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June Brave Crate- Hot Mess Express🔥

June Brave Crate- Hot Mess Express🔥

Everything Inside of the June Brave Crate!!!  Let's be honest- sometimes life on the home side of a deployment leaves us feeling like one Hot Mess. While so much of our heart and energy is focused on the many ways that we're missing our deployed love one, the...

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3 Hard Conversations to Have Before Deployment

3 Hard Conversations to Have Before Deployment

 This post is sponsored by USAA Life Insurance Company and USAA Life Insurance Company of New York. All opinions are my own. It’s no secret– the weeks leading up to a deployment are some of the hardest days that military families will face in their military life...

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May Brave Crate- Homefront Hits❤️

May Brave Crate- Homefront Hits❤️

Everything Inside of the May Brave Crate!!!  After sending thousands of deployment countdown boxes to motivated military spouses around the world we've learned one thing: deployment can be overwhelming but it can also be beautiful with the right perspective!...

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April Brave Crate- Homefront Habits🔥

April Brave Crate- Homefront Habits🔥

Everything Inside of the April Brave Crate!!!  Our mission at Brave Crate has always been built on habits, and the belief that crafting a life that fills us up during deployment can transform our lives at homecoming and beyond. After supporting military spouses...

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March Brave Crate- Domestic Goddess💃

March Brave Crate- Domestic Goddess💃

Everything Inside of the March Brave Crate!!!  Whoever said military spouses should find ways to "stay busy" during deployment must have forgotten that outside of all the extra life tasks that come with our countdowns, we still have to take care of the every day...

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How to Get Past the Mid-Deployment Cooking Slump

How to Get Past the Mid-Deployment Cooking Slump

Are you sick of feeding other humans or maybe just sick of feeding yourself? Are the tiny humans you're feeding are super picky?  Are you sick of your recipes? It can be challenging to just cook for one or two when you're used to cooking for more. You might be sick of...

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February Brave Crate- Love Thyself❤️

February Brave Crate- Love Thyself❤️

Everything Inside of the February Brave Crate!!!  Whether we like it or not- cupid IS coming. While the world around us is fixated on hearts, candy and flowers, those of us on the home front can find ourselves feeling a little left out of the Valentine...

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16 Ways Deployments Are Like Pregnancies

16 Ways Deployments Are Like Pregnancies

I have found that people who are not in the military struggle to connect and relate with you when you are experiencing a deployment. They have desire to and it would benefit you as well if they could understand better, but what we go through is a pretty foreign...

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January Brave Crate- Inspired & Energized ⭐️

Everything Inside of the January Brave Crate!!!  New Year, New You, Same Deployment Countdown! For many the start of a new year feels like a chance for new beginnings- but it can be tough to get into that "fresh start" feeling when you're still counting the days...

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