Hear me out before you take up your pitchforks!
I’m a military spouse. Sort of. I married a Marine Reservist, so I’ve had the joy of living the best (and sometimes the worst) of both worlds. I get to go to the Marine Corps Ball every year (think Prom for big kids). I get to send my husband away on a regular basis for drill and have the house all to myself. I get to say with pride that my family serves this nation. I also get the other side – he deployed in 2009 and we I was left very alone to face deployment (active duty spouses have a built-in support network in most cases – I didn’t have …Continue Reading