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With the rising cost of jet fuel, it seems we will be unlikely to bring D home from college very often, should she/we choose a distant school (her current favs are all > 1000 miles away). Which makes me wonder - how often do your distant kids come home? For instance, do they come home for Thanksgiving? If not, what percent of kids stay on campus, and is anything done for them to try to make the holiday a little easier?