Military Child's First Day of School
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My Military Child’s First Day of School

Every momma is nervous for their child’s first day of school.  Will they make friends, will they get lost, will they like their teachers.  The list goes on and on of all the things us mommas worry about.  Add in the crazy caveats that military life brings and it can be down right terrifying.  On my military child’s first day…

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How to Choose A Hotel During Your PCS

There’s only one definite during a PCS.  A hotel stay.  Even if you’re super lucky and have your next home all lined up, chances are that you’ll have to stay in at least one.  Either on the drive or for the first night that you arrive in town before you can get your keys. You Learn Along the Way I’ve…

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Bloglovin’: I’m Taking the Next Step

Follow my blog with Bloglovin For those of you that don’t know, Bloglovin’ is an affiliate network for bloggers and brands to come together and share resources for a mutual goal. I’ve been operating this blog at a loss for some time now, and while I love what I’m doing, it’s about time to start trying to earn something for…

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New Blog Series: Everything You Need to Know About Moving with the Military

It’s that time of year again.  PCS (Permanent Change of Station) Season.  That means it’s time to learn all about moving with the military.  It can be a confusing, convoluted process.  By the end of this blog series you’re going to know everything you need to know about moving with the military! What Are The Different Ways To Go About…

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You Can Help New Milspouses Research Their Next Duty Station!

What is the first thing you do when you/your spouse gets orders?  RESEARCH, RESEARCH, RESEARCH!!  I’m always looking at how far the BAH goes, what neighborhoods are the nicest, where the best schools are, what has the easiest commute, etc.  Wouldn’t it be great if there was one place to visit that would give you all that information or at…

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To Claim or Not To Claim?!

So we did it.  We made it from Fort Campbell to Dallas.  The moving truck came and went.  The movers were not particularly confidence inspiring, but to be honest we have only had one set of movers that we believed in.  Which of course leaves us with the same old question:  To Claim or not To Claim?! First: Make Sure…

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First Resolution Checked Off the List!

And just like that… I’ve accomplished one of my New Year’s Resolutions!  I’ve been wanting to add another class to my weekly calendar of Zumba instruction. This past Wednesday I had an audition at Austin Peay State University’s Foy Recreation Center.  This was the longest demo I have ever had to do.  Traditionally, a facility will bring you in to…

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Welcome!!

I’m a seasoned military spouse looking to show independent women that they can flourish while navigating the military community. You’re a new military spouse, recently graduated and married to your high school/ college sweetheart.  You’re in a new town without your friends or family.  You’ve left your job that you loved (or at least liked) and now you’re struggling to…

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