National Ice Cream Day: Our Favorite Shops at Every Duty Station

National Ice Cream Day: Our Favorite Shops at Every Duty Station

Today marks National Ice Cream Day! Here's our round up of favorite ice cream shops at every duty station: Honolulu, HI Photo courtesy of SomiSomi SomiSomi.  A special Korean dessert known as “Ah-Boong”, a fish-shaped waffle cone filled with your choice of filling and topped with soft serve.Black Sheep Cream Co. Unique flavors like Chai [...]

Portsmouth Bucket List: Coastal Maine Botanical Garden

Portsmouth Bucket List: Coastal Maine Botanical Garden

If you're stationed in Portsmouth, the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens needs to be added to your bucket list! Located roughly two hours from Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, the gardens is located in charming community of Boothbay, Maine. The gardens is a people’s garden, a grassroots effort that began as a casual conversation between friends and evolved [...]

Oahu Must Do: Sunflowers at Waimanalo Country Farms

Oahu Must Do: Sunflowers at Waimanalo Country Farms
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The sunflowers at Waimanalo Country Farms are back for the season! This event is one of my absolute favorites on island. Walking through the fields with the mountain backdrop and ocean breeze you feel like your transported away from all the hustle and bustle of the island. There are plenty of designated paths throughout the [...]

Portsmouth & Groton Staycation: Great Wolf Lodge New England

Portsmouth & Groton Staycation: Great Wolf Lodge New England

Great Wolf Lodge New England is a great place for a little family fun. Whether you are celebrating homecoming, a birthday, or just need a little family getaway, Great Wolf Lodge has something fun for everyone. Located in Fitchburg, MA, the hotel is about 90 minutes from Groton and Portsmouth. There is also a Great [...]