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Fostering friendships

Moving to Europe was only the beginning of our adventure when my husband and I arrived.

Growing up overseas: A DODEA student story

Growing up as a military civilian kid to two DODEA teachers, my exposure to the US was slim. In fact, my entire upbringing was unique compared to...

Families that walk together talk together

If your family bonding time is spent within an alien-like glow (from the TVs and computer screens in front of your faces), and only your thumbs do...


Helpful German emergency phrases

Whether you are stationed in...

Fitness without a gym

You don't need to pay anything to get fit and you don't need fancy gym equipment to tone up. Use what you already have or the low or no-cost...

Traffic violations and fines in Germany

There are consequences for violating the rules of the road, including fines and suspension of driving privileges.

7 counseling options for servicemembers and their families

Lives of service members and their families are overwhelming at times.

8 tips to finding the perfect house in the UK

Cheers and welcome to England!

How to handle stress

Whether you feel the effects or not, the drastic change of moving overseas causes stress long after the last box is unpacked. Luckily, there are many...

Fast and frugal family meals

Interested in stretching that dollar as far as it will go while still producing fast and delicious meals?

Finding schools and child care in England

Finding the right schools and child care arrangements to fit your family's needs can be stressful enough in the States.

Health care in Germany

During your time in Germany, you’re going to catch a cold, need a teeth cleaning or have to get your eyes checked.


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