counting down · Distance · Future · LDR · Long Distance Relationship · Military Lifestyle · MILSO · Missing Him

The Last Homecoming

Well here we are, another deployment has come and gone.  To be honest, it went a lot quicker than I thought.  Following my Love’s 7-month deployment, he came straight home as soon as he could.  The stars even aligned and it just so happened to be over my spring break (Thank you Navy!).  It was… Continue reading The Last Homecoming

Christmas · Deployment · Distance · Holidays · LDR · Military Lifestyle · Missing Him

Homesick for the Holidays

At some point in a long distance military relationship, you will find that what you’ve always considered home, is no longer home.  Stay with me, I’ll explain… After spending months apart due to duty, underways, deployments, or life in general, home becomes wherever that other person may be.  For me, Home is currently halfway around the… Continue reading Homesick for the Holidays

Deployment · deployment goals · Distance · Military Lifestyle · MILSO · Missing Him

Deployment Diaries

As many of you know, one of my deployment goals is to write to my Love at least every other day while he’s deployed.  Now, unfortunately that dreaded time has come, and I have completed the very first entry in this journal.  I will periodically share entries from the journal, where you will see my… Continue reading Deployment Diaries

A Day in the Life · Distance · LDR · Military Lifestyle · MILSO · Missing Him

What I Learned in the Bathroom

“Put the damn toilet seat down,” I expressed in frustration. I find myself repeating this over and over while I’m with my Love.  I mean what girl hasn’t had to say that to their SO? Whether we’re at our family homes, or a hotel, sharing a toilet with him can be irritating. But today, when… Continue reading What I Learned in the Bathroom