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It's a Team's Life


By Bob & Linda Caffee
Posted Oct 25th 2009 11:37AM

Bob and I were pretty young when we had our girls and somehow they survived despite us!  We sure had a lot of fun raising our girls as we were still kids ourselves and we still had a lot of kid left in us.  I felt bad for the pair of them though as our recent exploits while in school were pretty fresh in our minds and they didn't get away with many excuses.

Brandy proves that sometimes as parents we are the teachers and as the child becomes an adult they can become the teachers.  I have always described Brandy's personality as in between Bob and I.  She is not as laid back as Bob but she is more laid back then I am and doesn't let much ruffle her feathers. 

She sometimes makes me laugh with her reasoning but overall she is a pretty darn intelligent individual. She is very wise council to turn to when I let my feelings get in the way of my reasoning.  She also knows when to be blunt and when to let me keep talking till I hang my self with words!  In the past few years she has become very health conscious and is continually working to improve her lifestyle.  In her way she is slowly influencing me to quit using excuses and become pro active in our chosen life style.  She once again can cut through the excuses and go right to the point when I am slacking and at other times she can say hey back off a bit you need to chill.

The great thing about Brandy is you tell her you are heading through in the truck where she is stationed and she will do everything she can to meet you at a truck stop or to have a meal for you.  If we have time to stay a few days we are more then welcome.  We all enjoy playing cribbage and if there is a moment when we are not up riding bikes, walking or heading for a trail the cribbage game is on the table and we are playing. 

We are very lucky to have Brandy as one of our daughters and wait till I tell you about the other daughter that keeps our minds at peace while we are on the road...

Bob and I are very very lucky to have two daughters that our both our very best of friends and two people we enjoy spending the most time with.

Bob & Linda Caffee
Leased to: FedEx Custom Critical
Saint Louis MO
Expediters 5 years been out here on the road ten years


Expediting isn't just trucking, it's a lifestyle;
Expediting isn't just a lifestyle, it's an adventure;
Expediting isn't just an adventure, it's a job;
Expediting isn't just a job, it's a business.


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