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Oh, so, you are a Coast Guard Spouse?

I have been living in our new location for a year and a half now. I love the Coast and I love the community. What I have some hang-ups about are (1) school curriculum and (2) what seems to be job discrimination. Last year, when I attended one of the parent meetings at the elementaryContinue Reading “Oh, so, you are a Coast Guard Spouse?”

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In Retrospect: Appreciation for a Coast Guard Support Forum

¬† Flower arrangement photos, scrumptious cake ideas, and scores of tabbed pages of gowns in bridal magazines littered my desk. It was the spring of 2002. I was getting married at the ripe old age of 24. Eighteen months earlier, my fianc√© had proposed after we had been dating for a year. My red-headed beauContinue Reading “In Retrospect: Appreciation for a Coast Guard Support Forum”