John and Leslie and their children Ethan, Gabriel, and Hannah live in Southern California. John teaches high school mathematics, and Leslie has her own business. The children are in elementary and junior high school.
Jill and Ryan and their children Kaden, Ellie, and Ian live in Arizona. Ryan has for several years taught at a university and is now making a career change, and Jill is a school teacher. The children are in elementary and junior high school.