As a "Macho Spouse", I help provide support and build community for Civilian Male Military Spouses and their families. I created The Male Military Spouse Guide and manage the Macho Spouse Online Commuinty website.
Jeremy Hilton, Dave Etter and Chris Pape are civilianmalemilitary spouses who are making a difference and having a positive impact on US military families.
Hey! Does anyone have a marriage map that I can borrow? Better yet, does anyone have a military marriage map that I can borrow? (I could sure use a military marriage compass, too, if you have one. But I don't want to press my luck by asking for too much at once. So, I'll wait on the compass.)
As a civilian male military spouse, I am constantly searching for resources and helpful information about employment and entrepreneurship to pass on to other military spouses.
Military Spouses should check out the Inc. Military Entrepreneurs Program.
As a military spouse, it's always good to know US military ranks, officer and enlisted.
My wife has a bit of a challenge now as she adapts to her new position. I asked her how her day went and she told me. Today as a Military Spouse, I learned to Listen and Laugh.
I don't get excited about much, but I am very excited about this. I no longer have to do all the paperwork and go through the hassle of changing my residency every time we PCS (move). Plus, now I get to keep my residency with a tax-free state. BONUS!
Military spouses need to check the following article out. It gives more details about the Military Spouses Residency Relief Act (MSRRA). Also, keep in mind that this makes voting easier for military spouses!
I've been a male military spouse (Air Force) for over 15 years and I'm well aware of the many challenges in this way of life. Many of the challenges are serious in nature and I'm glad to connect with others and help tackle the issues.
However, you gotta have something you do that you really enjoy. That's what I'm trying to find out. As a male military spouse, what do you do for fun?
It is the end of a tough week for my wife. She had some VIPs and had to deliver a briefing today. After 16 years as a male military spouse, I think I've finally learned how to give her the best support.
I know I'm not Army (Go Air Force!), but I'm always looking around on the web for resources to help military spouses, especially new military spouses. This lifestyle can be pretty challenging at times and it is worse when you don't know what questions to ask in order to get the answers you need.
MachoSpouse.com, an online resource and informational hub for male military spouses. Macho Spouse is a positive, pro-active project designed to help guys deal with current military life issues through the use of video, online networking and communication.
I know that there are military spouses out there who are still struggling with changing their residency to the state they move to every time they PCS. If you are a military spouse, you don't have to do that anymore!
MILITARY SPOUSES: GO TO THE MILITARY SPOUSES RESIDENCY RELIEF ACT FACEBOOK PAGE
This is a follow-up to other posts that I have on the MSRRA. There is a great resource I found on Facebook.
The Key Spouse Program is an official unit/family program designed to enhance readiness and establish a sense of Air Force community.
It is a commander's program that promotes partnerships with unit leadership, volunteer Key Spouses appointed by the commander, families, the Airman & Family Readiness Center and other community and helping agencies. The program has been standardized across the Air Force to address the needs of all military families with special emphasis on support to families across the deployment cycle.
Meet the 2016 Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year ® Branch Finalists.
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A few people you need in order to successfully Navigate the Male Military Spouse Role.
As message to Civilian Male Military Spouses to seek ways to use their talents, skills and abilities to help others in their communities - make a difference.
Need help with the military acronymns alphabet soup?
The military loves acronyms. Sometimes, I think there is an acronymn requirement in the Air Force. "If a sentence doesn't have an acronym, make one." I wonder who the people are who conjure up new acronyms.
As message to Civilian Male Military Spouses, who are dads, about finding a daddy-daughter.dance
As message to Civilian Male Military Spouses to let them know that "You Are Not Alone" in this journey as a civilian male military spouse.
As message to Civilian Male Military Spouses to help their wives shine.