This week my oldest daughter started kindergarten. While she was cool as a cucumber about her first academic milestone, I was fretting over every … [Read More...]
I always hate lying to my doctor. In my heart, I want tell her the truth. No, I don’t walk for the recommended 20 minutes three times a week. No, I … [Read More...]
August is here! That means a new sales ad for your military commissary. One of the best ways to save money is to shop the sales ads at your favorite … [Read More...]
“Eating local” is a popular buzz phrase in the media.
Experts suggest that eating locally grown foods is better for the environment, the … [Read More...]
Are you guilty of being frugal to a fault?
I love saving money. My proudest moment in savvy shopping was when I haggled with a Navy Exchange … [Read More...]
I’m new to the military. My husband joined late (he was 26 years old) and we have 2 kids, ages 5 and 2 years old. We just … [Read More...]
Dating is WAY easier than networking. Once you get married, you are no longer on the hunt for your spouse. You can relax. You are done. When it comes … [Read More...]
Last month we talked about PTSD and mental health of our service members. Unfortunately, they aren’t the only ones who need therapy. The … [Read More...]
Maneuvering through the commissary is a difficult task to say the least. Add pushing a cart and a wheelchair and you have an even bigger challenge. … [Read More...]
I always underestimate the cost of a PCS. I tell myself that the Navy moves us so relocating from one military installation to another isn’t … [Read More...]