Sub Spouse Small Business: Samantha Brown, Author

Sub Spouse Small Business: Samantha Brown, Author

In this week's edition of "Sub Spouse Small Business," meet Samantha Brown, a submarine spouse currently stationed at University of Kansas - NROTC! She took her love of writing and her unique experiences as a submarine spouse to publish Sub Wife: A Memoir From The Homefront. To learn more about her experience and book, read [...]

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

Story submited by Kirsten 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 [...]

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: 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: 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. [...]

Sub Spouse Small Business: Fair Winds Candle Co.

Sub Spouse Small Business: Fair Winds Candle Co.

In our second installment of"Sub Spouse Small Business" - meet Tenisha Dotstry, a sub spouse (and veteran) and owner of Fair Winds Candle Company. Read more below about how Tenisha's unique background and experience in the Navy inspired her to launch her business - a great gift to keep in mind for the holidays! Name:   [...]