Paracord or 550 cord is extremely versatile and it’s uses are countless. From making bracelets and lanyards to rigging up room dividers to hang bed sheets from for privacy. 550 cord can and will be found in almost any deployed environment. Consider adding 550 cord to your deployment packing list.

Baby Wipes

Baby wipes cannot be overstated and recommended enough to do them justice. They make such a significant change and immediate impact. Seriously, they’re not just for babies. Afghanistan is hot, too hot. Even if you work an office job being able to retreat to the restroom and take a baby wipe to your pits and […]


Doing laundry isn’t the most fun thing to do but it’s absolutely necessary. No one wants to be the stinky kid and establishing and maintaining a laundry routine will ensure you are not the stinky kid. Keeping a routine will help pass the time and I often find myself doing a bit of reading while […]