Staff College Stories

Watchout for these signs if your husband is preparing for Staff exam

1. The staff college exam aka the exam for the DSSC course in Wellington (Tamil Nadu wala, not the New Zealand wala) is held in the first 10-15 days of September every year. 'Animated discussion' about preparing for it starts three years before that. 2. An officer gets three attempts to crack the staff college… Continue reading Watchout for these signs if your husband is preparing for Staff exam

Travel Tales

An Army wife’s guide to surviving the first NDA visit

I don't know what is it about taking the love of your life to NDA for the first time that gets all Army officers super-senti. It's a big deal for them. Which is really surprising as very few things come in that category — the big deal category. But it is going to happen some… Continue reading An Army wife’s guide to surviving the first NDA visit