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Dinner with the Smileys began as a way for a military family to teach their community, one dinner at a time, about everything that happens in between the Military Goodbye and the Military Homecoming. Fifty-two dinners later, Dinner with the Smileys also became about community, grief, love and the loneliness that drives all of us to reach out to someone else.

The space between Goodbye and the Military Homecoming: Dinner with the Smileys