Holding Down the Fort

A podcast show dedicated to American Military Families

Podcast Description

Military families are far from the average American family.

While on active duty, families learn resilience, resourcefulness, time management, organizational skills, flexibility, delayed gratification and, of course, how to establish a new normal after every PCS.

Our award-winning show is dedicated to curating knowledge, resources and relevant stories for military spouses (by military spouses and military family advocates) so they can continue to make ...

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Ideal Guest

Military members or advocates of the military community looking to share knowledge, resources and relevant stories so active duty military spouses can continue to make confident and informed decisions for their family.

Our Audience

Are you or have you been a career military family? Or does your family have plans to do career military? (i.e. Career military is considered at least 20 years of service.) We’d love for you to share your story and words of wisdom/encouragement to young military families.

Are you a Gold Star family member? (Gold Star families are when a father, mother, brother, sister, son, daughter, or other loved one dies in service to the nation.) Being that Jen is a f...

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About Us

“Hold Down the Fort” means to be in charge of a place while the person who is usually in charge is away. For this show, this mainly relates to military spouses and families who primarily take charge of the household (such as finances, children, moving, etc.) during and after active duty service.