Your military ID card comes with certain perks when you’re living stateside. In fact, a number of restaurant chains across the country offer awesome discounts for service members, veterans, and military families when they want to go out to eat. All you need is a valid military ID, and some places will slash 10, 20, or even 50% off your bill.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
A lot of recently separated veterans or junior service members have spent years living out of an olive drab seabag. It’s unlikely that you’ve acquired a full kitchen set by the time you finally move into your own apartment off base or out in the civilian world.