Here’s how life as a child-free milspouse feels in 7 GIFs


The majority of military couples have kids. That’s just a fact of life in the military. But for couples who don’t–or can’t–have kids, it can be a little isolating and frustrating at times.

1. When your friends are complaining about having kids. . . and you’re just like:

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2. When you meet another child-free military spouse

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3. When people ask really, really awkward questions about if you’re trying to have kids, why you don’t have kids, and if you ever want kids

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4. When people assume you hate kids just because you don’t have any

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5. When friends are comparing notes on the latest kid craze. . . (But really, what is actually up with Fidget Spinners?)

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6. When people constantly ask when you’re having kids

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7. When you’re voluntold for responsibilities because you don’t have kids and everyone assumes you’ve got tons of time

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 By J.G. Noll