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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U.S. Airman Surprises Mom For Christmas

January 07, 2014

“I told my mom I wasn’t able to take leave for Christmas this year, so she had been sad the previous week. Little did she know, I bought my ticket 2 months ago. So, I just thought I’d sneak in while she was upstairs :)”


Three Sisters Surprised By Military Dad, Home From Deployment in Time for Christmas

January 06, 2014

“The girls thought their dad wouldn’t be home for another couple weeks. Their only Christmas wish was to have daddy home for the holidays. Even a no-travel advisory and a crazy ice storm could not stop this hero from making his girls wish come true just 2 days before Christmas!”

-Denise M.


Marine, Home From Afghanistan, Surprises Mom & Grandma on New Year’s Day

January 03, 2014

“Eric was serving in Afghanistan for six months and wanted to surprise his mom and grandma. They thought they were going to Skype with him, but instead got their ‘I love you’ returned to them in person on New Years Day!”

-Marlene S.