This site is for mothers of kids in the U.S. Navy and for Moms who have questions about Navy life for their kids.
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FOLLOW THESE STEPS TO GET STARTED:
Choose your Username. For the privacy and safety of you and/or your sailor,NO LAST NAMES ARE ALLOWED, even if your last name differs from that of your sailor (please make sure your URL address does not include your last name either). Also, please do not include your email address in your user name. Go to "Settings" above to set your Username. While there, complete your Profile so you can post and share photos and videos of your Sailor and share stories with other moms!
Join groups! Browse for groups for your PIR date, your sailor's occupational specialty, "A" school, assigned ship, homeport city, your own city or state, and a myriad of other interests. Jump in and introduce yourself! Start making friends that can last a lifetime.
Hi All. My son just left Wednesday for Boot, so I feel like I've graduated from the "Blog" site to "Forums." I have tons of questions on how to go about this whole thing, so bare with me. For now,…Continue
We ARE the Unied States of America. The American way of life is individualistic, dynamic, pragmatic. It affirms the supreme value and dignity of our great nation. We are a strong, powerful nation with zero tollerance for such acts as September 11th. We rested none since that grim day and will continue to protect this great country for eternity. It was our duty, our mission, our American way to protect our nation, and we did just that. This is a time to reflect on all our… Continue
Our son left January 4th for boot camp. Letting go was the hardest thing I ever had to do. The endless emotions that I swore I'd never manage to survive. He had gone through so much that I thought I understood, but I know now that I will never fully. He pushed through like a true man. He complained none, did what he had to do. I spent so many nights crying missing him. So many days putting on that strong face, but was simply dieing inside. I stalked the mailman and wore my cell phone as… Continue
We just got back from our son's PIR graduation on Friday. It was simply amazing and took my breath away! They were all so focused and did an amazing job. It was all I could do not to jump from my seat to go get my son. As soon as we heard, "Liberty Call" we rushed to him and I hugged him so hard and of course cried with pride! Unfortunately, he was SO sick. He had a migrane, Pink eye, and a temp of 104! He pushed through, but he was shivering uncontrollably. Fortunatley, I take migrane… Continue
Today I'm going to see my son in Great Lakes for graduation tomorrow! I'm so excited to see all his changes. Thank you everyone for all your support during this journey. All the moms behind me, hang in there and know that this day is coming for you too!
You will find this site very helpful and full of members who are eager to answer your questions. Browse around the site and check out the forums, groups, blogs, photos, videos, and even the other member profiles!