Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Full Vacation Mode


In two days we leave on our vacation to the Central Coast. So as of today I am in full vacation mode or more plainly: crazy running around, endless washing of clothes, packing like I'll be gone a month mode.

I am so ready to hit the road I can taste it. Long walks on the beach await and I can't get there soon enough.

When I used to have to  pack all my older kids suitcases I literally would start a week ahead and do one a day. The child that was packed first always had to wear some old strange things because all their newer stuff was sealed tight in their suitcase. My hubby packs right before we leave and I don't know how he does that but I guess if you only have yourself to pack for, what's the rush?

I love how there is no internet or cell phone service in the campground. My kids are unplugged and outside. It is good for them. We will play cards and watch the occasional movie but mostly we will be outside playing.

So if any further posts are incoherent then it is because my mind is in a million places and so am I. As much as you plan ahead there always seems to be a lot of work to take a vacation.

11 comments:

GardenofDaisies (Gayle) said...

Have a wonderful time on your vacation!

Michelle said...

Enjoy!!! We leave Friday and our campsite is unplugged too! We have card games and board games and the like to keep everyone entertained!

Dina said...

Good luck with all the last minute prep. Hope you have a wonderful time.

Kris said...

Hi Elaine. Have a great time on your family vacation! My sis in law is in Santa Maria. Love the climate up there!

Sherry said...

Have a great time. There is nothing better than a beach trip!
Sherry

laurie said...

you have a wonderful time and enjoy.Take the beautiful beach walks and we will think of you.Bring backs lots of stories of your adventures and lots of photos please,,

Ginger Zuck said...

Have a wonderful safe and fun trip. Cannot wait to hear all about it. Happy 4th and vacation!

acorn hollow said...

have a great time and you are so smart to unplugg your kids.
Cathy

Shug said...

How Wonderful...Hope you all have a fabulous time and do enjoy your time away from phones, computers and all the usual everyday things that keep all of minds in a fog...
Be safe and many blessings...
shug

Ricki Jill Treleaven said...
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Ricki Jill Treleaven said...

I hope all of you have a great vacation! :D

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