This month the Brave Crate community kicks off our summer countdown by focusing on adventure and travel with our Flying Solo themed box . We’ve sent all of the essentials you need to inspire summer adventures big and small.Read More
Whether visiting a new city or heading to a mountain retreat, using the deployment time to care for yourself is one of the best things you can do for yourself and for your marriage. And one of the best ways to do that is travel, either with others or on your own.Read More
This months box includes some of our favorite items (and guest experts) featured in Brave Crate throughout the past year. As we countdown the month of June we’re taking inspiration from Brave Crate’s “greatest hits” that we loved during year one!Read More
Day zero is a moment that places us firmly between the sadness of goodbye kisses, and the overwhelm of a deployment countdown not yet started. The best advice I’ve been given? Don’t hyper-focus on either. The goodbye is sad. The countdown is overwhelming. Allow both of those realities to exist, but force them to exist alongside of another truth: today is still a day, and you get to choose how you will spend it.
This month the Brave Crate community is focused on embracing the space we’re in right now so that we can BLOOM where we’re planted. Even while our spouses are deployed, we can take steps to make the most of each moment exactly where we are.Read More
One thing military spouse life has that military members don’t face is starting over again. Yes, they move too, of course, but they don’t start from scratch like their counterpart. They go to work, meet co-workers and are given a mission.
Military spouses are often left behind to unpack boxes, get life set up for the kids and search for a new career, if they haven’t gotten tired of starting over again. No one hands you a missionRead More
This month the Brave Crate community is focused on making intentional choices with our time, so we can roll through our countdown feeling Perfectly Planned. Even with the added tasks and projects brought on by this deployment, we can learn to create new routines that keep us efficient so we’re ready to tackle anything Murphy’s Law can throw at us!Read More
As difficult as it is to believe, there are ways to help you two draw closer to each other, build intimacy (because that doesn't simply mean sex) and continue moving forward in your marriage even when separated by thousands of miles! Here are a few key tips I would say help the most to keep the fire alive and to feel great during a deployment!Read More
Everyone talks about working out such as; what exercises to do to get killer abs, a nice booty, and what the best exercises are to focus on toning your arms and legs. Why doesn’t anyone talk about exercise to have a killer orgasm and a great sex life? We talk about all of the other muscles of the body, yet not often does anyone mention the pelvic floor.Read More