We’ve officially been here in Italy for a month! In some ways, that feels so hard to believe – didn’t we just get here? But then I remember that I lived in a hotel for four weeks on base, and that felt long.
After five days in the car and nearly three days flying, we’ve arrived in Aviano! Y’all, we made it to Italy!
It’s finally time to answer the big question: how is life after deployment? Today, I’m sharing some reflections on how reentry has gone for us as a couple and for me as a spouse.
We got some of the big news this month: where we’re moving this year!
Deployment is long, and having a deployed spouse is hard and weird and strange. The first few months are tough in a different way than the last few. Today I’m sharing about how enduring deployment as a spouse is going.
Dealing with deployment is hard. Today I’m sharing a few thoughts on how to cope as a spouse – what’s helped me and hasn’t helped me, whether you’re a spouse or a friend of a spouse. This post contains affiliate links. If you have any questions about this, just click here! All images copyright Teaspoon of Nose.
A few thoughts about deployment prep and how it’s affecting me. I’ll save the logistics and lists for more experienced military spouses, but here are some of how the lead up has gone.