How to Meet People in a New Town

How to Meet People in a New Town

As a military spouse, you’ve been the new kid in town … a few times. You’ve moved somewhere brand new, without knowing a soul, or even how to get to the grocery store (!). And you made your way through the community, eventually finding all your best spots, as well as some friends along the […]

Purge Before a PCS

Purge Before a PCS

How does it make you feel when you have to purge before a PCS? It’s everyone’s dream to have an easy, mess-free PCS … yet we all know that’s rarely the case. Items are lost or broken, dates never match up to when movers are supposed to arise, there’s a delay in getting your new […]

Where is Your Favorite Vacation Spot?

Where is Your Favorite Vacation Spot?

Every time I’m asked my favorite vacation spot, I ultimately list the last place I went. Whether California, Germany, Oregon, New York City, Mexico, at one time or another, they were all the favorite trip I’d ever taken. I used to travel quite frequently and still enjoy doing so when given the chance. But with […]

Working as a Military Spouse

Working as a Military Spouse

Did you keep your job when you got married to a service member? What about after your first PCS? The one after that? When you frequently relocate it can be hard to transition your career from town to town. Some employers are hesitant to hire milspos since they can’t give long term commitments. (Yes this […]