Today Riverine unit RIVRON 1 will be returning from Iraq. Riverines have been serving in Iraq for 6 years. My son is part of that original Rivron 1 that very first unit that went to Iraq, and I guess…Continue
So after spending the entire day fighting with Navy Federal.. (and I sent them my copy of the Power of Attorney)... I thought maybe those of us who have dealt and are dealing with our childrens…Continue
Today my Army son told me the date for his next deployment.. this time Afganistan.. I have one in Iraq still who is on his 3rd deployment, however when he comes home this time its for good he is leaving the Navy and pursuing his education..
I only have one thing to say about this latest news of deployment..
I work hard being a good "soldier mom" keeping emotions in check, and encouraging other Mom's to be strong.. But today I cried....
My two eldest son's are in Iraq they havent seen each other in a long time... I found out that they might get to see each other any day now... I cried today.. cried tears of happiness they will see each other... tears of sadness because tomorrow on Mothers day 2 of my son's will not be here with…Continue