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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[…]


Your Tinker AFB Bucket List

By Lyndsey Borden, Army Veteran Many military families create a “Bucket List” of things to do and see each time they PCS to a new location. Tinker Air Force Base sits in the heart of Oklahoma. There are plenty of fun places to visit while your family is stationed here. Some of these great options Read more about Your Tinker AFB Bucket List[…]

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Your Jacksonville, NC Bucket List

By Laura Schofield, USMC Spouse Driving into Jacksonville, North Carolina, for the first time can be, frankly, underwhelming. It’s a small, fairly average American city, sprinkled with local businesses, chain stores, and the usual establishments that crop up around a military base. But, if you are willing to drive a bit, Camp Lejeune offers access Read more about Your Jacksonville, NC Bucket List[…]


Your Pensacola Bucket List

By Rebecca Alwine, Army Spouse Nine things to do in Pensacola… no matter how long you’re stationed there! My time in Pensacola was short, and we knew that from the beginning, so we set off our very first weekend in town to make the most of it. We left the navy lodge on the beach Read more about Your Pensacola Bucket List[…]

Your Southern California Bucket List

By Lizann Lightfoot, Military Spouse One thing I love about military life is that it has let us live all over the world and experience a variety of locations and cultures. Whether we live near cities or in the middle of nowhere, I like to find unusual activities that only the locals know about. It Read more about Your Southern California Bucket List[…]

San Antonio Bucket List

Your San Antonio Bucket List

By Carla Olivo, Marine Spouse If you are stationed in the San Antonio Area, you know firsthand how interesting a duty station it is! Whether you are at Randolph AFB, Lackland AFB, or Fort Sam Houston, there is plenty to see and experience in the Texas Triangle. Here is a list of some of the Read more about Your San Antonio Bucket List[…]

Your Northern Virginia Bucket List

By Carla Olivo, Marine Spouse Those stationed at the Pentagon, Fort Belvoir or really anywhere in the National Capital Region, know that you could venture out every day and experience something totally new and unique. From shopping at quaint stores in Occoquan to seeing over 15,000 candles lit to honor America’s soldiers, there is always Read more about Your Northern Virginia Bucket List[…]

Your Washington D.C. Bucket List

By Carla Olivo, Marine Spouse Those stationed in the National Capital Area, know firsthand how unique a duty station it is! It is often said that you could pick something to do or see every day and still not see everything. Here is PCSgrades’ Washington D.C. Bucket List of “once in a lifetime” things to Read more about Your Washington D.C. Bucket List[…]