Are you in the in-between generation, too? You know, the generation with elderly parents that need care and kids that still need some parental assistance. This past week was an exercise in In-Between Generation for me. I went from California to Texas to New York and back to California in one week.
The day has arrived. The day you deposit Binky in the hands of strangers, something you’ve avoided for 18 years. This time it’s different! Binky is mature, reliable, and ready for the next step. Hopefully.
Assuming you have raised your kids in a traveling lifestyle, just continue what you’re doing, with a few additions. If your teens would rather eat nails than get in the car with you, start with a short, fun day trip and build up from there.