Tag Archives: Writing letters to Basic Training

Valentine Cards at Basic Training

“Does a red envelope mean extra push-ups for my boyfriend or girlfriend at boot camp?”  “I just sent a Valentine in a red envelope to my daughter/son at basic training, will they get in trouble?”  “I just decorated my envelope … Continue reading

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Eight Great Ideas When Writing Letters to Recruits at Basic Training

When our loved ones are away at Boot Camp or Basic Military Training, we want to show our love and support by keeping a steady stream of letters (or emails if you use Write2Them) coming their way.  I know the … Continue reading

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Entering the Military ….Going off to MEPS (Military Entrance Processing Stations)

Every Tuesday I think about all the young men and women who are about to leave their families and head off to Boot Camp or Basic Training at one of our military installations. I also think and pray for the … Continue reading

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Keep sending those emails — Check your Write2Them Account Report!

One of the more popular (at least, often used) features of our Write2Them service is the Account Report.  Customers can access the Account Report by signing into their Write2Them account  at http://www.write2them.com and selecting the Account Report option. We developed this … Continue reading

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Neither rain, nor sleet, not wildfires…

It’s a pretty typical day at W2T:  processing the outgoing mail, checking web and mail traffic, responding to customer support email, checking to see whether our neighborhood is going to be evacuated.  Those of you who have made it to … Continue reading

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Five Do’s and Don’t’s When Writing to Someone at Basic Training or Boot Camp

So now your son or daughter, boyfriend or girlfriend, brother, sister or friend has headed off to Basic Training or Boot Camp. These next 8 to 10 weeks, or in the case of Marines 13 weeks will be some of the most challenging … Continue reading

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