First Time to Hug a Marine

Just a short amount of days and my husband and I will be spending Family Day with our son. This will be the very first time for me to hug a Marine. Our Marine. Your Marine.   Encouragement, prayers, and many letters have traveled the distance back and forth, from him to us. He writes with…

Staying Connected

The life I have, and have had, is just beautiful. I have always loved being a momma, wife, daughter, and friend. I am so thankful. I have noticed there are stages, as a family, we have to climb up and get through to graduate to the next. Sometimes, I slow down, fall, or stop, but…

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68 Days Go Alexander!

Getting armed with notebooks, pens, calendars, menu’s, decorating ideas, and other blogs here on WordPress. I have started a board on Pinterest  labeled Marines The Few The Proud.  I love that people share their ideas for letters and gift boxes and encouragement all around the world on Pinterest and other sites.  Go ahead and check out my…

I have 69 days left

She knelt down so that she was eye level with her son. She looked into his big sweet brown eyes and her heart was filled with so much love. Many emotions swept through her body and tears sprung up so quickly that she had to hurry and smile and think about what she was about…