Month: September 2014

10 Things the Folks at Military Housing Want You to Know

This is the first duty station where we have lived in military housing. I was skeptical at first after hearing the horror stories from the military housing at our last duty station. However, we decided to live in housing  thinking a) we were going to get a second pet and b) housing might give us […]

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How to Create the Perfect Military Pin-up Costume

military pinup

If you haven’t decided on a costume for Halloween yet, try paying homage to your service member by dressing up as a military pin-up girl. It’s a glamorous and fun throwback that is full of patriotism. I’ve done it twice now: once to represent the Navy, once to represent the Army. It’s a feminine look […]

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Defense Mobile: Cell Phone Service Tailor-Made for Military Families

Compensation for this post was provided by Defense Mobile via MSB New Media.  All opinions expressed in this piece are my own.   My phone is my lifeline pretty much. When husband is deployed, I am tethered to it in case he calls me or sends me a message. Plus with a new baby in […]

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10 Best Boot Camp Graduation Gifts

Boot Camp Graduation Gifts Ideas

Completion of boot camp is a wonderful achievement. Basic Training Graduation is going to be one of the most memorable and monumental moments in a service member’s life. Consider getting them a gift to reward them for completing and as a welcome to the next chapter of their military lives.  If you’re looking to get a […]

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Sharpie Pens: A Working Mom’s Best Tool

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Sharpie, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #EverydaySharpie http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV As you know, Junior is in daycare and I have mixed feelings about it. It’s a whole new school year which means new clothes, diapers, bottles, random other […]

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