How do you keep yourself busy while your husband is deployed?
Shandrail - posted on 09/01/2009
My husband is in Iraq also. I went to the YMCA yesterday because I was thinking about joining and I agree it has a lot of things to do that would keep you busy while he is deployed. Also taking some classes will help keep your mind busy.
Kimberly - posted on 08/31/2009
My hubby is in Iraq so in the meantime I focus all my attention on our daughter and she is maturing rather quickly! I also try to have friends drop by or go out for coffee once a month just so I can get me time. Mostly just try to stay busy so I wont have time to sit and think "I wonder what he is doing?" It has gotten me through the last 7 months, only 5 more to go!!!!
Amanda - posted on 08/24/2009
Mine is in Afghanistan, I don't do much to keep myself busy but I do get to talk to him twice a day, My mornings are his nights so talking to him often makes us both feel better and we use webcams, I find that when I talk to him it goes by quicker. I'm a very attention needed woman so it's really hard for me but the less you think about it the quicker time has gone, He left Feb 22 and sometimes it doesn't feel like it has even been that long. Leave the house as much as possible. It helps
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