Tag: oconus

40 Signs You Were Stationed in Germany

One of the perks of military life is the opportunity to see the world. If you’re lucky enough to get orders to Germany, you will learn that pieces of Germany will stay with you for years to come. If you…

How I Found My Village While Stationed Abroad

When we learned that our first duty station would be Wiesbaden, Germany, my husband and I were elated. I soon realized that I would be raising our 2-year-old and a 5-month-old sons without my hometown support network of family and…

#LivingFearless While Stationed Abroad

My husband is a soldier and we were fortunate enough to be stationed in Wiesbaden, Germany for three magical years. Once settled in, I couldn’t wait to explore outside the boundaries of “little America” (aka our military base), and immerse…

8 Places That Ship Baked Goods And Treats to APO/FPO

Just because your soldier is deployed or your family is stationed overseas doesn’t stop birthdays, anniversaries and other important holidays. When those holidays come around you may want to send them something sweet or your family may be craving a taste…

Live PCS: Unaccompanied Baggage Pickup Was Today!

I will be documenting my entire PCS journey from Hawaii to North Carolina, throughout the following weeks. When living overseas or OCONUS (yes Hawaii is considered overseas) you get an express shipment of goods that you can send before your…