Big Bear Lake

Big Bear Lake

The day after Hallowe’en, we hit the road to the cabin at Big Bear Lake. It’s about two and a half hours from Paul and Lori’s house and we hit the road at just the right time, arriving in the village just when we were all starting to get peckish for lunch. We swung into El Jacalito for our first true Mexican food experience, and it did not disappoint. It was absolutely delicious (and the margarita was pretty delicious too!)

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Overnight Layover

Overnight Layover

It is getting alarmingly close to 2016. Why haven’t airlines yet figured out that names can have hyphens in them? It’s pretty frustrating to get the “The name on your booking must match your passport EXACTLY” message when I physically can’t do that.

Ah well. Having somehow magically acquired a non-hyphenated name, our trip has officially started! We dropped the cat off at the cattery yesterday, and I only cried a little (what can I say, I’m overly attached).

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