Sub Spouse Small Business: Grumble Goods

Sub Spouse Small Business: Grumble Goods

In the latest installment of "Sub Spouse Small Business," meet Rebecca, who began experimenting with flour alternatives after her two pugs developed allergies and special dietary needs. With a passion for baking and sewing, Grumble Goods Dog Bakery was born. What's more, this Groton based mama managed to launch her business in the midst of [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: LRigezSilver

Sub Spouse Small Business: LRigezSilver

Laura Rigez started her new hobby of silversmithing and jewelry making soon after restationing to Washington DC with her husband. This hobby quickly became her business, LRigezSilver. The process of metalsmithing is a fascinating one involving cutting and soldering of sheets of metal together with bezel strips or wire. Once completed it can hold beautiful [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: My Daddy is a Submariner

Sub Spouse Small Business: My Daddy is a Submariner

No matter how many times you experience a deployment, it never gets easier. And once your family grows and children come into the mix, you have even more to prepare for. Meet Allexis Wise, a submarine spouse currently stationed in Norfolk. It didn't take long before Allexis realized the lack of children's literature out there [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Naptown Food

Sub Spouse Small Business: Naptown Food

Have you been to Annapolis?  Annapolis is home to the United States Naval Academy and is famous for their restaurants that line the streets of the downtown area. Tourists and locals delight in “cracking” crabs and shucking local oysters while enjoying a view of the Severn River. Pop into Chick and Ruth’s for a sandwich to go [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Traveling Creations

Sub Spouse Small Business: Traveling Creations

In this week’s installment of “Sub Spouse Small Business,” please meet Melissa Walter, a Washington-based submarine spouse and owner of Traveling Creations. From duty station to duty station, Melissa shares her passion for unique, custom-tailored, and good quality home-decor. Read on to learn more! Name: Melissa Walter Hometown: Moweaqua, Illinois Current duty station: Bangor, Washington [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Busy Bee Sustainable Kitchen Wares

Sub Spouse Small Business: Busy Bee Sustainable Kitchen Wares

In our latest installment of “Sub Spouse Small Business,” please meet Janine Bannier, a Connecticut-based submarine spouse and owner of Busy Bee Sustainable Kitchen Wares. Passionate about the environment, Janine went on her own journey to reduce waste in her home. While doing so, she found many low-waste and zero-waste products were difficult to find [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: All The Pretty Tees

Sub Spouse Small Business: All The Pretty Tees

In our latest installment of "Sub Spouse Small Business," we're thrilled to introduce you to Jenny Wade, a Groton-based submarine spouse and entrepreneur. As owner of "All The Pretty Tees," Jenny's mission is to empower women to feel happy, confident and special with beautiful t-shirt designs. Read on to learn more! Name: Jenny Wade Hometown: [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Warrior Goddess Fitness

Sub Spouse Small Business: Warrior Goddess Fitness

This week's installment of "Sub Spouse Small Business" - meet Tabitha Martin, a sub spouse and founder of Warrior Goddess Fitness! Based in Guam, Tabitha created a local community to help women on their wellness journeys. Read more below! Name: Tabitha MartinHometown: Lake Ozark, MissouriCurrent Duty Station: Naval Base Guam (PCS'ing to Hawaii in November) [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Vintage Sailor Design. Co.

Sub Spouse Small Business: Vintage Sailor Design. Co.

In our latest installment of “Sub Spouse Small Business” – meet Angie Halliwell, a sub spouse and owner of The Vintage Sailor Design Co. Based in Kings Bay, Georgia, Angie creates reclaimed, farmhouse and military-inspired décor. From custom ornaments and leather key chains to name plaques and signs, her work combines submarine style and farmhouse chic. [...]