"If the shoe-talker is reading this, or if you yourself have talked to the shoes of strangers in a bathroom stall, quit it. It's just plain weird."
Wendy visits a middle-of-nowhere, Calif., rest area outhouse/reptile feeding facility.
“'Sailboat fuel' is a dumb saying. Because sailboats have motors and there is no such thing as an airtight trailer that can haul wind.” More notes on the long deadhead here.
"Holy guacamole if I didn't slip up and put together the number one article of the year for the online version of Overdrive."...
Satisfying what we perceive as hunger is harder than just counting calories, it requires tricking our brains into believing we're satisfied.
Wendy Parker's pictorial lookback in video over memorable moments from 2012 -- to ring in 2013. Happy new year!
"Lying to the kids is perfectly alright when it involves fairy tales.... It's not OK to lie to kids about things they need to know."
The things we're willing to tell dispatch to get home.
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, thegeorgeandwendyshow.weebly.com
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