Tis the season to be jolly! Your Marine is deployed and it seems as if everyone is counting on you to keep the holiday blues away. If you feel as though you’ve run out of ideas, here are a few tips to get you and your family back into the holiday spirit.
Always remember – whatever you decide to do, give yourself permission to enjoy the holidays even if your Marine is deployed. Your Marine would want you to make the most out of this special time of year.
To learn more tips for getting through a deployment successfully, contact your local Marine Corps Family Team Building office.
The Homefront can become overwhelming and stressful while your Marine is deployed. It’s okay to give yourself permission to take care of “you” in order to better take care of others.
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Preparation for a potential deployment should begin well before deployment orders are actually received. Here are a few tips to assist you in making sure your next deployment is a successful one.