Deployment is hard on everyone involved. From the service member to their spouse and children to their parents, family, and friends, everyone experiences added stress and worry.

At times, it feels like time slows to a crawl and that it will never end. And, of course, Murphy’s Law dictates that appliances, vehicles, and life, in general, will fall apart while he’s away.

This is where I share tips and tricks for getting through deployment. You can see my own updates, bucket lists, and deployment walls.