Raisng American Heroes.
Mothers always hope their children will grow up safely and make a difference in the world, and one Minnesota mom has five sons did who that by becoming soldiers.
If anyone ever needed an outlet for stress, it's Holly Elledge, of Bloomington, Minn.
She often rides her Harley to give herself some distance from a military mom's worst fears.
"It takes my mind off of worrying about the boys," she explained. "Where they are and what they might be doing -- and the harm they might be facing."
Still, she keeps her five sons close to her heart, and pins from 3 branches of the U.S. military -- Army, Marines and Air Force -- decorate her leather motorcycle vest while she rides. She'll be adding a pin for the Navy soon.
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