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alex2toes replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion 4/3 to PI, my poolee is soon to become a recruit. in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"A friend just suggested uber."
Mar 9
alex2toes replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion 4/3 to PI, my poolee is soon to become a recruit. in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"This is from a 2013 discussion Comment by Momma Hen (Susan) on December 12, 2013 at 6:52pm Hi Jean, You can get on the Savannah Airport website and search for ground transportation. I believe there are a few options. I rented a…"
Mar 9
TigersGirl replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion 4/3 to PI, my poolee is soon to become a recruit. in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"I recently traveled to PI and didn't have any luck finding a shuttle. You could try calling the Savannah USO. If anybody knows, they would. I just ended up renting a car since it's hard to get around at Parris Island/Beaufort without one.…"
Mar 9
Christine Fioretta replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion 4/3 to PI, my poolee is soon to become a recruit. in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"I actually did, but it would a 14 hour ride with a 2 and a half year old. That might be my last resort. Jet blue will fly to Savannah round trip was about 300 bucks."
Mar 8
alex2toes replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion 4/3 to PI, my poolee is soon to become a recruit. in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"Have you thought about taking the train down? I have a Marine Mom friend that lives in Maine. She took the train down, it was the cheapest option for her."
Mar 8
Christine Fioretta added a discussion to the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
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4/3 to PI, my poolee is soon to become a recruit.

Hi everyone,It looks like a April 3rd ship date. I'm trying to find the number for a shuttle down in Savannah or Hilton Head so I can get a better idea of what I'll come graduation. Anyone have any numbers. I tried pointe shuttle and they told me no and hung up.See More
Mar 8
alex2toes replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"Congratulations on your poolee. Hang in there, remember, there are always people here you can talk to."
Feb 2
Christine Fioretta replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"Thank you!!! He is officially a Poolee, sworn in today. Was given a new ship date (we had a delay of paperwork, needed some court documents for out daughter, he was originally supposed to be out 3/6) of 7/10 to PI but then they called him a few…"
Feb 1
TigersGirl replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"Childcare is so tough! If you're near any kind of military installation, you could call and ask about child care availability. The on base prices are usually reasonable but they often have waiting lists. If you're not near a base, check…"
Jan 27
Christine Fioretta replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"there are good and bad days, lol.  His recruiter told him he should have no problem receiving the Basic Allowance for Housing.  That I guess we will have to wait and see.  I know we were talking about the Navy Fed yesterday and he can…"
Jan 25
TigersGirl replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"Hi, Christine! I have an almost two year old and my husband recently left for training for 3 months. Our favorite book is Over There by Dorinda Silver Williams. It's written more for deployments but it works for any separation. My son…"
Jan 24
Christine Fioretta replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"Before he can be sworn in, he needs the document from family court, then sworn in. Recruiter is taking us Tues. I started mentally preparing myself so when the time comes I can focus on our daughter. Getting vacation in place for graduation so we…"
Jan 20
alex2toes replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"yes, it can be very frustrating. But the military is part of the government and the Government runs on forms so your boyfriend is going to need to get used to it; as you are by default. We have a saying about "They volunteered, we were…"
Jan 20
Christine Fioretta replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"Small delay, have to get a document from the courts for our daughter then off to be sworn in, hopefully still on track for Mar. 6th."
Jan 20
alex2toes replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"no good luck"
Jan 16
Christine Fioretta replied to Christine Fioretta's discussion Marine Reserve? in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
"Any tips for his medical tomorrow??"
Jan 16

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At 6:05pm on January 15, 2017, Christine Fioretta said…
Thank you =)
At 5:37pm on January 15, 2017, alex2toes said…

there is a facebook group sponsered by this site

https://m.facebook.com/groups/374766342707075?tsid=0.7598547328129306&source=typeahead

click on the blue Join Group bar

At 3:02pm on January 14, 2017, 1~DadinNova (Rich) said…

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