George & Wendy Show

Wendy Parker

Armchair experts abound

| January 05, 2015

With establishment of the Entry Level Driver Training Advisory Committee under way, "let's remember...that having someone with direct personal experience is always better than someone who is 'book smart' on the task at hand..."

Excuse me while I use my vernacular

| January 02, 2015

"It'll be nice to be back on the road," Wendy says, where people understand it.

The year of the trucker

| December 31, 2014

"The Chinese calendar has 2015 as the 'year of the sheep.' I don't know about you, but I'm not feeling it. I say we make 2015 'the year of the trucker.'"

Deep thinking, and many miles to go

| December 29, 2014

“You can't get two truckers to agree on anything.” This is an often used and completely untrue statement. You can get two truckers to agree on something. It's getting a third one that's a unicorn.

The communists are coming!

| December 26, 2014

A gift of a Sony PS4 hits a little hiccup with North Korean hackers' disabling of one of the associated games' sites -- Christmas turned out pretty well, nonetheless, for the Parkers.

The Christmas miracle

| December 24, 2014

From the pen of Wendy Parker: Driver's night before Christmas, take three. Merry Christmas!

The soundtrack of our lives

| December 22, 2014

"I never realized just how important being able to listen to the music we want to listen to is until we weren't able to." Important to Wendy, at least...

Paranoia and suspicious deliveries

| December 19, 2014

A nice little plant and a teddy bear -- or a bomb? "It's time for us to put on our tinfoil hats and run off to the woods, because I've just realized we may be the teensiest bit paranoid."

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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