Lincoln Military Housing Blog

Oct 13 2020

How to Deal with Loneliness in the Military During Deployment

Updated February 18, 2021

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Being a milspouse is great, but deployment can lead to loneliness, and the loneliness is felt by partners, too. This feeling is completely natural, but there are healthy ways of coping with loneliness....

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May 12 2020

New Location, New You

Updated February 18, 2021

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It’s that time of year again, and I don’t envy you. I’ve always dreaded moving.

My wife, however, feels differently. We rehashed it the other day, and she recalls that as a child in a...

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Jan 28 2020

First Military Deployment Guide for Military Spouses

Updated February 17, 2021

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A service member’s first military deployment often leaves military spouses feeling overwhelmed and anxious about what to expect. Navigating emotions, shifting responsibilities, and...

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Oct 31 2019

Tips for Sending Military Care Packages for the Holidays

Updated February 17, 2021

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Sending care packages to loved ones who are deployed or on extended exercises is a great way to send a little bit of "home" to those who might be far away. 

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Jul 09 2019

Military Homecoming Ideas for the Perfect Military Reunion

Updated February 16, 2021

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Having a loved one return home from deployment is one of the most exciting moments for military spouses and families. No matter what you do to celebrate, this event will be one to...

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Jun 20 2019

PTSD Facts for PTSD Awareness Day 2019

Updated February 16, 2021

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June 27 is PTSD Awareness Day, dedicated to raising awareness for post-traumatic stress disorder and informing the public of the condition. In 2010, Senate designated June 27 as the...

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May 28 2019

How to Move Quickly for Short-Notice PCS Orders

Updated February 16, 2021

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Sometimes the most challenging part of PCS season is the waiting. And sometimes, the waiting can be long while the PCS orders are short. 

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Nov 09 2018

How to Maintain the Holiday Spirit During Deployment

 

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Mar 21 2018

Deployment Guide for Military Spouses Without Children

Updated February 12, 2021

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When your spouse is deployed, whether you have children or not, you're bound to face some significant changes. But packing lunches, driving to and from school, and going to activities...

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Dec 22 2017

Holiday Gift Ideas for Military Families

Updated February 12, 2021

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The holiday season is a joyous time of year when families get to spend quality time together, sharing in traditions and creating many wonderful memories to last a lifetime. Yet, this...

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