ETD for our trip: 10 a.m.Actual time leaving town: 12:45. Not bad, but we missed the ideal of hitting the road before baby’s naptime. Result: awakeness and baby play instead of reading, talking and snacking.
Eventually she slept. But it was dark. How to read? Answer: the gorgeous sweet silver flashlight in the fabulous toolkit husbadn found in the car. Oh yay: 45 min. of reading reading my novel.
Always remember: it always works out. So dond’t worry about it. I personally can’t make things perfect but I can roll with it and know it will be okay. We didn’t bring everythign we need for the trip but we will survive. The little things will work out.