My Bird turns 19 today!! Roast and potatoes for his birthday, just what he would've requested. :)
Added by BirdsMom(Ship 12 Div 204) on June 4, 2012 at 5:32pm — No Comments
Yayyyyy!!! finally a phone call. We got to talk about 30 minutes!! It was soooo good to hear his voice. He said all is going good. Passing his tests. Got fitted for his blues and whites. Practicing for graduation. Said he misses home, and has had alot of time to reflect and think about things. At goodbye time, he choked up , which made me choke up, so his sister took the phone and talked him through it, but he still was crying when he said, "bye mom, I love you" :'(
Added by BirdsMom(Ship 12 Div 204) on May 29, 2012 at 7:12pm — No Comments
My Jay left for bootcamp Monday, May 7, 2012. We went to the MEPS center to see him swear in and sign his contract. It was soo emotional, but even though our eyes were filled with tears, our hearts were filled with sooo much pride. I still haven't stepped foot into his room. He called at 8:00 last night when they landed in Chicago. They were eating before checking in. We talked a little about how his flight was since it was his first time flying. Just chit chat.
He made his last…Continue
We had CJ's going away party yesterday. We have such a big family and always have a great time at get togethers. Those are the times I know he will remember when he is away from us all. CJ is leaving for bootcamp Monday, May 7, 2012 from Dallas/Ft Worth Airport. My heart is pounding......