How to Explain Deployment To Kids

I don't have any personal experience with this but I have noticed some talk of deployments on the board and I know we have quite a few military spouses out there so I thought I would share this. This article gives tips and advice on how to explain a parents deployment to your children. Those Mommas who have experienced this, what did you tell your kids? Anything to add that the article didn't cover?

About Leah Carlson
Born: Troy, Ohio
Current: Troy, Ohio
Birth: December 10
On since: Nov 8, 2013
I am Leah, a 26 year old first time mom. My daughter Holly was born March 9,2013. I am primarily a stay at home mom but also work part time as a Figure Skating Coach. My husband and I are enjoying life as new parents. SITE HOSTESS