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10 Ways the Military Family is Different From Civilian Families


In so many ways, military families are no different than our civilian family counterparts. We all have to get up in the morning, get ready for our responsibilities, go through our daily grind, enjoy whatever time we can get together…and then attempt some shut-eye so we can tackle it all again tomorrow.


We have successes…and failures.
We have triumph…and tragedy.
We laugh…and we cry.
And through it all…we put our pants on one leg at a time, just like everyone else.


But being a part of a military family also presents some unique challenges, experiences, and joys that folks who have not shared our way of life may miss out on.

Here are MilitarySpouse.com’s Top Ten Ways the Military Family is Unique…what items could you add to the list?