family After several years of working for Marine Corps Community Services, I was excited that with our upcoming PCS, I landed a job at our new duty station with the Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP). I would have dual [...]

Spotlight Special: Partners in PROMISE 2021 Military Special Education Survey

Spotlight Special: Partners in PROMISE 2021 Military Special Education Survey

Click here for the survey! Information from Jennifer Barnhill at Partners in PROMISE and the original article Why Another Survey? Partners in PROMISE's 2021 Military Special Education Survey and Official Press Release Partners in PROMISE was founded because we knew how powerful telling our personal stories would be. We are a storytelling organization, but we [...]

Spotlight Special: Jessica Sweet and The Whole Family Neuro Resource Project

Spotlight Special: Jessica Sweet and The Whole Family Neuro Resource Project

Children often feel confused, scared, helpless, and even guilty when they see a loved one undergo a sudden and dramatic change. Many times, they no longer know how to interact socially with their loved one.Jessica NaDona Sweet, MS, CCC-SLP “The Whole Family Neuro Resource Project”: 1) Alert families about the four exciting, newly available resource [...]

Partners in PROMISE-Michelle’s Story

Partners in PROMISE-Michelle’s Story

Written By: Michelle Norman of Partners in PROMISE My name is Michelle Norman and I am a proud Navy Spouse of 25 years. My husband Cassidy currently commands the forward-deployed USS Mount Whitney. We have moved 10 times and have spent over three years geographically separated, as we were not able to move overseas with [...]

It’s a Military Life: 10 Fun Outside Activities to Do at Home

It’s a Military Life: 10 Fun Outside Activities to Do at Home

Whether you have children, a dog, or it's just you and your significant other, it is so easy to waste away on the couch in front of the TV. I know, I am not making the best out of my free time, when Netflix asks me, "Are you still watching?" What Netflix is really saying [...]