"I have wanderlust, but it's short-term, a lot like my memory. But home time was great, really. Can we go now?"
What to do when your 17-year-old son puts 'muh butt' on your grocery list.
George and son, and Wendy, go to a rock concert: "I felt like I had been beat with a stick the next day, but it was worth it. We had a great time, functioned well ...
Rather, "it makes you quirky," says Wendy. "Home time is awesome."
While it requires dedication and understanding, and like any family situation, there will be trials and tribulations, having close family ties while being away is absolutely possible.
Is it that control over all aspects of the business yields greater cost-saving opportunities, better income (particularly with direct customers), or something else? Tell us what you think here.
The Parker family squabbles: Son's got road fever, daughter's itching for her chance -- that leaves Wendy wondering what happened to her ringside seat to the journey...
Owner-operator Cary Goodman asks this question in a letter to the editor.
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