Now that I’m back in the states and attempting to “settle”, hubs has started traveling for work. We knew that that was part of the scenario and eventually it would be time for that to happen. I was blessed as far as his departure in that I was at a vacation spot with family and friends (14 adults, 7 kids and 6 dogs) to distract me from the fact that this new chapter was beginning. Really, I had all of about five minutes to focus on his leaving before there was chaos all around. With 14 adults, 7 kids and 6 dogs there is no quiet, ever.
One of the friends at said vacation spot was Kyra. And unbeknownst to me, she had polled my friends for suggested content for a “survival basket.” And each item was tagged to tell me who suggested it. So fun to guess who suggested which item. Any guesses who suggested Sparkle Mod Podge?
Not pictured: Wine, hummus and pita. All were consumed before I could reassemble the basket for a photo. The chocolate is now in my belly– whether it was intended to be one serving or not. The laminated Google map with directions to Kyra’s house is now in my glove compartment. The candles and Calgon next to the tub. Popcorn and a movie are ready to roll after the kids go to bed.
And in my mailbox shortly after the basket arrived? This: