The trickiest part of being the solo parent on a trip with the kids is mornings. I always worry most about how I'll get everyone to sleep at night, but that (eventually - and sometimes with unneeded drama) takes care of itself. A shower. Wardrobe changes. A day bag. Breakfast. That's a lot to manage when you're groggy after a late night of blogging and an infant who thinks vacations are the perfect excuse to wake up for a cuddle every few hours.
I've finally learned to shower and get everything ready at night, but I still have a tricky time with this:
How could you possibly wake up a kid who is so completely asleep that even his hair is relaxed?