Category Archives: No Life Like It

Arming our readers with information

Years ago when I first came up with the concept of the magazine the goal was simple, create a resource for military families where they could find information that pertained to them and their lives. Fast forward to the last few days. I am not sure if it is because the election has gone on...
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Seventh Book of Remembrance

Putting together our holiday edition of the magazine I stumbled across the In Service of Canada, the Seventh Book of Remembrance. The book contains the names of the men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice since October 1947. I wanted to include the names of the fallen in our Holiday issue, but there...
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Gratitude this Thanksgiving

This is the first weekend our family has been home and together in over a month. Since the fall issue of the magazine was published members of our team, including my family, have been on the road every weekend attending events and exhibits where we met with military families and introduced them to the magazine. During...
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Counting down the days

Over the years I have become a countdown person. I don't know when it happened, but I suspect it was when I became a military spouse. My fetish began the first time my husband went away on exercise. Then it grew when he left for a career course, followed by a seven month deployment. Being pregnant four times,...
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Moving Forward Through Learning Curves

A lot has happened since the last time we were in your in-box. First, if you haven’t noticed we have a new name - Canadian Military Family Magazine. It says exactly what we are--a magazine for Canadian military families. And second, on June 1st we launched the first in-print Canadian Military Family magazine; a dream come true...
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