Sub Spouse Non-Profit: Loving Hands of Southeastern Connecticut

Sub Spouse Non-Profit: Loving Hands of Southeastern Connecticut

This week we’d like to highlight a non-profit serving the greater New London, Connecticut area. Loving Hands of Southeastern Connecticut was cofounded by a submarine spouse and another local member of the New London comunity whose hearts are dedicated to helping those who are less fortunate. We all fall on hard times in one way [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: RKM Designs

Sub Spouse Small Business: RKM Designs

In our latest installment of "Sub Spouse Small Business," we want to introduce you to Rachel! Currently residing in Nebraska, Rachel is a submarine spouse and owner of RKM Designs, an online Etsy shop where she specializes in children's clothing. Name: Rachel Current Duty Station: Nebraska Q: How did you get started? My sewing journey [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Glitzy Dragon

Sub Spouse Small Business: Glitzy Dragon

In our latest installment of "Sub Spouse Small Business," check out Glitzy Dragon! Based in Colorado, the small shop specializes in epoxy-free tumblers, custom journals, planners and small gifts. Read on to learn how a pandemic hobby turned into a business! Name: Lauren Current Duty Station: Peterson AFB, Colorado Springs, CO Q: Tell us about [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Crafty Teague

Sub Spouse Small Business: Crafty Teague

In the latest installment of “Sub Spouse Small Business,” meet Arianna, a Portsmouth-based submarine spouse who creates vinyl t-shirts, decals and laser engraving home decor items from custom door hangers to children's clothing. Her desire to do something for herself and contribute fiancially to her family inspired her to launch Crafty Teague. Read more below: [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Fair Winds Handmade

Sub Spouse Small Business: Fair Winds Handmade

In the latest installment of “Sub Spouse Small Business,” meet Meredith, a San Diego-based submarine spouse who creates custom children's clothing! It was both her love of sewing and her desire for a creative outlet to stay busy that fueled her to launch Fair Winds Handmade. Read more below: Name:  Meredith McCall Hometown:  Hartford, VT [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Following Seas Photography

Sub Spouse Small Business: Following Seas Photography

Recently PCS'd to Hawaii and need family pictures? Taking a trip to Hawaii and want to capture special moments? Ashleigh of Following Seas Photography is professional, incredibly easy to work with, and excellent with children. My family was lucky enough to have her capture our family celebration. She was patient with my small kiddos and wonderful [...]

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 [...]