Ft Bragg

Budget Friendly Family Activities at Fort Bragg

By Wendi Iacobello, Army Spouse Fort Bragg offers an array of activities that are perfect for families of all sizes.  Many family friendly activities are free or very low cost.  This helps those who are on a strict budget, but still want to enjoy family fun together. Check out some of the most popular family Read more about Budget Friendly Family Activities at Fort Bragg[…]

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PCSing While Pregnant

  By Megan Harless, Army Spouse, Stars & Stripes Doulas Congratulations on your pregnancy! Typically, adding a new member to the family is an exciting time. You decorate the nursery, go over your birth plan with your provider, and schedule when family will arrive to visit you. And then military life gets in the way. Read more about PCSing While Pregnant[…]

Colorado Springs

Newly PCSed to Colorado Springs? We’ve Got You Covered!

How was your recent PCS? Disaster or delightful? Nightmarish or Whew! We’re just glad it’s over? Whether you are still reeling from the hit your furniture took or pleasantly surprised that you finally had a smooth move, your fellow military families need to hear from you. Write a review of your Moving Company for the Read more about Newly PCSed to Colorado Springs? We’ve Got You Covered![…]

Making the Most of a Summer Day in Seattle

By Stephanie Montague, Military Spouse Summer is coming to Seattle . . . eventually. When it finally arrives, you would be hard-pressed to find a more beautiful city to spend the day outdoors. Between Puget Sound, numerous lakes, and two mountain ranges in the background, views from Seattle on a summer day are amazing. Making Read more about Making the Most of a Summer Day in Seattle[…]

NOVA

Out & About NOVA – Summer Edition

By Jacqueline Olivo Summertime in NOVA! Northern Virginia is normally bustling with activity, but it is especially so as we move into the summer months. From ballroom dancing to concerts in the park, there’s plenty of fun to be had for all ages here in Northern Virginia. Come discover some fun activities this June – Read more about Out & About NOVA – Summer Edition[…]

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Geo-bachelor Housing: A Frequent Conundrum

By Rebecca Alwine, Army Spouse Let’s face it; moving can put a cramp in your style. Just as there are many reasons your neighbors may be excited about moving this summer, there are just as many reasons you are dreading it. Geo-bachelor Housing In this military world, we have a different term for everything, and Read more about Geo-bachelor Housing: A Frequent Conundrum[…]

Ft Bragg

Out & About Fayetteville NC – Summer Edition

By Wendi Iacobello, Army Spouse The warmer months are perfect for outdoor activities in the Fort Bragg area. There is something for everyone from fitness to festivals. It is time to get Out & About Fayetteville! Check out this list of fabulous finds in the area from May through July. Out & About Fayetteville NC Read more about Out & About Fayetteville NC – Summer Edition[…]

Fun Day Trips from Fort Bragg

By Wendi Iacobello, Army Spouse North Carolina is a state that has it all; beach, mountains, city, country, and the Piedmont.  There is something for everyone from one end of the state to the other.  The great thing about being stationed at Fort Bragg is that you can experience much of what the state has to Read more about Fun Day Trips from Fort Bragg[…]

Fort Bragg

Why I Love Being Stationed at Fort Bragg

By Wendi Iacobello, Army Spouse Fort Bragg and the surrounding area gets a bad reputation most of the time. If you move here with an open mind, you will find many ways to enjoy this area. Even though I am a small town girl and a North Carolina native, I was not thrilled about leaving my Read more about Why I Love Being Stationed at Fort Bragg[…]

Moving to Marine Corps Base Quantico? What Military Families Need to Know.

By Paige Keyser, Air Force Spouse Welcome to the Crossroads of the Marine Corps! Marine Corps Base Quantico is located in northern Virginia between Fredericksburg and Washington D.C. and is part of the National Capital Region. There are approximately 4,000 military service members and their families living on MCB Quantico. It is home to the Read more about Moving to Marine Corps Base Quantico? What Military Families Need to Know.[…]