TG 45 - 10 Divisions (291-298, 818 and 945)
I'm so excited about USS America Commissioning Ceremony, October 11th! My husband and I received our invitations, and RSVP! So we're ready to go!!! I can't wait! I'm real excited about this opportunity! In my previous blog, I mentioned how I always wanted to go to Fleet Week. My son never knew about it until he mentioned the commissioning ceremony. My son has been on his ship since April. I communicated with him here and there. The last time I seen my son was when he came home for my…Continue
Just wanted to vent a little....
My husband and I have been married a little over 2 weeks now. Yes it's very new! But have been together almost 5 years and have a daughter together.
After we got married he left 4 days after.…Continue
Along with many of you, two weeks ago today was the last I saw/talked to my SR. He has known for awhile what he wanted to do. He just wasn't sure about the timing. In Feb., he went and saw the recruiter, then came DEP, and then summer happened (fast). I was so full of pride and happiness for him. I was even giddy. I couldn't even talk about him and what he was doing without a big stupid smile on my face. Then the time came. It came too fast. I wasn't ready. It happened anyway. I hid my…Continue
The count down began months ago when we received the news regarding my sons official "deployment" date...8/22/14. 10 months...seems like a decade of time versus "boot camp" and "underways"
Underways prepare you ( somewhat ) for the periods of time you don't hear from your sailor. I became like a teenager with a school girl crush - watching and waiting for texts / emails or if I was lucky a PHONE CALL!! In my mind I knew he was never in harms ways since I assumed he was never that far…Continue