We received our "kid in a box" box on Thursday, April 13th! It was a little surprising to me that it came so quickly. I was prepared to wait a bit longer before receiving his belongings. Next we wait on receiving the letter with his PIR date and information on how we can send him letters! This is an exciting journey, and I wish him and all the other recruits well on their journey.
My fabulous step-son left Sunday to head to the hotel he was to stay at the night before attending MEPS and getting his orders to fly out to RTC. I am so very proud of him. He had his cell phone with him and was texting his dad along his way while traveling. He had one layover in one airport and let us know when he got there, and he again texted whenever he was about to get off the plane and check in with the officials waiting on him and other recruits in Chicago. I have been excited…Continue