By shifting my focus away from what we’re missing and onto what we’re learning about ourselves and each other in this season I’m encouraged to embrace the lovey-dovey aspect of this month of the year. Deployment can give us a unique opportunity to grow our relationship in ways that many other couples will never get to experience.
What could you accomplish in the days leading up to homecoming? Could you meet your spouse at homecoming as the strongest, most resilient version of yourself?
Instead of trying to ignore the end-of-year cheer, this month the Brave Crate community is embracing the moment and focusing on finding our own kind of Comfort & Joy.
Here’s what I know: You are strong and brave and you can absolutely do this. (And you should totally eat that cookie dough or drink that glass of wine.) November is going to be a ton of fun. Let’s do this!
Here’s the thing: somehow military spouses actually DO manage to get it all done. This month our tribe is celebrating how well we can balance All. The. Things! Job scams are a widespread problem in the work-from-home arena. It is estimated that for every one legitimate remote job, there are approximately 60-70 job scams. Yikes! In this training session, Audrey Fairbrother, Marketing Manager for Boldly and remote work advocate will share 4 of her favorite tips on how to avoid scams and find a real remote position of your dreams.
My phone and I have become besties during deployment because she is one of the most powerful productivity tools that I have. I’m sharing 24 of my absolute favorite apps for your deployment countdown.
Friendships can truly make you or break you while your spouse is deployed. Not all friends are created equal when it comes to deployment countdowns. Here are the 5 personalities to watch out for while your spouse is deployed (and how we’ve handled them!)
Sleep is sometimes hard to come by during deployment. September’s Brave Crate helps promote healthy sleep even when you’re sleeping solo.
This month the Brave Crate community is making life a little easier (and a lot more enjoyable) by taking a hard look at our calendar and asking an important question: am I BUSY with the right things?
Whether visiting a new city or heading to a mountain retreat, using the deployment time to care for yourself is one of the best things you can do for yourself and for your marriage. And one of the best ways to do that is travel, either with others or on your own.
This month the Brave Crate community kicks off our summer countdown by focusing on adventure and travel with our Flying Solo themed box . We’ve sent all of the essentials you need to inspire summer adventures big and small.
This months box includes some of our favorite items (and guest experts) featured in Brave Crate throughout the past year. As we countdown the month of June we’re taking inspiration from Brave Crate’s “greatest hits” that we loved during year one!