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Old 08-26-2013, 05:37 AM   #1
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Who: Sherryberry (that's me!), Beerfan (Kenneth), Christy (my sister), Danita (friend, who's really like family to us - she came with us last September), Joey (Danita's husband), Buzz and Dakota (the pups)

When: August 26 - September 3

Where: Kenneth and I will be at the Beach Club, in a studio.....Christy, Danita, and Joey will be at Bonnett Creek, in a two-bedroom....Buzz and Dakota will be at Best Friends

Here we go! If you read my last trip report, you might remember that Kenneth and I camped at Fort Wilderness in a tent. This time, we are staying at the Beach Club (yay! to having our own toilet and shower). We're pretty excited about staying here - it's been a while since we were here, and we just love that area (and the Beach Club is one of our home resorts).

After working all weekend, we got home Sunday evening and started packing and Kenneth did some yard work (so we don't come home to a jungle). We ended up not getting to bed until about 11:00. We had all agreed to meet at 3:30 am, at Krispy Kreme, and try to be on the road by 4:00. So, Kenneth and I set the alarm for 2:00 am, got up and finished packing and got the car loaded, and pulled into the Krispy Kreme parking lot by about 3:40. After getting coffees and some donuts, we were able to hit the road by 4:00, in our three-car motorcade.

Kenneth predicted that I would be sound asleep by the time we hit the Suwannee exit (three exits from where we live!), but I'm still going! Thanks Krispy Kreme coffee:

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Old 08-26-2013, 06:07 AM   #2
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Sounds like it's going to be a great trip! I'm looking forward to the rest of your report.
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Old 08-26-2013, 07:52 AM   #3
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Following along. I love the early morning drives to Disney - even the hundreds of miles on 75 south (we are also in the metro Atlanta area)! We are lucky to get on the road by 5:30 - 4:00 is so ambitious.
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Old 08-26-2013, 08:48 AM   #4
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Following along and looking forward to the rest. Hope you all enjoy your trip, even Buzz and Dakota!
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Old 08-26-2013, 09:02 AM   #5
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Safe travels! Can't wait to read more...thanks for sharing!!
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Old 08-26-2013, 09:44 AM   #6
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Have a great trip! Looking forward to hearing all about it, as always.
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Old 08-26-2013, 10:36 AM   #7
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Sounds like you are off to a great start! I hope that you have a great time and I am really looking forward to updates!!!
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Old 08-26-2013, 11:50 AM   #8
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Have a wonderful time, so looking forward to another great TR. Love that the pups also get a vacation!
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Old 08-26-2013, 12:52 PM   #9
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Have a great trip!
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Old 08-26-2013, 01:08 PM   #10
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LOVED your TR for the Fort Wilderness adventure! Soooo looking forward to this one - count me in!
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