for the BIG trip!
We are off - for 5 1/2 weeks of family fun, bonding, learning on the road, and road trip chaos. Because after all... if you are leaving home for 5 1/2 weeks to basically live out of your car - as some point chaos will probably erupt. But hey, we are going to soak it up and enjoy it!
We didn't stop at the Illinois rest stop because... we were in a groove! When you are covering 1200+ miles in the first 3 days, you don't stop unless you need to!
Finally we made it to Marion Illinois..... our first layover! 400+ miles covered today. And the girls were awesome travelers. Megan was amazed at how many license plates we saw from other states - I think we already have 30 states marked off! And once we got here - we all needed to unwind a bit. My girls can be as different as night and day - here's a good example of that.
For Megan to chill and rest means taking her book to the pool and sitting with her feet in the hot tub while she reads...