Yep, that's gonna be me in about 4 days. I've been
waiting for this cruise to get here for months and
then wham! over night, I'm feeling rushed and running
out of time to get things together. I have to iron and pack.
Pull out ALL my clothes and then put half of them back..
Pick out beads, and tools, make lists and lists and
more lists because I've misplaced the first lists...nuts!
I am so excited about leaving this Michigan weather
and getting warm with family and friends in New Orleans.
I'm dreaming of jambalaya and debris sandwiches
at Mothers. Staying with my sister and her husband
and of course Cricket, my buddy. I remember the first
year he tried to climb in my suitcase and go with us.
What a sweetheart he is.
We got a trip to Turquoise Coyote planned. I love that bead
store. After the first rush in the Big Easy, then it'll be fun
and sun on the ship cruising to Mexico, meeting new beaders
and teachers. Rekindling past friendships. I'm gonna take
lots of pictures. Everywhere I go. We're thinking about
seeing the ruins on Belize, laying on the beaches or by
pool. And a massage...with hot rocks...absolutely the