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Top 10 Awesome Things About Being Trapped In the Car All Day

Top 10 Awesome Things About Being Trapped In the Car All Day
by Gina Valley

This week we’ve had the joy of experiencing lots of family bonding time in a cozy environment.  And, by “the joy of experiencing lots of family bonding time in a cozy environment” I mean that we’ve been trapped in our van all day together for 2 days.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Parenting Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Parenting Gina Valley Top 10 Awesome Things About Being Trapped In the Car All Day Road TripIt’s been wonderful.  By “wonderful” I mean no one has killed anyone or thrown up.

Did You See That?

Did You See That?
by Gina Valley

I’m traveling this weekend.   I haven’t even finished unpacking from last weekend’s family trip.  This weekend it’s a work jaunt.

I’d really like to have a relaxing weekend at home.  Or at least just a weekend at home.   Between family and work commitments, that hasn’t happened for quite some time.

But, despite being a bit road weary, I’m becoming quite well-versed at the whole travel thing.  Lately,

The Elusive Mr. Loo

The Elusive Mr. Loo

Dear Mr. Loo,

We spend a great part of each and every road trip in search of you, Mrs. Loo, the Kids Loo, your whole clan really.

I wonder if you might be willing to answer a few questions from a weary, loo follower.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Gina Valley Loo Toilet Bathroom Restroom Rest Stop Toilet Paper Seat Covers Freeway Expressway The Hulk Padlock Art Jet EngineWhat’s the deal with you on the road?  Why are you so hard to find?  Why is it the greater our off-loading needs the farther you are from the freeway?  How come the chance of you being anywhere within a 15 mile radius is inversely proportional to the urgency of our need to visit you?

Is My Fridge A Felon?

Is My Fridge A Felon?
by Gina Valley

We are starting the long drive home today.  It always seems the trip back home takes longer and has more hiccups than the outbound half of our journeys.

I guess the return trip is the most difficult part of any road trip.  Everyone is tired.  Whoever or whatever you were going to see has already been seen.  And,