I'm pretty happy at the moment. I actually have all the family home at one time!
My husband works "fly in-fly out", my daughter has been off living her life away from home doing the back packing thing, and it's just been me & Adam (when he's home) and the two dogs!
Murray's contract finished and the new job doesn't start until the end of January so he's been home for a 6 week stint working out of head office locally. Then Lauren decided she couldn't save up for her next lot of adventures by living in Melbourne and surprised us by turning up at 5 to 12 on New Years eve.
The downside - well, the amount of washing actually. The positives...too numerous and they outweigh the negatives :)
Here's the younger half of the family: