5 Things the FRO Needs You to Know: September 2017

5 Things the FRO wants you to know in September.

Celebrating National Celiac Awareness Day

September 13th is National Celiac Disease Awareness Day, meant to raise awareness for a condition much more common than you thought. Check out some facts about Celiac Disease, as well as some fun recipes to try!

Keeping Your Baby Safe During Sleep

Bringing home a newborn baby can be both a thrilling and terrifying experience. Now that they hold a tiny life in their hands, new parents are very concerned with how to keep their child safe.  Read these tips on how to create a safe sleeping environment for your infant.

Marine Spouse 101: Celebrate the Little Victories

Marriage doesn’t come with an owner’s manual.

You Voted -- Now Check Out the New L.I.N.K.S. 20th Anniversary Logo

You voted, waited, and now it’s here! Check out the brand new L.I.N.K.S. logo, which will be featured alongside the yearlong celebration of L.I.NK.S.’ 20th anniversary. For 20 years, L.I.N.K.S. has been helping Marines and their families learn about learn about the Marine Corps history, traditions and rank, local installation resources, services, benefits, military pay, and more.

A Series of Firsts: Females in the Marine Corps

Opha Mae is an English bulldog who’s about to make history. After training, she'll become the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island’s first female mascot. But did you know that Opha Mae shares her name with another important first in Marine Corps history?

Breastfeeding: the Best Nutrition for Babies

August is national breastfeeding awareness month. if you're about to become a new parent, learn about the benefits of breastfeeding for you and your baby.

5 Things the FRO Needs You to Know: August 2017

Check out the top things the FRO wants you to know this month.

Marine Spouse 101: Four Big Misconceptions I Had About Living on Base

As if moving to a new town or new state isn’t stressful enough, assuming things about where you and your Marine will be stationed won’t help.  Life has a funny way of working itself out, and you might be surprised to find everything is going to be OK – that is, once you figure out where you’re living.

7 Questions L.I.N.K.S. Will Answer For the New Marine Spouse

New to Marine Corps life? Sign up for a L.I.N.K.S. course to find answers to some of your biggest questions.

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