Welcome to DCMiltary Family Life. This site is for spouses, moms, dads, and children of service members and veterans in DC, MD, and VA.
Anything interesting happening this first weekend in August on Belvoir?Continue
Celebrating Heroes Triathlon Event InformationWhen: Sunday, June 23, 2013Time: 7:00 a.m.Distance: .62 Mile Swim – 17.5 Mile Bike – 3.4 Mile RunWhere: Centennial Park, Columbia, MDRegistration: Please…Continue
Wondering where military spouses and family members who move here with their significant other find jobs? Are there websites you go to or newspapers or job fairs? What has worked for you?Continue
We are new to DC but I bring with me a non-profit organization geared towards military families. We offer FREE education in nutrition and exercise as well as FREE exercise classes in Poweryoga and…Continue
Oh, I can hear the wagons circling now.
“This person isn’t infatuated with the beloved holiday film, Love Actually?
“This guy must be a heartless, vicious, horrible person…and we must boycott his every word. No foul soul shall besmirch the most delightful, love-affirming holiday romance film since Bill Murray’s Scrooged. None of his putrid rants shall ever sour our favorite holiday rom-com! Owing to this person’s utterly black heart, he shall be banned…Continue
I just adore the Holiday season. As soon as November 1 hits I am in the decorating mood! The day after Thanksgiving we usually put up our Christmas Tree ans start buying gifts. I get so excited, I love to be in my kitchen trying out new holiday recipes as well as making the old favorites too. I am always looking at…Continue
A few months ago, I announced that I would be having my first baby in December! Well, now that December is almost here, my husband and I have to endure that dreaded end-of-pregnancy state... waiting. As I am currently 38 weeks along, we wake up every morning saying, "Today could be the day!"
We do feel so fortunate to have so many wonderful friends and family checking in on us. Not a day goes by that I don't get an email, phone call or text message asking how I am. Many of these…Continue
The Beauty All Around Us: Even in the urban sprawl of the Military District of Washington you can still glimpse the wonder and beauty of Mother Nature. I spotted this fiery tree while walking a trail near my busy neighborhood. Suddenly, to-do lists and life worries flew out of my…Continue