Holiday Inn Express Sycamore Dekalb
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9/13/13 [2:23 am]
Today is the day. I have been waiting for this since I looked at the application over a year and a half ago. This is the day I start my journey by flying from O'Hare to Heathrow. London will become my home for the next three months. To say i'm excited would be putting it lightly; I am beyond ecstatic. Although my flight departs in the evening, I am doing my best to stay up all night in an attempt to beat jet-lag once I arrive ...
· Hand sanitizer
· Tums (All that foreign food, I’ll need them)
· Malaria Tablets (for Tanzania)
· Any necessary medicine
· Toiletry Bag
o Mini shampoo
o Mini conditioner
... the past few months. But we are going to be safe and make it up there to see all we can see!! Kaitlin is excited about his, as a history major, so I think it will be a great experience. We plan on seeing the pyramids, Nile River, as well as the Mediterranean Sea.
Packing is the biggest stress in our life right now. We all have passports, immunizations, insurance, fees paid... it is just the dreaded task of fitting 5 weeks worth of attire in a small backpack. ...
... which she declared was the best representation of her saintly little sister), another original charcoal drawing of Therese as a novice; one of the original four copies of the manuscript Therese wrote which became the Story of A Soul, a piece of the bedspread from her room as well as a water jar used in the dining room during her days at the Carmel (recent gifts from the Prioress of the Lisieux Carmel), tea cups she used when ...
... those same lovely beaches can be riddled with torrential rain for days on end at certain points of the year, and aren’t exactly as picture perfect as they look in the photos. Additionally, areas that can be scorching hot for most of the year can plunge into arctic-like conditions within an instant.
Needless to say, I had to be prepared for it all; hence, my vast initial 'maybe’ items.
Technically, countries ...