How to Have Fun at a Military Ball… When You Don’t Know Anyone!
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How to Have Fun at a Military Ball… When You Don’t Know Anyone!

There I was, walking into a hotel ballroom for another military ball. As usual, my husband was in his dress blue uniform, looking sharp. I was in a formal dress with hair styled and nails done. The kids had been dropped off at childcare, and we were ready for a fun evening! There was just…

9 Things You’re Guaranteed to See at a Military Ball
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9 Things You’re Guaranteed to See at a Military Ball

Inside: Learn what to expect at a military ball beyond finding the perfect military ball dress. Plus, learn several things you shouldn’t do. When my boyfriend (now husband) invited me to his first military ball, neither one of us was sure what to expect. I’d attended high school dances like prom and homecoming, but he told…

7 Military Ball Must-Haves That Aren’t a Dress
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7 Military Ball Must-Haves That Aren’t a Dress

I’ve been stock-piling items for this year’s military ball season. Because if you read my post about military ball dresses under 100 dollars, you know my last military ball involved a huge wardrobe malfunction. This season, I want to be ready to enjoy an evening out with my husband. I lined up a babysitter two months…

How to Find Stunning Military Ball Dresses Under $100
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How to Find Stunning Military Ball Dresses Under $100

This is embarrassing, but I am going to tell you anyway. Because you can do military ball dresses under 100 dollars the right way or you can do it the wrong way. Last Spring–and a several times before it–I absolutely did military ball dresses the wrong way. My husband called me from work and announced that…