One of the great advantages of military life is the opportunity to live overseas. How many of our civilian friends and neighbors have the chance to ..
Fun fact about my dog, Macy: she’s four years old and has lived in three different states. She grew up on an Oklahoma farm with a mini horse, and th..
In the military community, summertime is notoriously known to be “PCS Season” – the most popular time for service members to receive new orders, or ..
The military lifestyle poses many uncertainties for families. For example, deployment orders, Permanent Change of Station Orders (PCS), or a job ass..
Since I became a military spouse more than 16 years ago, my family and I have moved eight times for the good of the Navy. Some moves have been greet..
If you’ve received orders OCONUS, you will generally receive a small weight allowance of items that will be sent via expedited methods to your new d..
Do you enjoy moving? Some people might say no, but I love it!! Since I am a military child, I get the opportunity to live many different places, som..
Just over one year ago, we received orders for our upcoming PCS. Instead of the familiar post we anticipated—GERMANY was our destination! While unex..
I never thought that I would be preparing to write an entire post about trash, but here I am. And when I say “trash,” I mean the refuse, stinky, gar..
I have a love affair with trash bags. Specifically trash bags full of junk my family has collected. I love the feeling of filling up those trash bag..