Category Archives: PCSing

Winter Blues- update

I think I am back, hopefully I can get to posting again. I have been knee deep in the winter blues, and sickness. What started as a cold, turned into a sinus infection, and then turned into an upper respiratory … Continue reading

Posted in Montana, PCSing, sick, Snow, travel., update, Weather, winter | 3 Comments

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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An Update on Me and a Link-up

Things have been a little busy here the last few weeks and blogging has obviously taken a back seat. Our PCS plans have been nothing short of nerve wracking. I’ll elaborate more on this, eventually, but now is not a … Continue reading

Posted in Baby E, fitness, link-up, Marines, PCSing, update, weight | 1 Comment

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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How I really feel about PCSing

I am totally excited to get out of Montana at the end of this year. Paul got web orders and we will be out of Montana by Thanksgiving. We will miss the Marine Corps Ball again this year, but our … Continue reading

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What will it be like?

I spend a lot of my time thinking about the future. It’s winter here, still, and for the most part I am bored. It’s really too cold to play outside, we are walking on warmer days, but for the most … Continue reading

Posted in California, Camp Pendleton, dreams, Goals, moving, PCSing, travel. | 1 Comment

I counted my chickens

“Don’t count your chickens before they hatch”…. To say I am disappointed would be an understatement. I am very sad, heartbroken, but I’ll survive. Our hopes of going back to Okinawa this fall have been broken. There is no openings for my … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure, moving, Okinawa, PCSing, Sad | 2 Comments

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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Slowly getting settled

The last two weeks have been a mess. Packing, unpacking, looking for my jacket, finding things I forgot I had. The actual move itself wasn’t nearly as bad as I expected. They got all of our stuff packed, and delivered … Continue reading

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