Care Package · Gift Ideas for Him · LDR · Long Distance Relationship · Military Lifestyle · Valentines Day

Valentine Care Package

Alright, I’ll admit, this box is the first one I’m sending later than I planned (the goal is always to get them in the mail before the first of the month), but hopefully the theme will make up for that fact. This month’s care package stumped me.  I mean, I searched Instagram profiles, Pinterest pins,… Continue reading Valentine Care Package

Anniversary · Care Package · Gift Ideas for Him · LDR · Long Distance Relationship · new year

Happy New Year and 2 Year!

January’s care package was to help my Love welcome the new year and celebrate our anniversary from afar! Since I want him to have a happy and HEALTHY 2017, I included a bunch of healthy snacks instead of my usual sugar-ridden surprises.  Since he likes dried fruit, I included some dried pineapple and mangoes.  I… Continue reading Happy New Year and 2 Year!

Care Package · Christmas · Deployment · Gift Ideas for Him · Military Lifestyle · Missing Him

Sending My Love a White Christmas

As with last year, my Love is spending this Christmas a long way from home.  So I will be sending him a “white Christmas” of sorts so he can still feel close to home for the holidays.  Now, since he is deployed, and I don’t really trust USPS to deliver expensive items, I have saved… Continue reading Sending My Love a White Christmas

Care Package · Deployment · Gift Ideas for Him · Military Lifestyle · Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Care Package

I wish I were able to send my love a Thanksgiving dinner, to help him celebrate a very American holiday, but unfortunately I’m afraid that wouldn’t go well… He’d probably end up with a stinky, soiled box.  Yuck. Instead, here is what I sent my love.  Where we’re both from, leaves change color and fall… Continue reading Thanksgiving Care Package

Care Package · Deployment · LDR · Military Lifestyle · MILSO

Four Care Package Fails and How to Avoid Them

After nearly 2 years of long distance dating and in the midst of a second deployment, I’d like to think that I’m a Care Package Queen.  But that title didn’t come easy.  In my time as a Navy girlfriend, I have learned quite a bit through good ol’ trial and error.  Here are the fails… Continue reading Four Care Package Fails and How to Avoid Them