Lincoln Military Housing Blog

Feb 23 2021

NEX, MCX, PX - Shopping at your Installation Exchange Just Makes Sense

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Just like the commissary, the Base Exchange offers you and your family exclusive access to fantastic discounts. 

But what is an Exchange, and why is it useful to shop there?

Every service...

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Feb 23 2021

Why You Should Be Shopping at the Commissary

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Commissaries are on-base grocery stores that offer military families significant savings. The military Exchange program includes both Commissaries and Exchanges. When you shop at a Commissary, your purchases...

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Feb 11 2021

Mil Spouses - overlooked but not at Lincoln

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If you’re new to the military community, it might surprise you to learn just how under-employed military spouses are, despite having plenty of education and lots of experience. There are several reasons why mil...

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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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Aug 20 2020

Military Book Club: 14 of the Best Military Books for Kids

Updated February 18, 2021

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National Read a Book Day is coming up soon on September 6, making it the perfect time to share some of our favorite books on military life. For military children, having a parent in the...

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Jul 14 2020

Meet Your Favorite Military Blogger: 10 Military Blogs to Follow in 2020

Updated February 18, 2021

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Having a solid community is one of the most important factors in military life. Of course, you have your in-person community, especially with the number of ongoing community events at...

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Jun 25 2020

The Effects of PTSD on Families

Updated February 18, 2021

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Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptoms may start within one month of a traumatic event, but sometimes symptoms may not appear until years after the event. These symptoms cause...

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Mar 24 2020

Spring Crafts & Activities for Military Families

 

Updated February 18, 2021

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Spring has finally sprung, which means it's time for a whole new season of fun with the family! Springtime is always a great time for military family activities. Whether it's crafting...

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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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Jan 14 2020

Regional Guide Series: Moving to the Pacific Northwest

Updated February 17, 2021

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