A quirky holiday celebrated on June 12th honors parents who long for empty nest syndrome. Some of these folks have given up their new sewing room or study to boomerang children who have lost a job or haven't yet found one and live at home. Other parents are finding space for their own beloved parents, their grandchildren or even both. Here are some gift ideas for Crowded Nest Awareness Day:
For boomerang children
In the current economy, sometimes the family home is just too crowded. The best Crowded Nest Awareness Day gift people can give each other is personal space. Parents and adult children need the privacy to think to think their own thoughts and the freedom to look at the world from their own points of view, even while surrounded by all the people they love.