Milspouse PCSing to a New Town? 3 effective Resume Updates

Moving is known to be one of the most stressful events in life.  In fact, it is so stressful that many experts believe it can lead to seriously negative effects on the physical health and wellness of individuals.  This is not only due to the surface aspects such as packing and coordinating schedules, but also the inevitable indirect aspects such as building relationships, learning the geographical layout of an entirely new city or neighborhood, and ensuring you find just the right grocery store.  One of the most clear and tangible examples of these challenges, however, is finding a new job. 

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5 Survival Strategies for Long Drives

You never know how long the drive to your new base will be, but you can bet that it's going to take between several hours and several days to drive to your new home. Driving that distance by yourself is bad enough. Driving it while juggling kids, pets, and more can be a recipe for insanity. Preparing a few key survival strategies, however, can help make the drive easier for everyone.

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About to PCS with Kids? 5 free apps designed for military kids.

 

About to PCS with Kids? 5 Free Apps Designed for Military Kids

A PCS is hard. Packing up, moving across the country, meeting brand new people in a brand new place isn't easy, no matter what the age. However, PCSing as a kid has its own special challenges. Leaving behind classmates, neighborhood friends, familiar parks and towns, to start over in a strange place can create anxiety. We have pulled together what we consider 5 of the best apps to download for your kids. These apps are geared towards helping your littles better understand and thrive in the military lifestyle.  Here are 5 free apps designed to help military kids during this process and beyond:

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Organizing for PCS - Inventory- Household Items

Whether it's your first PCS or your eighth, it doesn't make it less stressful. Even if you're using military movers, you want to be sure that you can find everything when you reach your new destination--and you know the importance of unpacking and having your household up and running as soon as possible. By preparing an inventory system in the days and weeks leading up to your move, you can help make the entire moving process smoother.

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