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Navy Life: So You Married (or are Dating) a Nuke

As a Navy wife, I am a member of multiple Facebook groups for Navy SOs. Some are local to where I am now or where I will be soon. 1,825 more words


Choosing Military Housing


We’re moving back into military housing.

If you remember the last time we did this, you might wonder why we made this decision again, so I’m going to walk you through the thought process. 747 more words

Navy Life

A Sailor's Knot

As if from the start, our hearts just knew
That no matter our age, our love was true.
But how soon duty to the sea called your name… 75 more words

Move.mil and the DPS System Make My Head Hurt: tips for setting up your HHG shipment


We have “Hard Copy Orders” in hand. This means that J is officially set to transfer to….. San Diego! Ta-da!

But this also means that now it’s time to start all of the hoop-jumping that’s involved in actually, y’know, setting it up. 722 more words

Navy Life

How to Make a Kick-ass Halfway Box (Without Breaking the Bank)

You and your sailor have spent a pretty penny at the Nex buying everything he/she needs for underway.
You've nagged about how much toothpaste they need and how many pairs of underwear to pack. 1,660 more words