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How to survive a holiday with Mum and Dad

By Mary Fitzgerald  

A dream getaway? Only if you play by the rules

Google the word “Homad” and you could be forgiven for thinking it was the name of a Greek furniture company, or a Beijing-based International Aptitude Technology outfit. But apparently it’s also the new craze among recession-hit young professionals: a Holiday on Mum and Dad.

In a survey conducted in June by, 64 per cent of the respondents admitted they would happily go away with family who offered to…

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