|The Barclays find they can't afford to go on a vacation during the summer, so George tries to find inventive ways to help his family have fun.
This episode introduced the Wod-Fam-Chod-Sod, one of the signature drinks at Whit's End.
After this episode aired, many families who tuned in reportedly took their own vacations in their home towns.
This episode introduces the third voice actor who played Mary Barclay, who would last until "Treasures of the Heart."
The water fight in this episode was originally a food fight. This was changed because the writers felt that wasting food wasn't a great idea.
Mary Barclay says that George works with Hal Cunningham. In "The Truth about Zachary," Lucy says that her dad worked for The Odyssey Times but in "Our Daily Bread," George tries to get a job at The Odyssey Times and is turned down.
The budget?! It's always the budget! We haven't been able to do anything since we got that stupid budget!