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): Milly’s PCS Worries with Author Amy Rivera

IML Must-Read (Read Aloud): Milly’s PCS Worries with Author Amy Rivera

Milly's PCS Worries, Author Amy Rivera and Illustrator Dayanese A. Rodriguez https://youtu.be/XpZUZnBx3kQ Amy Rivera is a school counselor, mom, and military spouse. She combined what she loves with who she is to make her first children’s book, “Milly’s PCS Worries.” As a school counselor, she has a passion for working with children and helping them [...]

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 [...]

Spotlight: Ashley Weinert and Counting Our Heroes Home

Spotlight: Ashley Weinert and Counting Our Heroes Home

Written By: Ashley Weinert @countingourheroeshome ... a business that sends families all the tools that they need to be successful during deployment, spend quality time as a family and strengthen the bond between the child(ren) and their deployed parent.Ashley Weinert and Counting Our Heroes Home Care Packages for Child(ren) during Deployment @countingourheroeshome My name is [...]

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 [...]

7 Things Military Teens Want You to Know

7 Things Military Teens Want You to Know

By Matthew Oh, co-founder and editor of Bloom: Empowering the Military Teen "If not for the military, we wouldn’t have the opportunity to travel to new places, meet new friends, and gain new experiences. To be a military child is truly a unique experience that I personally wouldn’t trade for anything."Matthew Oh The children of [...]

Military Teen Perspective: How to Introduce Yourself

Military Teen Perspective: How to Introduce Yourself

This piece comes from Bloom: Empowering the Military Teen, and it is written by military teen, Malayna S. Thank you, Maylayna, for sharing your story! The thing about constantly moving is that it’s hard to make friends. You move to a brand new place where you don’t know the people, the area, or the social [...]