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What to hand carry when you move

PCS
June 16, 2018
Turn your permanent change of station into a trip full of memories by making sure you hand carry important items. Keep those irreplaceable items with you — not with the mover. Don...

Financial assistance for military families shipping pets overseas

PCS
June 19, 2018
For many military families, an overseas duty station assignment means having to make the incredibly difficult decision of whether or not it is going to be possible to bring the...

Finding personal services in Germany

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June 14, 2018
It’s been weeks since your nails were done and the kids need haircuts. You’re due for a date night and want a massage. How do you know that you’ll get your money’s worth?

Top 5 United Kingdom staycations

PCS
June 18, 2018
Being stationed in the United Kingdom, I always seem to find myself looking to vacation elsewhere. With cheap flights to mainland Europe on the rise, staying home may not be your...

Celebrating the longest day of the year

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June 21, 2018
A week after arriving in Germany in 2013, my husband and I walked out of a restaurant and saw a large fire burning in the middle of the town square. Biergarten tables filled with...

Hooking up utilities and communication services in Germany

PCS
June 19, 2018
Now that you’ve found a place to call home, you’ll need utilities and communication services. The good news is that you have a variety of options, and many resources are available...
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