Pre-Trip Shopping

Did a little pre-trip shopping today for the ziploc meds bag - tylenol, tums, and a generic "anti-diarrheal" that says it "controls symptoms of diarrhea, including Travelers' Diarrhea." Is there a difference, I wonder?

I am gathering all the hotel and itinerary information today, and writing up instructions for the house/pet sitter, who will go through her second orientation session on Sunday. She seems willing to come back after the first one, so that must be a good sign. Four cats and a dog didn't seem to bother her, but we'll see what she thinks after she's lived with them all for a couple weeks.

Speaking of animals, here is Team Orange, waiting to start a reconnaisance mission: