What To Expect On Your First Deployment
Wondering what to expect on your first deployment? Preparing for your first deployment is an object lesson in feeling overwhelmed. It’s a feeling that can last for weeks as you gear up to head out. Guys from your unit will do their best to help you prepare, but there’s a lot that can be understood…read more
Home of the Free Because of the Brave
The History Behind Veterans Day Since 1919, the U.S. has celebrated Veterans Day on November 11th. This annual observance originated as Armistice Day on the first anniversary of the end of WWI, and it became a national holiday in 1938. The name was officially changed from Armistice Day to Veterans Day in 1954 by President…read more
Back to School – Stay Connected with Video Apps
One of the most challenging hardships while being deployed is being separated from family and friends for extended periods. It’s especially hard when it’s back-to-school time. Staying connected is now easier than ever. A stream of video chat apps provide that valued face time with those you love most. In fact, studies on happiness have…read more
Take a family road trip this summer!
With Sapphire you can stay connected during summer travel, but where to go is a big decision. If you are returning from deployment overseas, a family adventure with a summer road trip can help you unwind and create amazing memories. Back in the USA, July is one of the most popular times for a family…read more