MilitaryShoppers wants you to know the writers who work on this website. Each month we will feature one of our writers. This month we feature Meg Flanagan, who has been writing for MilitaryShoppers since June 2016.
Name: Meg Flanagan
Military Branch Affiliation: USMC
Years as a military spouse: 9
How many times have you moved as a military spouse? 4
Describe yourself in 7 words or less:
Committed, dedicated, creative teacher who loves writing
What’s your favorite travel destination?
New Hampshire’s White Mountains
What’s your favorite military discount?
SCRA credit card fee reimbursement
How do you save money when shopping at the commissary?
I shop using a list, only use coupons when it makes sense (the cheaper version is still cheaper, even with a coupon…) and stock up on essentials when they are on sale.
What’s your dream military duty station?
Hawaii or Europe, but I also love SoCal and the DC area.
What advice would you give to your younger self?
Relax, for real though. Keep reaching for what you want, but also let things happen. It will eventually all work out and it’s better if you are relaxed.
What goal do you want to achieve in the next 12 months?
I would love to keep growing my own blog, get back into the classroom and enjoy our new duty station!