Friday, July 23, 2010

Golden Gate Vacation

{photo via we heart it}

My husband and I leave on Sunday for our last hurrah aka "babymoon". Usually we love beach escapes but this heat {100+ days} is taking a toll on me so I am excited that we have decided to go to San Francisco. I haven't been there since high school and my husband hasn't been there since college so in some ways it will be like visiting a whole new city. I am thrilled to be packing for 60 degree weather {gives me a reason to wear some new fall items I have purchased}, eat some delicious food, go on a bay cruise, seek out some cupcake bakeries, and of course San Francisco has some great shopping areas that await my arrival. I am pretty sure someone said new ballet flats were in the shopping forecast!

As much as I love going on vacations I always find myself overpacking, stressing about making sure the house is clean before we leave, being in mid flight and having panic thoughts as to "Did I leave my makeup bag on the bathroom counter and did I pack my phone charger?", and then the there is the dreadful unpacking when we return home. Ugh.

Anyone else feel this way when it comes to traveling or am I just being whiny?lol.

On the bright side...I know we are going to have a great time and I can't wait to share my adventures with all of you when I return.

PS: I will be having one of my blog friends Melanie, doing a guest posting for me next week so please make her feel welcomed! You will love what she has to share.

9 comments:

  1. Have fun in SF! I can understand you chose a cooler city to visit. This heat is getting to me as well, so I booked a vacation to Norway. Make sure you visit Neiman Marcus in San Francisco!

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  2. Have an amazing time in San Fran!!!!

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  3. Have an amazing time! I'm looking forward to hearing all about your trip!

    PS - Unpacking stinks!!! I totally agree!

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  4. Have a fun trip! I've never been to San Francisco - but it's definitely on to "to visit list".

    I would loove some 60 degree weather right now to escape this awful heat! Yuck!

    I do the same thing about feeling tense before traveling. And although I always overpack in excess, there's always something I didn't bring!

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  6. Have a great holiday - gorgeous luggage pic:)

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  7. Have a great time in SF! I will be there myself in a few days! xxoo :)

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  8. Hi Heidi, Hope you are having a fantastic time and that we can read all about it when you are back.
    TC & hugs Anna

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  9. hope you had a lovely time in san fran!!

    I'm an overpacker too... and I'm ALWAYS thinking i left something/didn't lock the door... etc. etc. and then i return home and none of that happened.

    xoxox


    love your blog!!

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