Wendy Parker

Believe in something

| September 29, 2013

"It's hard to keep an optimistic outlook on life when you've been on the road for 12 days in crappy weather."

Valley of the smells

| September 27, 2013

"Live and learn, and remember, what rots in Vegas, stays in Vegas."

Truck interior design 101

| September 25, 2013

Wendy and George buy a new -- used -- truck after a prior lease-purchase arrangement -- overall, Wedny says, it's a "proud and terrifying" experience...

Sleep: A user’s guide

| September 24, 2013

This info piece on the science of sleep also presents an argument against the provision of two 1-5 a.m. periods in any restart codified in the most recent hours of service changes.

Say no to twerking

| September 22, 2013

"I'm pretty certain twerking will be solely responsible for Armageddon, and the subsequent zombie apocalypse to follow shortly thereafter."

Drunk people and their allergies to clothing

| September 20, 2013

Wendy learns lesson No. 2 about the state of Louisiana.

5 things members of the general public don’t know about truckers

| September 19, 2013

From typical speed to on-the-road conditions and pay packages, misunderstood elements of the trucking business remain in the dark for many in the general public.

‘Unofficial warning shot’ fired

| September 18, 2013

Intel on the "2 Million Bikers to D.C." ride Thursday, September 12, from Tidewater Express heavy hauler Lyndon Armory.

Wendy Parker

Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an owner-operator who pulls dry van. She chronicles their adventures and her observations from the shotgun position in her blog and at their website, http://www.thegeorgeandwendyshow.com/index.html

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