Semper Fi Parents


Carl and Sue Andrews chronicle their daughter's life as a member of the United States Marine Corps. There are articles about marines in wartime, marine corps boot camp training, military news, and information. There is also a look at the lighter side of things with music videos, humor, political satire, and much more.

Today In Marine Corps History: 30 September 1945
by Carl almost 3 years ago
Marine Corps History Photos: Chin Up
by Carl almost 3 years ago



The insider's guide to everything Marine Corps. Featured on USMC Life is a great overview of every Marine Corps base... details of each base includes schools, restaurants, housing areas, area guides, and more. There is also a blog with useful information and funny insights when it comes to family life.

My Marine and Me


A 20 something US Marine Corps wife and wannabe actress writes about how marriage, the military and her dreams all coincide.

First Trimester
by Allie over 2 years ago
Coming Soon!
by Allie over 2 years ago

Day by Day


A day by day view of what I do as I wait for my amazing boyfriend to come back from marines boot camp. Fun. Random. Love.

Jars and Mugs


I am the wife of new US Marine. This is the story of our family from enlistment, through boot camp and training, and eventually the rest of our lives.

My Planner Round Up
by Kristina R about 3 years ago
Blackened Chicken Breast with Avocado Cream Sauce
by Kristina R about 3 years ago

A Boy, A Girl, and the Marine Corps: A Love Triangle


A Boy, A Girl, and the Marine Corps (originally Deployment Woes) was started in 2008 as a means of helping A Girl cope with a deployment. It has since morphed into semi-daily ramblings about life and an honest look at a military marriage that was deeply affected by a deployment and their struggles to come back together.

Learning to Say No
by A Girl about 4 years ago
Easy Microwave Spaghetti Squash
by A Girl over 4 years ago



One military couple's journey to, and life in Okinawa, Japan. Originally meant to keep family in the loop, we also hope this blog will be informative to others who may be PCSing overseas in the future, especially to Okinawa, Japan.

Laugh with Ash


Laugh with Ash is the story of my life as a Marine's wife. It entails every journey big and small, from a move across the world to the ins and outs of everyday. It is honest, real, and down to earth. I hope my readers find a good laugh (or two or three), a little bit of inspiration and maybe a little peice of themselves. Hakuna Matata -Ash

Humble Haro Abode


An ICU Nurse who is now a grad student, I am brand new the military family as my Husband is away at USMC Boot Camp until Thanksgiving. A lifestyle blog, of my pursuit of Life, Love, and Adventure!

Front Yard Garden Freshen Up
by Tyah Ferguson about 3 years ago
40 Weeks / 10 Months
by Tyah Ferguson about 3 years ago

Blood Stripe Wife


A twenty-something, over-educated-under-employed, libertarian leaning, urban loving, clothes horse who quit her exciting New York City life to marry a Marine and follow him across the country. She keeps a messy house and struggles with learning how to be a good wife while maintaining a sense of individual identity.

Dumbledore’s Army: Year of Darkness…?
by bloodstripewife over 4 years ago
Hair and Identity
by bloodstripewife over 4 years ago

living the life of a military wife


I just got married in march and moved down to north carolina. Im documenting how our first year of marriage is going and how im adapting to this new lifestyle.

The Life and Times of a Marine Wifey


Follow me as I dive into all the havoc and joy to be found in being a newlywed of United States Marine. Including information from engagement to house decorating, recipes and everything inbetween

A Boy, A Girl, and the Marine Corps


A Girl is a 20 something blogger who began blogging in 2008 as a means of coping with a deployment. She is a Veterinary Technician by trade and loves her work in Emergency and Critical Care. She is married to a 10 year veteran of the USMC reserves, whom she meet shortly after he returned from a deployment. They have been married for four years, have three, very bratty dogs, and are currently trying to muddle through the aftermath of a difficult deployment for both.

Devil Dog of Azeroth


Newly Married to a United States Marine, (Both former World of Warcraft addicts) going about day to day fumbling through life as a MilSO.

Red, White, & Marine Wife


I began this blog as a way of connecting with other military wives, and sharing my experiences through life as a military wife. Red, White, and Marine Wife is not a blog where I complain about my husband's commitment to the military, but rather his dedication to serving our country. My husband serves in the United States Marines while I serve on the home-front.

She Wore A Yellow Ribbon


I want to share what I have learned and what is yet to come as a US Marine's girlfriend not American and living in a different country than my boyfriend and communicate with other bloggers going through my same journey.