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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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.
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All Hands Magazine's mini-documentary series "Making a Sailor": These six videos follow four recruits through Boot Camp in the spring of 2018 who were assigned to DIV 229, an integrated division, which had PIR on 05/25/2018.
"I'm jealous watching OK plans firm up. I want in!! I can't do that, but we'll be in Jacksonville over Christmas...anyone in the area then????
Molly is on the fast track at the hospital there as a commander took notice. She's so…"
"Hi Molly's Proud Mom, so glad to hear from you, sorry you are having an awful week. My Son has been home 2 weeks Friday. but he leaves tomorrow (Friday) on my Birthday, just so glad he was able to make it out. we had such a wonderful time. wont…"
"Hi all! I've missed you all...JayDee, great pic and Happy Birthday to your sailor! Molly's birthday was last Sunday (10.6) and we were able to spend it with her before she reported to Florida on Tuesday. She's in the admin and med lab…"
Ahhh, memories of PIR!! :) My daughter Molly is graduating A School this Thursday, got her caduceus on her uniform today, showing that she's a Corpsman. So proud of her. She reports to C school in FL in October. But there…"
"Hi all...chiming in with my hair opinion. LOL Molly refused to cut her hair when she went to BC. It was halfway down her back. I thought she'd change her mind, especially with the not so luxurious products they're provided with. :) She…"
"Hello to all the new moms! You can do this!! My daughter left for BC in April and is finishing A School now, then has orders for FL in October. BC was one of the hardest things she's done, but it helped her see that everyone has an important…"
"EXACTLY TammyGirl! Your son's a bright one. The recruiter has one job to do. When our SRs sign on the line, their job is really finished. They really don't have up to date info on them when they arrive at Great Lakes, so you could get…"
"Hey all...I am trying to get my head back above water after such a crazy few weeks. Daughter's hs grad, mom dying, Molly's PIR...I am so tired! I've been sleeping a lot, figuring my body is trying to tell me to get some rest!! Hope…"
"Ha! KNEW B'sNukeMom would have it covered. :))
Shoes, I was that "gotta have action NOW" until Molly went to BC. Then it was truly hurry up and wait. Keep in mind that your boy will never be as safe as he is in BC and you will make…"
"Oh Shoes...I feel your pain. Remember the first rule of being a Navy Mom: Semper Gumby!!! Molly's recruiter did a quick disappear when the ink was still dry on her contract. LOL In fairness, I think each person has a role to play. After the…"
Hi Molly's Proud Mom, so glad to hear from you, sorry you are having an awful week. My Son has been home 2 weeks Friday. but he leaves tomorrow (Friday) on my Birthday, just so glad he was able to make it out. we had such a wonderful time. wont be seeing him until next july as he will be out at see from Next month till then. How is your Sailor doing? I hope all is well with her. keep in touch and when you come down to Phx again.
I posted a note in BC Moms group to you, but it is best for you to delete your post. Posting the time of their departure starts to infringe on OPSEC. I will try to watch for a note back from you. I am fighting a cold and need to get myself to bed.
Wow Molly is Beautiful just like her Mother! Very Nice picture! You have a Great time Kimberlly, you so deserve it with all the Heartbreak you have endured. Would love to see more after PIR! Be safe on your trip! Thinking of you always.
Me Again, I will have to take my Husband with me to meet you, he doesn't talk but that shouldn't be a problem. So call me and let me know where you would like to meet ok. and the time that is good for you.
Good Morning Mrs. Molly's Proud Mom, I would Love to meet you and give you a Hug definitely, I stay in the west Phoenix. Is there somewhere in particular you would like to meet. Here is my Cell number 602-326-5663 My Name is Sylvia.