A Marine Mom Letter to the Marine Corps on Their Birthday

The Marine Corps birthday is just around the corner and once again I begin my Marine Mom letter to the Marine Corps. My first letter was a request, last year was a letter of thanks and this year is emphasizing Read More …

My Marine Mom Letter to the United States Marines

Happy Birthday Marine Corps I sit at my computer on the night of my youngest son’s Marine Corps Ball and reflect on the journey I’ve taken as a Marine Mom and want to say “Thank You.” For four years I Read More …

Marine Mom Challenge Coin

Look what I just found! A Marine Mom Challenge Coin, I didn’t even know they made them. If my Marine Corps sons ever read my blog this is a big hint for my birthday, Mothers Day, or Christmas. (no more Read More …

The Title Marine is Earned During Boot Camp and the Crucible

The Crucible is the last test during Marine boot camp, at the end of a 72 hour marathon of tests and endurance the recruit is finally able to call himself a Marine Read More …

Happy Birthday US Marine Corps

A very happy 237th Birthday to the United States Marine Corps, from one Marine Mom to all that have served in this honorable branch of the service. Read More …

A Marine Mom’s Real Fear

Two Marines were killed in an attack at Camp Bastion in Southern Afghanistan in September of 2012, the same week as Benghazi, I’m grateful my son was not one of them. Read More …

Bring on the Marines, Bayonets, and the Cavalry

Bring on the Marines, Bayonets, and the Calvary. Wear this T-Shirt with pride in showing how out of touch President Obama is in regards to the military. Read More …

US Marine Corp Graduation

The pageantry of a Marine boot camp graduation is one every Marine remembers, from a parents perspective it’s one of the proudest moments in a parents life. Read More …

U.S. Marine in Service Charlies

Nothing looks sexier than a Marine in his service Charlie uniform and BCG’s, or birth control glasses, at MCRD Marine boot camp graduation. Or maybe not. Read More …