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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

date night Quantico

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[…]

Marine Corps Museum

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[…]

Marines at Quantico

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[…]

Why I Love Being Stationed in Northern Virginia

By Rheanna Christine, National Guard Spouse NoVA, DC Metro, DC, Maryland, the DMV….living here is like living in one giant state comprised of four different places. It’s really hard to talk about one and not mention one of the other states (or District) nearby. You can easily have co-workers living as far away as West Read more about Why I Love Being Stationed in Northern Virginia[…]

Fun Day Trips from Jacksonville NC

By Sarah Hogan, Navy Spouse North Carolina boasts a rich history of pirates and colonists, abundant sea and wildlife, and relaxing beaches. Day trips from Jacksonville NC and Camp Lejeune abound along the coastline and inland. Day Trips from Jacksonville NC Topsail Island—35 minutes Make a day of the 26-mile long Topsail Island which is Read more about Fun Day Trips from Jacksonville NC[…]

Tacoma local favorites

14 Local Favorites in Tacoma, WA

By Stephanie Montague, Military Spouse Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) is often considered one of the best CONUS duty stations, especially if you like the outdoors. When you explain to civilians where it’s located, you might simply say “it’s near Seattle,” because many people don’t know where Tacoma is. Tacoma Local Favorites Tacoma definitely doesn’t have Read more about 14 Local Favorites in Tacoma, WA[…]

Tinker

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[…]