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One Mil-family’s Experience with a Little-known Resource

We are a community made up of military families, working together to pass along vital information to other military families. Over the years, thousands of you have joined with us to provide the crucial information we all need when orders arrive. Serving as the go-between for mil-families and helping to make the PCS process as Read more about One Mil-family’s Experience with a Little-known Resource[…]

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.[…]

Decisions! Decisions! An Apartment or A House?

By Rebecca Alwine, Army Spouse As a military family, one of our main concerns is where are we going to live. Over the course of the last ten years, we’ve had to make many housing decisions ranging from living on or off the installation, renting or buying, and even apartment or a house. Deciding Between Read more about Decisions! Decisions! An Apartment or A House?[…]

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Don’t Let a PCS Kill Your Entrepreneurial Spirit

By Jenny Hale, The Military Social Media Guru As a military spouse interested in entrepreneurship or building a business already, PCS orders can make your heart sink. Any move can. I moved six times to four states in less than two years to pursue a civilian career with the military, but I had one thing really Read more about Don’t Let a PCS Kill Your Entrepreneurial Spirit[…]

Quantico Marines

Out & About Quantico – Spring Edition

The weather is finally getting warmer and the days are getting longer. Which means it’s time to go outside the gates of Marine Corps Base Quantico and check out what the locals in Stafford County have to offer! Out & About Quantico – Spring Edition Not to be Missed! If you don’t do anything else Read more about Out & About Quantico – Spring Edition[…]

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Date Night Quantico

By Carla Olivo, USMC Spouse Everyone needs a Date Night every now and then. Some go out at least once a week, while others go once a month or once a quarter. However often you and your spouse get out of the house, check out these fun suggestions for a memorable Date Night Quantico. Date Read more about Date Night Quantico[…]

Why Living On-Base is (sometimes) Harder When You PCS

By Lauren Lomsdale, USMC Spouse With every PCS comes the question: where are we going to live? Our family has lived both on and off-base, and we have loved both for different reasons. Living off-base provided us with a home that we called our own, lots of land, and an opportunity for me to start Read more about Why Living On-Base is (sometimes) Harder When You PCS[…]

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Your Quantico Bucket List

By Carla Olivo, Marine Spouse Quantico is on the list of many military installations that make up the National Capital Region. The Pentagon, Fort Belvoir, Fort Myers, Joint Base Bolling and Andrews AFB are all places where you could venture out every day and experience something totally new and unique. Here is Your Quantico Bucket List of “once in a lifetime” Read more about Your Quantico Bucket List[…]

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Fun Day Trips from Quantico

By Carla Olivo, USMC Spouse There is a little something for everyone within a day’s drive of Quantico! Head to the Virginia beaches, the North Carolina mountains or the Big Apple in New York and within a few hours, you have arrived! Here are our suggestions for some fabulous, fun day trips from Quantico. Fun Read more about Fun Day Trips from Quantico[…]