So this is it. We’re down to our last few weeks here in California. It’s definitely bittersweet. Our family was really a family for the first time here. Olivia got her first real nursery after we moved here when she was 11 months old. We had truly been nomads for her little lifetime up until […]
Saturday night John pulled out his dress blues, pinned on his medals, and buffed his shiny black shoes. It was time to celebrate the 238th Marine Corps Birthday! I wore the yellow dress John got me three years ago, when I was just 10 weeks pregnant with Olivia and we were still with VMU-3 in […]
Cliff discovered John’s cover today.
Friday was a very happy day in our home. John graduated from the Naval Post Graduate School and officially is done with his master’s degree! The ceremony was long, and though Olivia and Cliff did great the first 20 minutes or so, we didn’t make it through the whole thing. Thankfully we did get to […]
This is the press release of John’s unit’s last deployment. So proud of my Marine! DVIDS – News – Marine convoy commander says unmanned aerial vehicles saved his life in Afghanistan.