We've all seen it. The scantily-clad, short-skirt, high-heeled romantic waiting to throw her arms around her returning serviceman. In fact, usually she's waiting to throw her arms -- and her legs -- around her servicemen. And down rides that tube-top, up rides that skirt, and Well, for the servicemember, that's quite the welcome home.
Our Army Life (according to the wife!): The Big List of "Welcome Home" Signs
He was coming home in less than 48 hours, and I still had no idea what I was going to wear. I shaved my legs three times, cleaned the house so well it looked like no one lived there, and I stocked the fridge with all his favorites. I somehow managed to cope with the deployment separation , figured out OPSEC , and created some awesome military care package ideas. Since then, my service member and I have weathered seven deployments and military homecomings together. I am a big fan of dresses for homecoming!
The moment you have been longing for is finally here and your love will be in your arms before you know it! Homecomings are a time to celebrate, enjoy, relax, and just take in every little moment with every breath of anticipation, happiness and of course, relief! We have put together ideas for making your military homecoming experience as fun and exciting as possible! Take a seat and get ready to be inspired. You will have everything you need to create the perfect day of welcoming home your soldier!
Homecomings are, without a doubt, one of the best moments you can ever experience. People everywhere tear up watching these reunions, even if they've never been there and have no idea what it's like being related to a soldier. As a spouse you've worried, and waited, and worried some more. There have been sleepless nights and days when you just knew you couldn't do it anymore.