My husband has been on his/our first deployment since last July. I'm a stay at home mom with (now) two kids. I wish I'd known about this group sooner! I might not have spent the last 11 months…Continue
I know the feeling - and no, you're not crazy. The 3 dk's & I moved back to his tiny hometown when he went to Korea for 15 months during '07-'08. After that, since we'd planned to retire here & ds #1 is…"
"Lindsey, No you are not the only one that feels like that. I am back in my home state as well. My husband is on his third deployment right now. It is normal to feel alone. I feel alone most days. This deployment has been hard one very one because we…"
"Exactly my words, Lindsey! If you live in a place with no or very little community around you it can easily seem like you are the only one!
I've heard "why can't you just...." - "it's just another x weeks...." Only…"
"Hey Lindsey, I felt like that a little when my hubby deployed (which is part of what started this network!). I went home to my teeny little town where I might be the only military spouse. What helped was getting out and getting busy. Letting my…"
I am all by myself 25 days/month...my boy isn't deployed but travels so much I feel like it. I moved from the west coast to the east coast with him and now feel like I have no place in the world...good to connect with you. feel free to…"
"The funny thing is that most of the military wives I've met, typically share the same story. Met their husbands, and then weeks, sometimes months, later, they tie the knot. I must say, my story is somewhat similar, but not altogether. My…"
My husband has been on his/our first deployment since last July. I'm a stay at home mom with (now) two kids. I wish I'd known about this group sooner! I might not have spent the last 11 months feeling like the only person in the world alone. I knew I wasn't, however I moved to our hometown to be close to family while he was gone, and it truly feels like I am the only person in the world dealing with a deployment since there's no one to connect with here, unlike being close by to our base.…See More