Wow, I had never really thought of it that way. That is a great idea! One of those that you just have to tell everyone about!
Dawn, that's encouraging! I'm glad to know it works for both... Sadly, I didn't have any girls.
To this day I remember once when my dad told my sister and I "not to talk to his wife that way." It was pretty effective with daughters, too. :-)
I'll post a bit on the military today, and then try to get a larger article about the military for my next newsletter. Thanks for the great question!
Just thought I'd let you know I'm reading your blog and enjoying the encouragement from a mom who has been there done that.
I added your button to my blog.
A topic I'd like to see information on is suggestions for mom with a teen looking at military after highschool.