First let me introduce myself, my name is Bobbie and I have been a military spouse for nearly 5 years now. Our family consists of my soldier, me, my daughter, a son (on the way), and 2 dogs. We have been stationed at Fort Lewis, WA and now currently at Ft. Knox, KY (and are due for another move soon). Having 3 deployments under my belt in 5 years (husband is currently deployed), I can personally say each deployment has had it’s own issues; each differing from the other.
I am a very honest person, and I want to tell the true experiences I have endeavored through each deployment. In no way am I intending for this blog to be solely about the spouse, because lets face it, a deployment affects both parties (soldier & spouse). However, each party has a different perspective on deployments and effects them differently. I am sharing my personal experience because, that is the only one I know. Continue reading