A Letter from the Editor

A Letter from the Editor

I am one proud and happy editor this month, because it's April, and I can concentrate on our great kids. As most of you know, April is known as Month of the Military Child. It's a time that the country ...

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Do You Rate Dislocation Allowance?

Do You Rate Dislocation Allowance?

You've got your PCS orders in hand and are thinking about all the costs involved with moving to your next duty station. Some of those costs can be defrayed with Dislocation Allowance (DLA). DLA is not the same thing as ...

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Have You Heard of Operation Purple® Camp?

Have You Heard of Operation Purple® Camp?

Spring break is over for many of you, which means your kiddos are likely counting the days until summertime is here! Summer can mean a lot of things for military families -; PCSing, trips to see family, and summer camp! ...

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Recipients Announced for 2016 Military Child of the  Year® Award

Recipients Announced for 2016 Military Child of the Year® Award

Operation Homefront announced the six recipients of the 2016 Military Child of the Year® Award. The national non-profit organization that builds strong, stable, and secure military families annually gives the award to an outstanding military child from each branch of ...

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Celebrating Earth Day

Celebrating Earth Day

Spring is here and Earth Day and Arbor Day are the perfect ways to celebrate it. Earth Day is April 22 and is approaching its 50th Anniversary. The goal this year is to plant more trees, which will help provide ...

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Poems in the Attic: Review and Giveaway

Poems in the Attic: Review and Giveaway

There are over two million children with parents in the military, many of whom will move during their childhoods as a result. While living in many difference places can be a unique and rewarding experience, it can also be hard ...

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Macaroni Military Family Wants You

Macaroni Military Family Wants You

Our publication is written by and for military parents! We want to know what you're interested in learning about, and if you have something informative or inspiring to share on our positive platform, we'd like to hear from you! And ...

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