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little love notes embroidered onto pillow cases.

Sew Tara | Inspiring creativity in me + you

the BEST deployment idea..take his old T and jacket. put on a pillow.makes a GREAT cuddly buddy for kids or for u! spray with cologne :)

Deployment Photo Pillow by carlyshomefront on Etsy, $12.00

"Surviving my 1st deployment" -

'Helping Our Children Through Separations: 10 Ways to help your child through a deployment.' The last tip includes "keep your patience". SO very true! -

Creative and endearing ideas for #military families to feel close during #deployment.

I'm a Hero, Too: Read this book to emphasize to the kids at your FRG meeting that they are heroes, too! Although the uniform on the front cover is specific to the Marines, the story itself is generic enough to apply to all branches of service. #FRG

Daddy Dolls!! Great for deployments.

Daddy Dolls | Daddy Dolls

Things to Tell Dad Jar...when he is deployed write those special missed moments down and toss them in a jar...when he gets home, have a fun family night reading each thing and talking about them...helps reconnect as a family!

For all you military mamas: Make a deployment wall for the kids! Helps them feel so much closer to Daddy while he is away! Hate to think how soon we'll be doing this :-( but great idea- especially as the little guy gets bigger...

Sesame Street Deployment workshop for kids- very cute videos

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Deployment Books for Kids | Lifetime Moms

Shows - LifetimeMoms

This is a great FRG website, I love all the ideas for the kids during deployments.

Cookbooks and Combat Boots - Cooking For One During Deployment A MUST pin for every military spouse...and a delicious recipe to boot!

7 Days of Love. Such a sweet gift idea! For a spouse or anyone really! Perfect for a gift package for a deployment.

Mail a hug! Seriously adorable.

Send a BOX of SUNSHINE to brighten someone's day! SO cute

101 things to send your deployed husband. cute list!

Tips for a Creative Care Package

Homemade Gifts for a Care Package: Valentine's Day

Scrapbook or wrapping paper to decorate the inside of the box! #carepackage #mail

Supporting your Military Child

Rise and Shine Care Package - This Good Morning care package makes the day start a little easier with a selection of breakfast snacks, cereals, juice and a host of personal care items all packed in a box

Check out this post on all the different ideas for a deployment Bucket List and Lots of Tips! Major Craft Project or a New Hobby.

guide for great tips, tricks and tools for sending a great care package.