The purpose of Empty Nest, What's Next? is to help parents adjust to their changing roles as parents of adult children. Unlike the first eighteen years of parenting, moms and dads now take on more of an advisory role and step out of the daily hands-on instructional role. In theory, this stepping to the sidelines parenting style should lead to a simpler, less stress-free life for the parents.
Humorist Jerry Zezima has always had an empty head. Now that his two daughters have flown the coop, he and his wife have an empty nest. The girls aren't completely out of the house, of course, because a lot of their stuff is still there. Written with warmth and hilarity, "The Empty Nest Chronicles" is sure to appeal to parents who miss their kids but now have a chance to rediscover each other, to recall what life was like BC (Before Children), and to ask the eternal empty-nester question: Are we having fun yet? Praise for "The Empty Nest Chronicles" "" 'The Empty Nest Chronicles' is brimming with laughs.
**Mature Content Warning** Recommended for ages 17 due to language and sexual content. LYNNE ANDERSON's is smart, passionate and an empty nester. Her two sons, BRANDON and JASON, are going off to college leaving Lynne on her own for the first time in what seems like forever. She handles it as well as can be expected until a student from one of the classes she teaches at a local college, pursues her.