George & Wendy Show

Wendy Parker

Mud flaps of death

| August 05, 2012

The oldest and most recognized of doo-dads are mud flaps with silhouettes of reclining naked women in chrome on them.

Going North to go West

| August 04, 2012

“How bout’ it? Any drivers going West out there who can help a girl out with a ride?”

Notes on discovering new territory

| August 03, 2012

This adventure on the road has put me in mind of our forefathers, and the brave souls who forged this great country.

Lizards and idiot four-wheelers

| August 02, 2012

Every person I discuss our travels with asks two questions, ‘Where do you go to the bathroom?’ and ‘Have you seen a Lot Lizard?’

Tom Jones lives on

| August 01, 2012

We’ve been traveling the back roads of rural Texas the past couple of days. We passed a lot of abandoned strip clubs along the way.

Life ‘on the cutting edge of sanity’

| July 31, 2012

I have a myriad of ideas, although most of them involve Sasquatch sightings and which truck stops offer anti-venin for Black Mamba snake bites.

Uncle Pinky won’t admit his guilt

| July 30, 2012

Uncle George is smitten. It’s really sweet to watch the burly trucker melt when she raises her hands for him to pick her up.

Big meetings. Big anxiety. Big ear hair.

| July 29, 2012

I’m not very good at being presentable to important people, they make me nervous and I do ridiculous things when I’m nervous.

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,

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