Tips for Surviving Company Command (For the Spouse)

Company command is definitely one of the most challenging things you will experience in your military life. It really is as bad as everyone says (sorry, just being honest) and there really is no way to wiggle out of it if your spouse wants to stay in the full 20. Command is often make or …

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My Disney Cruise Wedding: If They Care, They Will Come

Here is the “things that went wrong” post that I promised you. This issue is applicable to ALL weddings, it’s just more noticeable when you add a level of complexity: like having a destination wedding. Now be warned, this is a long one so you might want to grab some popcorn. Weddings really show you …

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My Disney Cruise Wedding: Fit For Foodies

One thing you need to know about me: I am a total and complete foodie. I see food as an experience, and I like for every meal to be a culinary journey. On top of that, I am very serious about maintaining my weight, and I expect everything I eat to be 100% worth the …

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My Disney Cruise Wedding: Budget-Friendly

Our entire week-long cruise wedding came in at less than $5,000. How, you ask? Well, to start, our DCL wedding package was only $3,000. That included the venues, floral (bouquets and décor), live music, hair and makeup, event coordinators, cake, champagne, officiant, photos, food…everything. Of course, like any wedding, you can pay to upgrade elements …

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My Disney Cruise Wedding: Easy And Stress-Free

I worked in the wedding industry for a hot minute, and you know how most brides and grooms describe planning and executing their weddings? “Stressful, dramatic, exhausting...we should have eloped.” Which is a shame because it absolutely doesn’t need to be – and shouldn’t be – that way. You want to know what my wedding …

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