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Erin Bettis
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Military spouse lifestyle blogger. Stories, tips & how-tos from behind the ACUs.
Military spouse lifestyle blogger. Stories, tips & how-tos from behind the ACUs.

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"There is one guarantee about getting into the military, eventually you will have to get out.  Whether you are retiring, choosing to start a new career, or forced out due to sequestration, transition at some point is inevitable." Do you have a plan? #militaryfamilies   #veterans   #militarylife  

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They say that everyone hates the FRG. Well, if you're an FRG Leader, how do you overcome that stigma in order to do your job? Here's how I overcame those obstacles to lead an FRG that was recognized positively by the entire installation. #milspouse   #FamilyReadinessGroup   #militaryfamilies  

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Steps for first-time FRG (Family Readiness Group) Leaders. Also, some tips on how to get out and recruit your first wave of volunteers. #milspouse   #militaryfamilies   #FamilyReadinessGroup  

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Holding down the fort while your service member is away for deployment or TDY (temporary duty) is harder than you think. Here are 3 tips that I use to stay in the eye of the storm. #militaryspouses   #militaryfamilies   #milspouse   #deployment  

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Here I share why I think military spouses don't offer enough support to one another, and how we can try to change that. #militaryspouses   #militaryfamilies   #friendship  

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I had fun planning this party. Here I offer tips on how to plan an elegant Bridal Shower on a budget. #wedding   #party   #breakfastattiffanysparty  

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Here's a unique twist on the traditional Valentine. Print and attach to GoGo Squeez.  #parenting   #diy    #valentinesdaygifts  

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An essay about learning to find balance as a mom of a school aged kid. "As the school year continued, I found it challenging to stay in balance – never overstepping into I’m-the-crazy-mom-and-my-daughter-is-going-to-have-best-fill-in-the-blank mode, nor into I’m-super-lazy-and-don’t-feel-like-doing-anything-for-the-class mom."  #parenting   #militaryfamilies   #militaryspouse  

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If you’d like to stray from the traditional handmade presents of years’ past by giving that special man a gift that is elegant, useful, and that doesn’t break the bank, then check out this list of 10 dignified father’s day gifts that cost you under $10. #fathersdaygifts   #militaryfamilies   #parenting  
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