USMC Birthday Message to Marine Corps Parents

My United States Marine Corps Birthday Message for 2017 In years past I have written my USMC Birthday message to the Commandant of the Marine Corps or to the U.S. Marines in general. I am now addressing the new Marine Corps parents Read More …

USMC Birthday Message From a Grateful Marine Mom

My USMC Birthday Message This will be my fourth year writing a USMC Birthday message to the United States Marine Corps. Last year I was anticipating attending a third USMC Boot camp graduation at MCRD San Diego. It is with Read More …

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 …

Facts About Iwo Jima, One of the Most Famous Battles of World War II

Ever since my sons became Marines I have been interested in my family’s military history and wonder where my Dad would of been on significant dates like Iwo Jima. February 19, 1945 the landing at Iwo Jima and he was Read More …

Count Down To Christmas: Marine Corps Christmas Ornaments

USMC Christmas Ornaments I love the holiday season and everything about it including Christmas carols, outdoor light displays, making candy, baking cookies, and especially my Marine Corps Christmas Ornaments.  To me, Christmas trees are a journey through life and memories 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 …

Why Is The Marine Corps Birthday So Important?

When is the Marine Corps Birthday? As November 10th rolls around United States Marines all over the world will recognize the Marine Corps Birthday. Now just where was the Marine Corps born? In a bar. Yes, you heard me right. On Read More …

Visiting the United States Marine Corps National Museum

Recently I had the honor and privilege of visiting the National Marine Corps Museum with one of my Marine sons and it was amazing! As another Marine who was visiting said excitingly “This place is like Mecca to a Marine” Read More …

Free Tahmooressi Rally in Omaha Nebraska

It is time to free Tahmooressi from Mexico! Enough is Enough! On Friday August 1st at 6:00 there will be a Freedom Rally in Omaha Nebraska at Memorial Park. Jill Tahmooressi, Mother of Andrew Tahmooressi, is the featured speaker. I Read More …

Marine Corps Values

Marine Corps values of loyalty, pride, strength, and integrity are what I have seen in my sons as they continue their career in the US Marines. If your son or daughter is thinking about the Marine Corps I would highly Read More …