I know I am not the only Army wife who is cheering at the news release from the DOD about the newly shortened deployment cycles. Nine months is nothing to sneeze about, but when you are used to a 13, 15, or even 18 month cycle, this news rocks! Check it out. Basically as our operations slow down, the length of time our soldiers will be deployed will also shorten.
Read all about it here.
I am doing the happy dance!