Category Archives: Military

Saving money with home hair cuts (or why sundays is my least favorite day)

Wahl Clippers I usually don’t tell people I cut my husbands hair. If I happen to give him a bad cut I don’t want people to know it was me. And after 6 years of cutting his hair, it happens … Continue reading

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Where now, brown cow?

image has nothing to do with the post, but it goes with my title.  I started writing this post towards the end of August. Things have been a bit “hurry up, and wait” around my house.One thing about the military … Continue reading

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Belated Military Monday

I know I am late, I really wanted to get in on this Military Monday though so here we go: Did we plan our pregnancy? Yes. We had just returned from an overseas tour and we are both getting older, … Continue reading

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Military Monday

I’ve been traveling! Sorry for the un announced absence, but due to personal security I don’t like to reveal my travels before they happen. But I have a couple of cool posts coming up as soon as I can find … Continue reading

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Military Monday Link-up

This weeks questions:Do you live on base/post/fort or away from the military world? What factors did you consider when deciding where you would live? Was one more affordable than the other? Did it help/hinder your family situation? What things would be helpful for others … Continue reading

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Military Monday Link Up

Linking up over at Eights on the Move for Military Monday: Pack it up!  To kind of go with my theme of prepping for my PCS this weeks prompt seems appropriate. This week is all about packing, how do you … Continue reading

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Moving My Military Family (part 1, early preparation)

I can’t wait to cook at sea level again. We are currently at about 6,200 feet, and I have to adjust cooking times, and I burn a lot of things. I can’t even grill right. As I write this I … Continue reading

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Putting On a New Uniform: Transitioning from the Military Into Civilian Work

I’ve just gotten back from vacation and I am working on getting some posts put together this week. But I thought I would put up a wonderfully written guest post to keep things moving right along while I am editing … Continue reading

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My moving (PCS) tips

I considered this move our trial move, a move to get us ready for our big move at the end of the year. We only moved an hour and a half away but we got to use TMO (where the … Continue reading

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Moving

Yep, We’re finally moving. Tuesday- Thursday my things will be put into boxes, then put into a truck, then delivered at the new house. Posts will likely be few and far between for the next week or so. Hopefully by … Continue reading

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