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Moving from the West Coast to the South (East Coast)

Posted by on Monday, December 2, 2013,
Sometimes I can't believe that I am living in the South now. Earlier this year, I moved from San Diego, California to a suburb town of South Carolina. The population of this small town is about 45,000 people. 

For the first 3 months living here, I felt like I was living in a movie. Everyone has a Southern accent and most of the residents here are very religious. There is a church on almost every block. 

Today, I am very used to the slower lifestyle here and appreciate the Southern accent that i...
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Westin Town Lake in Virginia Beach is a nice stay!

Posted by on Tuesday, January 29, 2013,
Westin Town Lake in Virginia Beach definitely made it to the top 5 stay list for hotels for me. They are efficient and workers are true professionals! It is also really close to many bars and restaurant and they also have their own bar inside. We were immediately impressed as we stepped in and saw the lobby. See lobby picture below.

Their bed is also comfortable and clean.

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Being from the West Coast and marrying with in laws from the East Coast

Posted by on Thursday, January 24, 2013,
Being born and raised in San Diego was such a gift. I was very oblivious to how great we had it compared to East Coast weather. Even though I did learn a lot about American history elementary school, because DC, Maryland, Virginia and the Carolinas were so far away from California, I couldn't relate as well and picture in my head how fascinating history really is until I moved to the East Coast, where my husband's family is from.

All around are histories sites of when some of the famous battle...
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About the Publisher of Sailor Girlfriend.

Born and raised in San Diego, the publisher is a wife of a Navy veteran and has a passion for sharing knowledge and ideas to help other girlfriends, fiances and wives. She started this blog when she was still just a girlfriend of her sweet navy sailor. After dating for 1 year and 4 months, the sailor proposed to her and they got married 7 months later. He got out of the military 3 months after they wed, when his contract ended. Her husband served in the navy for 10 years.