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Category Archives: Homecomings

A navy homecoming 6 days before Christmas….YES!!!  A navy homecoming with a 2 year old that hasn’t seen his Daddy in 7 months and a Mama that is 9 months pregnant??  OMG, PLEASE YES!!!!  I have done several homecomings and they are all full of anticipation, emotion and sheer excitement!  But ones that happen right […]

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The last time I saw this Family, was 2 years ago.  Phaelyn and her boys Kaiden & Kyler were patiently waiting for Keith to get off the USS Truman Aircraft Carrier.  (Scroll to the bottom of this link to see their original homecoming!)  Because of his job, he was one of the last ones of […]

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I LOVE Homecomings!!  The emotions, the excitement, it feels like electricity in the air!  When the VFA-136 Knighthawks flew home to Oceana in Virginia Beach, Virginia, after a 8.5 month deployment, even the terrible weather did not change that feeling of palpable anticipation in the air!  The kids played some games and colored, trying to […]

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Tameka and Robert grew up in Atlanta Georgia and were High School sweethearts!  This is their first deployment with the Destroyer, USS Oscar Austin, out of Norfolk Virginia. Robert was scheduled to be gone for 8 months.  Before he left they found out that they were expecting and that Baby Riley would be born while […]

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So excited that Lee and Jamie are being reunited today, on Jamie’s birthday!!  Lee serves in the US Army and has been deployed for 1 year!  So glad that they are finally going to be together again…and just in time for Christmas, too!  Thank you Lee for your service to our country and for the […]

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