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I Am a Navy Wife

A group for navy wives to connect. 831 People

    Gm's Wifey

    Hello, my name is Amanda and I am a Navy wife of 25... let me tell you our story, it is one of my favorite to tell Adam (my wonderful Sailor) and I met in Aug of 2000... We became friends almost immediatly, but he had a girl friend at the time so friends was all we could be. He...
    alwag1r alwag1r 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 13, 2011

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    Colchester Military Prision

    I have never felt like this before, I feel like I have a broken heart my hubby was sent to Colchester military prision. he will not see me as he doesnt want me to visit. he seys hes doing this because he loves me. his sentence is 7 months. all I seem to do is cry and when a sad...
    bedazzledbabe bedazzledbabe 31-35, F 5 Responses Oct 17, 2013

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    My man is pulling away we've been living

    together for about nine months and together before that. We are unofficially engaged, both our families know of our plans, he asked my mother and grandfather for my hand in marriage. He is a about to go on his first deployment. But from the start of this month it's been...
    slippersatin slippersatin 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 24, 2015

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    New Young Navy Wife

    I am 19 years old. My husband is 21. We've been together for 3 1/2 years and has been married for two months. Living together for 1 1/2 years. No kids yet.Hes leaving for bootcamp nov.4th (6 days away). Im really scared and sad. I dont know what ti expect. I dont know how to...
    OWilliams OWilliams 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 28, 2013

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    Wish I Could Feel 'Navy pride' Like I Used To Feel

    I am feeling so cynical right now.  In the last hour I've felt angry, disbelieving, anxious, panicky, indignant, frustrated, sad and helpless.  It is the helpless part that gets to me the most.  I am to the point where I don't even want to think about the whole retirement...
    AloneInHawaii AloneInHawaii 31-35, F 9 Responses Feb 11, 2011

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    So I have some questions

    for navy girlfriends or wives even. I'm just not sure what to expect when my boyfriend finishes with A school. I'm trying to learn all I can but its hard when he's not sure what's going to happen either. I'm hoping someone can answer some of my questions i.e. like deployment and...
    sms6z4 sms6z4 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 16, 2015

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    Navy Wife: Hardest Occupation You Will Ever Have

    I met my husband when he was still going to navy school... When my husband was in school it was hard but luckily i was in my hometown for it but i still spent a lot of my days waiting for him to get off work, if it was ever even on time :/... now hes done with school and has...
    feelthemusic38 feelthemusic38 22-25 Jun 17, 2009

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    Moving to Great Lakes in 5 days to be with my

    sailor! Although he has night school now and we won't get as much time together as I thought but it's worth seeing him every day and sleeping with him. Although I am extremely nervous and I'm going to miss everyone like crazy I think I'm ready for a new chapter in my life
    Misscourtni Misscourtni 22-25 Aug 26, 2015

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    Does anyone here have a Nuke hubby?

    My bf & I have been talking about marriage for 2 years now & I don't really know what to expect.. Like how will A school & Prototype be like? & Where do they get stationed at? He's graduating bootcamp in 3 weeks & will be flying to SC for his A School
    aiahlove aiahlove 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 4, 2014

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    We just took "the next big step" in our

    relationship. Me and my husband just adopted two adorable little kitties! Their names are Poseidon (because my husband is a diver), who is a boy, and Athena (because she's so smart and beautiful), who is a girl. Poseidon is more chill and likes to follow us around and watch what...
    ANavyGirl21 ANavyGirl21 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 15, 2015

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    So I Thought ...

      I saw so many women with hubby's in the navy so I wanted to post this.  Maybe we can all connect & support each other.  My hubby is currently away and i'm expecting.  So please join!
    navywifeandmomtobe navywifeandmomtobe 16-17, F 10 Responses Apr 26, 2007

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    I just moved to VA beach to be with my husband

    and I want to make friends in this area. Anyone live here?
    LindseyMonet LindseyMonet 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2015

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    Hi everyone. My name is Cher B

    and I have been a Navy wife for two years. 0.o Wow time goes by fast. I love to talk to other military wives and hear there experiences. Also I take great joy in supporting new military wives who have questions without answers. Any way I can be supportive let me know and baby I...
    thestickyapron thestickyapron 22-25 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    I am moving with my husband to Groton/New

    London Connecticut. Anyone else stationed there?!
    jodiemonro jodiemonro 18-21, F Apr 29, 2015

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    Does anybody else feel

    so lost and sad being away from their sailor :(
    angelhaynes angelhaynes 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18, 2014

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    Monterey Is For Lovers.

