Thursday, November 23, 2006

Thanksgiving Thirteen

Thirteen Things about Traveling
1….Five o'clock in the morning is really as early as it sounds.
2. My bladder isn't as strong as it used to be.
3. My oldest daughter picks better stops than I do.
4. My husband picks the worst parts of the trip for me to drive.
5. Portable DVD players were invented for road trips.
6. Ipods really are more important than DVD players.
7. Seat warmers make you think you've started menopause.
8. Radio stations in South Georgia ARE that bad. (See # 5 & 6)
9. The cotton looks like it's ready for picking.
10. I-75 is still under construction.
11. Teenaged girls still sleep in a ball in the backseat.
12. Reading still makes me carsick.
13. We get to do it again Saturday.
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Anonymous Anonymous said...

Thanks for sharing your list!

Happy Thursday and Happy Thanksgiving to you and the family!

11/23/2006 10:05 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

HI.. Thanks for coming by and sitting on THE COUCH today....

Loved your traveling list... and you are do right.. (except I can read in the car.. only problem is - I am usually driving!)

Happy TT

11/23/2006 10:05 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Happy Thanksgiving and Happy TT!

11/23/2006 10:34 AM  
Anonymous Amy R said...

I love car trips. IPods are a definite must.

11/23/2006 10:52 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Nice list!
And oh so true!!!
Have a save and happy Thanksgiving!
Happy TT from Germany,

11/23/2006 11:46 AM  
Anonymous Terri said...

Having just done a road trip from Florida to Boston and back...I can really relate to your 13 here. Especially the reading in the car...that's why I knitted the whole way.
Happy Thanksgiving.

11/23/2006 1:40 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I love my ipod for traveling now. I don't know how I did it without the ipod now. And driving through Tennessee it is cool seeing all the cotton in the field and you're right they do look like they are ready to be picked.

My 13 is about my favorite concerts.

11/23/2006 1:53 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Having done our fair share of 20+ hour drives, I appreciate your list. The portable DVD player saved out life!

11/23/2006 2:44 PM  
Blogger Shash said...

That was a great list, #7 made me laugh outloud. I always felt this but never voiced it. Enjoy Saturday as much as you can... ;-)

11/23/2006 3:54 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I get car sick also. Wish I could read or do something.

Drove today, cold rain and traffic backup on 95!

Happy Thanksgiving!

11/23/2006 8:21 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

happy Thanksgiving! :)

11/24/2006 1:19 AM  
Blogger elementaryhistoryteacher said...

Thanks for stopping by my place!

I can relate to the seat warmers thinking you've started menopause. I don't have seat warmers in the car, but I have a wonderful mattress pad that is heated. I love it until about 3 or 4 in the morning and well....night sweats take on a whole new meaning.

I hope your trip back was enjoyable.

11/24/2006 12:51 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

thanks for stopping by.. and happy Friday

11/24/2006 2:28 PM  
Blogger Sparky Duck said...

you poor thing, really

11/24/2006 11:35 PM  

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