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How military families can fight stress during holidays
Family Problems

6 Healthy Swaps for Military Stress

When a loved one serves in the military, it’s a perfect time to learn some new behaviors to deal with life.

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Delace's daughter Ember
Angels

Christmas Angels Watched Over Her Daughter in Iraq

A mother uses her finely honed crafting skills to bring a touch of Christmas spirit to her daughter's company of combat medics in Iraq.

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Family watching TV
Military Families

7 Lessons from 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'

A military mom shares how a favorite family television special brought home some important truths about the season.

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Decorating the Christmas tree
Military Families

How a Christmas Tree Tells a Story

A military mom cherishes all the ornaments on the family tree, a chronicle of her sons’ lives.

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Sherry learned to approach fitness in a whole new way.
Living Longer, Living Better

A Sidelined Surgeon Finds New Purpose as a Swimming Coach

A heart condition ended Sherry Colgin's career as a hand surgeon, but Colgin soon began to work as a swimming coach with Paralympic athletes and returning veterans.

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Pearl Harbor
Military Outreach Stories

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

How the bravery of those who fought in World War II inspires a military mom today.

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Helping military families of disabled veterans
Military Outreach Stories

Helping Wounded Military Families

Tears in the grocery checkout line alert a military mom to a family in need.

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Finding your focus
Military Outreach Stories

How to Find Your Focus

When all about you is swirling in chaos, look to the light to find a focal point.

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Gratitude during deployment
Military Outreach Stories

Finding a Thankful Attitude During Deployment

A military mom shares how she came to find gratitude even when her son was posted overseas.

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Planting hope for spring with tulip bulbs
Military Families

Planting Hope in Winter

A spring with the promise of tulips helps a military mom wait for her deployed son to return home.

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