Return to Rolled Sleeves For the Marine Corps

Today, March 9th, 2014 the Marine Corps returned to rolled sleeves after a several year hiatus. You may not think rolling your long sleeves up to become a short-sleeved shirt is big deal, but to the grunts, POGs, leathernecks and 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 …

Patriotic Video: America, I Love You

“America, I Love You” a new song and patriotic anthem for the United States, in this day of corrupt politics and depressing news it’s time now for a new sense of pride in the USA. Read More …

Terminal Lance: Dueling Knife Hands

My sons are United States Marines and get into a dueling knife hands during their leave in Nebraska. Read More …

Season Of Christmas Continues, Day 3

When two sons are away from home in the Marine Corp during the holidays what is a Mom to do? Send a massive care package of course. 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 Letter From a Marine Mom to the United States Marines

A Mothers letter to the United States Marine Corps on their 237th Birthday, what I would write if I could send a message to the commander. 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 …

What is there to Say About US Marines?

Famous quotes describing the US Marine Corps birthday, the finest fighting force in the world. Read More …