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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 [...]
Written By: Christina Etchberger Podcast Interview By: Life Exponential Impact Podcast I’m a military spouse and mother of two boys. I am a homeschool teacher, but I am an active Military child advocate, providing education and family resources through It's a Military Life. My life changed drastically when I married my husband and the Army. [...]
Inaugural USO Trot for the Troops Kicks Off Season of Thanksgiving Virtual race supports the USO, military service members and their families. Registration information can be found at goneforarun.com/USO. ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 29, 2020 -- During this season of giving thanks, the United Service Organizations (USO) invites the public to join in a united expression [...]
http://www.pillardeploymentretreat.com What is PILLAR and who can get involved? PILLAR is the first ever digital retreat for deployment countdowns! We’ll be gathering more than 21 military spouses and lifestyle experts online November 8- 10 to share their best strategies for a healthy, happy deployment countdown.The entire retreat will happen right in our private Facebook Group [...]
Written By: Christina Etchberger Photo of One World Trade Center by Christina Etchberger Do you remember where you were September 11, 2001? I do. I was a student in class, taking notes in my notebook, when suddenly it went from a lesson about math to my principal telling us that a plane hit one of [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]