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Family

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The awkward truth…

Here’s the awkward truth about being a military wife, it’s lonely.  Of course in the literal sense I am alone, but in the subtle ways which you take for granted. No hugs, no kisses, no cuddling up to someone in bed or the sofa, obviously no sex, no playful fighting, no one to warm my … Continue reading

Two weeks down, too many to go…

I know this blog has focused more on the deployment recently than my writing, but I promise in the new year I’ll share the focus more evenly. It’s been two weeks tomorrow since he’s been gone.  We’ve spoke a few times and I got a beautiful Christmas present from Tiffany & Co (I wouldn’t have … Continue reading

Homecoming

My sister-in-law is back!  It’s great to have her home.  We’re more like sisters than in-laws to be honest. She has been away three and a half months, and is a nurse in ITU.  It’s strange what gets you through a tour, and for her it’s been the fact she is getting married in June … Continue reading