Regardless of political stance, no one can deny the joy felt upon seeing our troops coming home safely. Welcome Home Blog celebrates these amazing military homecoming reunions. Visit daily for heartwarming stories, videos & pictures of members of our armed forces returning home to surprise their families & friends.

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A Touching Reunion Between a Young Soldier and His Family at the Airport

September 18, 2013

“Ryan. 4th son… my baby. The 3rd that has served in military, came home on a leave after 9 months in Afghanistan. His leave was delayed several times, so we didn’t know if he was gonna make this one. A mom holds her son’s hand and heart for 18 years…and at the end of the video, he’s holding mine.”

-Rena K.


U.S. Army SSgt Surprises Son Before His Football Game

September 16, 2013

“This is from last Saturday. My husband returned the night before and surprised his son at his football game!”



Swedish Soldier, Home From Afghanistan, Surprises His Fiancée

September 13, 2013

“Surprised my fiancée by coming home from Afghanistan a week earlier than she thought :-) Now everything is the way it should be…”