Life Has Many Seasons, Choose to Be Happy

My really good friend reminded me that life is full of seasons (aka: ups and downs).  This really hit home as I have a lot going on in my life right now – don’t we all?!  Ironically after she reminded me of this I started to see relatable content regarding this EVERYWHERE (almost like divine intervention)!

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The Six Stages of Emotions When Your Spouse Leaves

When your spouse signs up for the military you know you will have to be flexible to an unusual lifestyle but nothing anyone can ever say really prepares you for what is to come.  Early days and late nights are tough.  Finding lost pieces of a uniform while you are half asleep or making a last-minute dish for a barbeque that you just found out about are all manageable (yet frustrating – I mean, why they cannot tell us earlier is beyond me).  Something I will never get used to or comfortable with is the extended absences. 

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