Deployment Series: You Are Not Alone

First of all, thanks so much to A Boy, A Girl and The Marine Corps for hosting this amazing series! I’m honored to be a part of it. My husband’s first deployment ended in March. Sometimes it feels like just yesterday and other times it feels like a lifetime ago. Let me first back up and introduce myself. My name is Brianna and I blog about our unpredictable life at Adventures of a New MilWife. My husband’s name is Joshua and in addition to our way-too-spoiled 90lb dog Balak, we have two children-the boy, who is four and the princess, who is a little over one. If you haven’t done the math already, our princess was born while my husband was deployed and no, he didn’t come home for the birth. He left for the 13 month deployment when I was about 4 1/2 months along. It was high risk and seemed to get more difficult with time. We Continue reading