Only Military Spouses Will Understand These Shared Experiences

When military personnel is deployed during a war, we never really think about the families they are leaving behind. Just that they are going to defend our country and that we are thankful. But the life of a military spouse and family can be hard and something that civilians don’t quite understand.

Whether it be the pride they feel for their service member or the string of acronyms that they don’t understand, only military spouses will understand these few quirks that come with the marriage.

Besides A Few Things, Your Life Is Normal

Besides A Few Things, Your Life Is Normal
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Contrary to popular belief, military spouses lead a normal, boring life just like the rest of us. Sure, they might move around a bit and skype their partner more frequently than us “regular folk,” but that doesn’t make their lives are any less normal.

We would bet money that military spouses binge-watch the latest Netflix series and that their fridge is stocked with all the latest organic produce. And dare we say it, they might be on one of those fad diets.