During this patriotic week, we're reminded of Thomas Paine's concept of a "summer soldier." A summer soldier is only around when it's convenient.We strive to be there for friends and family, but even the best intentions can fall short. Identifying summer soldier traits can help you prevent them.
Pop Quiz: Are You A Summer Soldier?
A quick gut check.1. Have you flaked on plans more than twice in the past month?2. If your friend/partner/family needs a favor, do you dodge their calls?3. If you do show up, are you chronically an hour late?If you answered YES to more than one of the questions above, your friends have a summer soldier on their hands.Life gets crazy, people get busy, and work takes over, but if the summer soldier sneaks in... it's time for a change!XOPS: Entrepreneur Kathryn Moos is changing the way we think about flavored water and sports drinks with her vitamin-packed "Water for Women" VROU. Not to mention the philanthropic values tied to the VROU mission. Learn more here!VROU serves women with the nutrients we need, including Calcium, Folic Acid, Magnesium, Vitamin K, Vitamin A, B3, B6, B12, Vitamin C, Vitamin D, and Vitamin E. Try all three VROU flavors; CucumberLime, PineappleMint, and OrangeGuava. So delish!