Photo courtesy of Camp Trucking (some scary photoshop work there, wouldn’t you say?). Let’s hope this little plug helps to get our baggage moved with extra loving care.
Danny: Just let her do the nametaping. She can’t help herself this time of year. It is what she does. (this kid has always fully understood me)
Jana: Mom! We don’t send our stuff to the camp laundry as counselors. I will bring Danny’s into town and have them do it too. They charge like $8.00 for a week’s worth of laundry. (as an aside here I am thinking of driving my laundry up to the Adrondacks at that price)
Me: Danny, how do I nametape the reversible shorts?
Danny: MOM! Stop. You really have to let go of the nametaping thing. (ok, so maybe his patience is not as great as his understanding of me).
Me: Let’s go toiletry shopping. Remember how we always love to do this every year?
Danny: No, YOU love to do it. But you seem to forget that Jana and I did this without you last year because you had a deadline.
Me: All the more reason to do it all together this year.
I guess he is right. I am kind of pathetic around this time of year.
There are households in my zip code that start packing the trunks weeks before they go out. Us? They go out on Thursday.
We are thinking of doing it tomorrow night.