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Great news, last year Busch Gardens Williamsburg kicked off year-round operation with the launch of special seasonal events such as the popular Mardi Gras celebration. I'm happy to announce the Mardi Grasmonth long event is back for 2022 on weekends kicking off January 28th-February 27th. Celebrate with jazzy live music, classic Cajun favorites and Carnaval Imaginique, an all-new cirque show in the Globe Theatre. Colorful entertainment fills all eight of Busch Garden’s villages with an exciting New Orleans-style event for the whole family. Tempt your taste buds with Mardi Gras inspired offeri... read more

We are so excited to announce that MilSpouseFest events are back for 2022! The inaugural MSF Cast will kick off the year with this fantastic and much needed webinar, PCS Tips & Tricks on Thursday January 27th at 12pm, presented by USAA. REGISTER TO ATTEND FOR FREE: Register for our MSF Cast on Whova Julie Shepard, Director, MilSpouseFest, will be speaking with the following industry experts: ● JJ Montanaro, Relationship Director, Military Advocacy Group, USAA ● Kellie Artis, COO, Millie ● Lizann Lightfoot, Content Editor, PCSgrades ● Megan Harless, CEO, PCS Like A Pro They will be taking ques... read more

Great news! The hassle of renewing your passport has just gotten easier forDOD Personnel and their families. The U.S. Department of State is launching an online portal allowing military customers to renew their passports from the convenience of their own homes. Therefore, you will no longer need to mail your application along with supporting documents. This service will be available to Active-duty, reserve, retired, Defense Department civilians and contractors and their families. The program is currently in a pilot program being tested with a limited audience before it rolls out to the genera... read more

Photo credit Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg, Virginia If you haven't been to a Great Wolf Lodge, I highly recommend putting it on your family bucket list. Great Wolf Lodge offers a fun experience for all ages. Great Wolf Lodge is known for their indoor water park (which is awesome by they way) but there is so much more to discover. Great Wolf offers themed rooms, scheduled activities, spa experiences, live characters, arcade games and more! What is even better.....Great Wolf Lodge offers an extremely generous Military Discount . Book your next getaway at Great Wolf Lodge and take advantage of ... read more

Disclaimer: MB participates in affiliate programs which means we may receive a small commission when you make a purchase through this link. We hate to be the bearer of bad news but Tax Season is here! Taxes are due Monday, April 18, 2022! Don't let tax season stress you out. Take advantage of Free tax filing services. (1) Military OneSource MilTax Taking command of your taxes is easy with Military OneSource MilTax, a suite of free tax services provided by the Department of Defense, designed exclusively for our military community to take the hassle out of tax time. Tailored for military life, ... read more