Hampton Roads Bucket List

Your Hampton Roads Bucket List

By Elizabeth Hedger, Air Force Spouse I’ve always fancied myself a bit of an adventurer. That being the case, I have to pause and ask myself why I haven’t taken advantage of all the things there are to do in the Hampton Roads area? There is virtually something to do for every adventure seeker (and Read more about Your Hampton Roads Bucket List[…]

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Out & About Hampton Roads – Spring Edition

By Paige Keyser, Air Force Spouse Spring is a great time to get out and enjoy the Hampton Roads Area!  The weather is starting to warm up and there is plenty to do. Enjoy the many family-friendly Hampton Roads events this spring. Find some great ideas for Easter and Mother’s Day too! Hampton Roads events this Read more about Out & About Hampton Roads – Spring Edition[…]

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Why I Love Being Stationed in Hampton Roads

By Elizabeth Hedger, Air Force Spouse When my husband and I got word that we were PCSing to Langley we were shocked. It wasn’t a base that Tanker pilots normally move to so we had very little knowledge about it. With seven moves behind us our family of five was seasoned at moving and we Read more about Why I Love Being Stationed in Hampton Roads[…]

What to Expect from the 2018 Housing Market in Hampton Roads

By Carla Olivo, USMC Spouse Moving every couple of years per the military lifestyle can intimidate anyone out of buying a house. Yes, it can be a gamble, but thousands of mil-families roll the dice so to speak and come out with a really good investment. We bought three homes during my husband’s military career, Read more about What to Expect from the 2018 Housing Market in Hampton Roads[…]

Moving to Joint Base Langley-Eustis? What Military & Veteran Families Need to Know!

By Carla Olivo, USMC Spouse So you are headed to Joint Base Langley-Eustis! The Hampton Roads area, often called “military-centric” is the birthplace of Colonial America and has the largest concentration of military installations of any metro area in the world. Nearly a fourth of the nation’s active-duty military personnel are stationed here. All five Read more about Moving to Joint Base Langley-Eustis? What Military & Veteran Families Need to Know![…]

Fun Day Trips from Hampton Roads

By Carla Olivo, Marine Spouse Twenty-six miles of Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay beaches, wildlife refuges, scenic rivers, state parks, botanical gardens, 8,000+ acres of forests, 30 miles of hiking trails, and two fresh-water reservoirs will definitely keep you busy if you’ve recently relocated to the Hampton Roads/Newport News/Virginia Beach area. But if you are Read more about Fun Day Trips from Hampton Roads[…]

Moving to Hampton Roads? What Military & Veteran Families Need to Know!

  By Carla Olivo, USMC Spouse So you are headed to Hampton Roads! The Hampton Roads area, often called “military-centric” is the birthplace of Colonial America and has the largest concentration of military installations of any metro area in the world. Nearly a fourth of the nation’s active-duty military personnel are stationed here. All five Read more about Moving to Hampton Roads? What Military & Veteran Families Need to Know![…]