Hotel Le Grand Chalet
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... advice, offers of shelter and hands on support that you have provided us with. We leave in the knowledge that we will come back to some very special people....and hopefully will see many of you along the way in any case!!
Teary stuff aside, Dec and Jan were also Party Time!!!! Cheers to all the good times we had together, now it's time for a detox. Yea right.
... ended up making it (with no time to spare) and for home about 10:30. We were so tired and ready to crawl in our beds but quickly realized we didn't have any power. Thankfully Shane didn't freak out like I did and found out that the breaker had flipped so it was an easy fix. Unfortunately, all the food I had put in the freezer didn't make it and smelled awful! Oh well, that can be replaced and taken care of tomorrow! For now we're just happy we have electricity and heat! It was an AMAZING ...
... to do list. Some parts of that list have been great fun: initial research, planning the route, buying the plane tickets, simply dreaming, talking to friends and family about it....and of course, equipment shopping!
Little did we know that the fun activities only take up about 30% of the planning though. The rest is just a mountain of admin, chasing people, screaming down the ...
So, on Thursday, I cleaned, packed, did grades, etc. I got a lot done. After all that, I got ready for the banquet. Since last time we had to sit on a steep, grassy hill in the dark, in our dressy outfits, I decided to dress up less this time. I just wore black pants and a nice shirt instead of a dress. And I wore sandals instead of heels- I practically fell off the mountain last time. I headed over to Savoy and found my family. We had dinner, then went on to the ...
... I have to be at that from 5:00-11:30. Then I get to sleep until 3:30, then I'm on duty from 3:30-8:00 am. Then I get a couple more hours of sleep before the staff meeting tomorrow at 11:30. Hopefully I can squeeze in enough sleep here and there that I won't be dead tomorrow. We just have today (closing day), tomorrow (departure day for the kids) and then Saturday (clean up/packing/staff goodbye dinner day). Then at 3:45 am Sunday morning, I'm headed home.