    The last year and a half has been a whirlwind of experiences and emotions, but I suppose that's the life of a Navy wife. My husband enlisted into the Navy after we graduated from college, got married and found it difficult to find a relevant job in Las Cruces, NM. At some point I...
    summercrosa summercrosa 22-25 Jun 11, 2010

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    Hi, my fiance and I will be married in June of

    this coming year. I just wanted to find a group ahead of time that would understand what I'm going through. He just left for basic this past Wednesday and I'm taking it harder than I thought. I'm not used to him being gone so this is really different for me. It makes me think...
    ChelseaCheree ChelseaCheree 18-21, F Dec 13, 2015

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    So my husband went underway a few weeks back.

    We've emailed once and talked on the phone twice. Other than that, it's been dark between us. Women going through this kind of deployment naturally swoon at the phone ringing with her husband's ringtone, right? They typically rush to get somewhere when their husbands port some...
    Navylove19 Navylove19 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2013

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    Wife Of A Soon To Be Sailor

    My husband has been working on joining the Navy for the past year. He is going to the recruiter's office on Friday to take the ASVAB and get the process rolling. What I want to know is what happens from here? How soon does he ship out for basic? How does the moving work when he...
    Navywifeglassburn Navywifeglassburn 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 20, 2013

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    I Miss Him Like Crazy.

    We've both become a little more skilled at dealing with underways, but they never become easy. I've created new friendships in the time that he's been gone, thrown myself into work, going out whenever I'm invited, just to keep busy. Just so the loneliness doesn't sink it. But, it...
    Optimystic85 Optimystic85 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 29, 2010

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    So today my husband left

    for his first deployment in the Navy. He'll be gone for 10 months and I am terrified. I hate the feeling of being alone. He's new to the Navy, he left for bootcamp in February of this year, and I saw him for his graduation + the weekend after it. Then he had to go to ASchool...
    MrsDiebold MrsDiebold 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 22, 2014

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    I started trying to connect

    when my husband -then boyfriend- left for bootcamp. Feeling a bit lonely and down ... so I figured it was time to reconnect with some who might understand what I'm going through. :) I've been married to my husband for a few months now, been together for five years. He's in the...
    ANavyGirl21 ANavyGirl21 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 7, 2015

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    Aramos29 Aramos29 22-25 1 Response Sep 24, 2014

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    Navy Wife

    my hubbie left on may 12 for navy boot camp.. i have received 3 letters from him.  the last one was a daily basis..sort of a diary he wrote to me.  i miss him dearly.  But thinking about it makes me weaker so i choose to focus on my baby and school.  His...
    waiting4u waiting4u 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 4, 2009

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    Not Am I A Wife :0)

    But I spent some time in the Navy I just wanted to post a Thank You to all you ladies, that also serve our country as wives, girlfriends etc. When we deploy we take really a huge support system with us. We leave behind you to wait on the return. You are left to manage and...
    BAPhoto BAPhoto 46-50, M Aug 16, 2013

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    I really need your help ladies,

    he got his orders:) We will be stationed in San Diego! Yay:) Ok so where do u even begin?? We want to live off base. Anyone else been through this we will need to find a place in less than 30 days. Ive got so much that needs to be figured out and hes busy with school right now...
    JaySS7 JaySS7 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 5, 2015

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    SailorsGirl16 SailorsGirl16 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 27, 2015

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    My husband is an MA in Bahrain right now.

    . His first place being stationed and he's been there for over a month now. Anyone else in the same boat??
    cheyenne3939 cheyenne3939 18-21, F Aug 24, 2014

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    Happy And Peaceful

    Today my baby called! My husband was supposed to sail till Monday but this morning the familiar ringtone woke me up... I hit my toes as I was rushing to answer my phone. He was sailing closed to the coast so he ran outside the infirmary only to spend a couple of minutes with me...
    JaElinka JaElinka 26-30, F Apr 25, 2013

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    I live in Norfolk Virginia.

