It might not sound like the most relevant advice related to boot camp, but we are speaking from experience here: Keep a song in your heart.
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MCRD Parris Island Graduation Dates 2021Marine Corps
Before you know it your loved one will be a United States Marine and begin their journey in the world’s greatest Marine Corps. Preparing for Marine Corps Boot Camp Graduation at MCRD Parris Island can be very exciting. To help you prepare the best trip, here is all the information you need about Marine Corps Boot […]
A Marine Mom’s Guide to Boot CampMarine Corps
From the moment that your son/ daughter signs their enlistment contract for Marine Boot Camp it is normal to experience a host of emotions during this time. Intense pride, anxiety, and fear of the unknown are common feelings for parents, family and friends of service members.
“The Yellow Footprint Epidemic” Part 1Marine Corps
Don Miller was a Marine Corps Drill Instructor on Parris Island before becoming Community Director of Sandboxx. So before people go nuts and think that this is me saying anything negative about my beloved Corps, it is no such thing. My title describes the period of time where Marine “poolees” arrive on Parris Island (and […]
What Your Son or Daughter Needs to Know Before Heading to Boot CampOff Duty
Aliyah Meehan, Director of Family Affairs, Proud Military Wife and Mother So your child is heading to boot camp? There are countless emotions running through your mind as you preparing to send off your baby. We can agree that as parents we all want nothing more than our children to be healthy and successful at […]