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How the Army Made My Husband a Better Person

  The Army taught my husband so much more than just how to shoot guns and follow orders. He grew up differently than I did. Where I had the exemplary father and mother figure, he did not. He lost his father at a very young age, and even so, his father was not around forContinue Reading “How the Army Made My Husband a Better Person”

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Communication

“Communication is key!” We’ve all heard that before, and it is true. That doesn’t mean it’s easy, however. Really though, relationships aren’t easy. They are hard, and they take work. Real relationships aren’t fairytales. We may want them to be and the happiness of a fairytale may be there. But, reality is, you don’t justContinue Reading “Communication”

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Trust

Trust is a key component in any relationship. It is also one of the things people struggle with the most. It is hard to totally and completely trust that someone is not going to hurt you. By the time we fall in love and get married, most of us have been hurt and have hadContinue Reading “Trust”

Male Spouses

The Solution!

In part 1 of this series I shared the grim statistics concerning female service members and their marriages. Mainly the marriages of the women that are married who serve in the Army. According to the information I was given I found out that men married to female soldiers make up only 9% of the spousesContinue Reading “The Solution!”