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Stroke of Genius

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Nonprofit Caddie School for Soldiers Helps Veterans Learn about Golf and Caddying, Gaining Skills to Transition to Private Professions By Donna Boyle Schwartz Transitioning from the structured life of the military to a professional position in the private sector requires a combination of focus, strategy, flexibility, ingenuity, skill, and luck…much like the game of golf. […]

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It’s your move: Army transportation process explained

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It’s springtime once again, which means moving boxes will be popping up like wildflowers as Soldiers and their families participate in the time-honored tradition of a military permanent change of station, or PCS, transition. While a permanent change of station can prove to be the most daunting part of military life, it can also be […]

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Grilled Smoked Turkey Sausage Panzanella Salad

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Prep Time: 25 mins. Total Time: 90 mins. Serves: 8 INGREDIENTS: 1-1/4 cups olive oil, divided1/3 cup red wine vinegar4 cloves garlic, minced1-1/4 teaspoons sea salt1-1/4 teaspoons ground black pepper1 package BUTTERBALL Smoked Turkey Dinner Sausage1 loaf (16 ounces) ciabatta bread, cut into 1-inch cubes8 small ripe tomatoes, diced1/2 cup chopped fresh basil1/4 cup chopped […]

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Sauteed Veggie Scoops!

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MAKE IT IN: 10 MINUTES This recipe is veggie delightful! INGREDIENTS: 1/2 Cup TOSTITOS Salsa Con Queso (Medium)1 Bag TOSTITOS SCOOPS! 2 Tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil1 Small Zucchini, Diced1 Small Yellow Squash, Diced HOW TO MAKE: 1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees.2. In large skillet, heat oil over medium high heat; add zucchini, yellow squash, onion and […]

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Bacon Backyard Corn

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Prep Time: 10 mins. Cook Time: 25 mins. Serves: 4 INGREDIENTS: 8 slices Wright Brand Naturally Hickory Smoked Bacon1/4 cup chipotle peppers, canned, pureed1/4 cup honey1/4 cup butter, melted4 corn ears, shucked DIRECTIONS: 1. Preheat your grill on medium heat.2. While the grill warms up, mix chipotle peppers, honey and melted butter in a bowl to […]

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A Helping Hand

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Mentorship Programs Support Service Members Transitioning from Military to College LifeBy Donna Boyle Schwartz Returning to college after being in the service can be a somewhat daunting changeover for service members and veterans. Service members are often older than the general student population, have a broader world view from having served in the military, and […]

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Core Workouts for Long-Term Health & Performance

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From Salute MagazineBy Dan Macomber, Certified Personal Trainer As summer approaches, so does the desire to work on our beach bods. When the weather gets nicer and temperatures rise, ab machines all around the world become more and more popular with gym-goers. Usually, this is to achieve the highly coveted six pack. But, I have […]

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It’s Worth the Trip! Mushroom Turkey Burger

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Your Commissary Dietitian Tips Many would agree that a grilled burger ranks up there as a favorite food. Some also have to admit that in seeking out a tasty burger, their healthy eating goals are derailed because alongside the burger which is slathered in high fat mayo and topped with a slice of something orange […]

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The Great Outdoors

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Military Families Can Expect a Warm Welcome & Invigorating Outdoor Recreation in and Around Naval Base Kitsap By Donna Boyle Schwartz Military families relocating to Washington State’s Kitsap Peninsula can look forward to joining a creative community that is rich in history and filled with a plethora of family-friendly outdoor adventures. Naval Base Kitsap was […]

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