MarineParents: Marine Family Network (MFN)

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Marine Moms Café

The MMCafé is a central hangout for all moms (and others) of Marines and is not restricted to just former Hotel Co. members.  Chartered by the moms of Hotel Co., MCRD SD, Oct. 21, 2011, who found during boot that a joy shared is doubled and a sorrow shared is halved, this group offers a central location for camaraderie and support for family members of Marines.
Drop by and share a cup of coffee with us.


Members: 464
Latest Activity: Nov 29

Welcome to the Marine Moms Cafe!

Your Volunteer Moderator for this MFN group is 1~Keri (HCC_proud mom).  If you have questions or concerns about the group, please add Keri as a friend so you can talk with her directly, or ask in the forum below. 


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Discussion Forum


Started by alex2toes. Last reply by alex2toes Oct 13. 48 Replies

From our lips to God's ears :)

Started by Liberty Belle. Last reply by deforestliz Aug 31. 1676 Replies

The Marine Mom Song

Started by Liberty Belle. Last reply by Cwcsg Jul 23, 2015. 36 Replies

Christmas Gift Ideas

Started by Tommie Lynn. Last reply by Liberty Belle Nov 1, 2014. 87 Replies

How can my Marine change his job/duty?

Started by Mamadog0311. Last reply by TigersGirl Mar 14, 2014. 29 Replies

New to Marine Moms Cafe

Started by jjamsk. Last reply by faithful Marine momwi Jan 21, 2014. 18 Replies

snips 'n snails

Started by alex2toes. Last reply by 1~sandyr, MFN VO & VPMM Nov 5, 2013. 13 Replies

Can't find graduation dates for 2014

Started by ♡Adam's♡ Proud Marine Mom. Last reply by 1~iansdad (Jeff) Aug 31, 2013. 1 Reply

Son going to boot camp

Started by Mzinman. Last reply by Liberty Belle Aug 24, 2013. 25 Replies

The Care Package

Started by WestPlainsMom (Jan) Jul 19, 2013. 0 Replies

Thank our volunteers during National Volunteer Week

Started by Marine Parents Inc Apr 20, 2013. 0 Replies

Corpsman Mom's

Started by karenjorene. Last reply by alex2toes Mar 29, 2013. 3 Replies

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Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on November 29, 2016 at 3:40pm

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Comment by Trigirl53 on April 25, 2016 at 8:18pm
Hi Milimom2,
It has made all the difference in the world <3
Comment by Milimom2 on April 25, 2016 at 7:58pm
Thank you again, Trigirl. It's nice to hear from others who understand what I'm going through.
Comment by Trigirl53 on April 25, 2016 at 7:52pm
Hi Milimom!
You are certainly finding your way around- Wonderful!
We're in this together, friend! ;)
Comment by Milimom2 on April 24, 2016 at 11:54pm
Hi, I'm new to all of this. My baby leaves In June.
Comment by Trigirl53 on February 8, 2016 at 8:17pm
Hey JAM!
How great that you don't need to do everything by yourself! ;)
Comment by JAM on February 8, 2016 at 5:09pm

Thank you Lady! You are just so kind. We'll see if anyone can come up with some good suggestions for me to get the swing of this work schedule and back on track. 

Comment by Trigirl53 on February 3, 2016 at 5:36pm
Welcome, justamamma!
I'm so glad you joined this fun group...I was gonna send you here myself! :) This has been such a great place for "pearls of wisdom"!
I've been thinking about your son today...and you, too!
Comment by coffeelove on January 23, 2016 at 4:41pm

Liberty Belle - I appreciate your comment about the DIs not liking the girlfriend thing.  This helps me understand some stuff right now.  I didn't know that.  (even though our Marine graduated from boot camp 11-2014)  There is something to be said about focus.  

Comment by Trigirl53 on January 23, 2016 at 4:05pm
Hi rt techer! It sounds as if this lifestyle is working well for your son and his happy for you!
Thanks, too, for sharing about your son leaving a'll certainly be interesting to see what happens on this end :)
And you're right, He most certainly does work mysteriously!! :)
Take care!

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