Hi Margaret - you might want to join the Moms of Daughters 2 group. Here's the link:
What division is your daughter in?
If you would like information on your recruit’s rating (job/occupational specialty) or field, then let me know the rating or field. There are groups for most specialties and/or "A" Schools and knowing that will help you to better plan for PIR weekend.
Take care and blessings to you and yours.
Hey! Sorry for late reply. I don't get the greatest service - phone data or internet where we live- the boonies of TN outside of Nashville. I saw you got the I'm here call- all of 10 seconds. This has been the hardest 3.5 weeks I've ever done!! I'm still waiting for the form letter so I can send my pile of letters and notes! I have gotten to talk to him 2 other times - one he sounded like a recording advising he passed baselines and his division & grad date. My second call was a minor medical notification. More like my Sam! This site is amazing though! Without it I would be a total basket case!! I'm still tearing up randomly :/ I'll hang in there with ya!!
Sandboxx is the mail app. I signed up and have not used it yet because Im still waiting on the Form letter with the address. Other Military Moms highly recommend it bc the letters get there quicker. I guess its a bit more expensive but really convenient because it comes with return paper, envelope and postage which makes it much easier for them to write you back. you can also send photos with it so that might be helpful for your homesick recruit. I have a feeling she will get better with a little more time. They are in shock the first few weeks, I think. Prayers for you and her to get through this without too much despair. I feel ya :(
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