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Our Last Day in D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C.- I woke up on Wednesday morning filled with excitement. The day we have been waiting for since September was finally here. I rolled over to Sean and whispered in his ear “We are going to Germany today.” Sean smiled wide and promptly asked me, “Babe, where are our passports.” A little dumbfounded I responded, “I have mine.” 807 more words

Foreign Service

Pack Out

WASHINGTON D.C. – Pack out is the day that movers come to your house and pack up all of your things that will either meet you at your next assignment or go to storage. 618 more words

Foreign Service

Our awesomely wonderful supplemental HHE shipment

There are some countries for which, if you are posted with the State Department, you get a consumables shipment.  A consumables shipment is an extra allotment of weight that you can use to buy things you will use up during your tour.   593 more words


Elk Shape Part II - The Pack Out

Anyone who has been hunting elk for even a short amount of time knows that elk hunting is hard work. You often cover miles of rugged terrain in less than ideal conditions. 209 more words