    I am a young navy wife. Always down to meet new friends. I've been here for about 2 months give or take. if any of you ladies live in Norfolk or close by. message me :)
    Zkrystal13 Zkrystal13 18-21, F Sep 2, 2015

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    Is there anyone who is a navy wife

    or girlfriend and their sailor is a AD (Aviation machinist mate), how is the lifestyle. How is trying to start a family like? Did you have sacrifice your career? Any information would be helpful , even if your not answering the questions exactly.. Thanks so much!!!!
    LovableAmanda LovableAmanda 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 31, 2014

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    Long Distance Beginnings

    I Am a Navy Wife.  However, we started out in the "deployment" phase - so I pleasantly (and not so pleasantly) understand the everlasting effects of distance on a relationship. We met on the internet in 2006 and developed a gradual and remarkably immature...
    CanadianNW CanadianNW 26-30, F 8 Responses Sep 25, 2009

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    It's my birthday!!!..

    . and I'm alone in my room.. waiting for my sailor to wake up and call me again lol
    sailorsgf0314 sailorsgf0314 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 9, 2015

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    So my guy is going to be deployed soon.

    The past few weeks he's been really mean, picking on me and fighting with me over nothing, he always apologizes afterwards. I've been going through a hard time trying to find a job, so I've been selling my vintage clothes and I'm actually pretty good at it. I'm making some money...
    slippersatin slippersatin 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 5, 2015

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    Hello Ladies

    please pass on my thanks to your husbands for their service to the country. i would also like to thank you for the sacrifices you and your families make so that your husbands can defend the freedoms that we all hold dear
    ihaveanameitsrick ihaveanameitsrick 46-50, M 13 Responses Oct 15, 2008

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    Just got back from shopping with my maid of

    honor and I BOUGHT HIS RING!!! Soooo excited!!!
    sailorsgf0314 sailorsgf0314 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 21, 2015

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    New Navy Wife.

    My husband and I recently came to the decision of becoming a navy family. It has always been a dream of his and as his wife I knew I couldn't not let him go for his dream. Today he swore in and is off to boot camp. We are expecting a baby boy in April and he graduates end of...
    ProudNavyWife2013 ProudNavyWife2013 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 29, 2013

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    Unhappy

    new in PCS japan (non english speaking country). married for 1 year. 1st time to be away from family (philippines). no friends here in my new world. hard to trust everyone. husband always on travel. can't find my confidence in this mix culture of military life. i wanna go back in...
    aynaku aynaku 31-35 2 Responses Jul 2, 2010

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    This may be a long shot

    but I was wondering if anyone knew the approximate range of time it took after your husband submitted his paperwork for you both to receive your BAH? I am currently engaged and we will be marrying in December, and we're just trying to figure out when we should be expecting to be...
    Breathe38 Breathe38 18-21 3 Responses Oct 10, 2015

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    Starting late in life.

    .. My husband and I have been married for 8yrs. We have 2 kids and careers. A naval job has always been his dream and I feel that as his wife I should encourage that before it's too late. So here we are...I am a very independent person but we haven't spent but 2 nights away from...
    carleehorse carleehorse 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 9, 2015

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    Interesting Little Email From My Hubs

    So lately things have been going really really really well with up... even im surprised... ive been waiting for the other shoe to fall... and so far it doesnt look like it will at all... i really feel that my husband just needed to adjust to the responsibility of having a wife...
    sothisisme sothisisme 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 30, 2009

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    Is anyone out in Virginia

    that is a navy wife!!
    Aramos29 Aramos29 22-25 Oct 26, 2014

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    I am having a hard time adjusting to my husband

    being away. He is stationed over 7000 miles away and we just got word that my son and I can not follow him. I have never felt so low in my life. I can't talk to anyone in my family because they are all too happy that we can't go. I am just looking for some support to help me get...
    Lak1114 Lak1114 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    So... I just moved to great lakes yesterday

    to be with my sailor.. I'm very happy to be up here, however I feel kinda lost.. I know absolutely nobody but him.. Is that normal? I guess I just wish I knew more people
    tropicherry tropicherry 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 20, 2014

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    Considering A Move To Bahrain!!!!!

    Hello Ladies, My husband and I are considering a PCS move to the base on al-Manama, Bahrain for a one-year contract. I am usually pretty good at researching, but I'm hitting a bit of a wall as the main site for the base in Bahrain is not as informative as other base sites. I...
    LG1028 LG1028 26-30 9 Responses Oct 2, 2010

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