Bathing suits: Check.

Reef sandals and sunblock: Check and check.

Suitcase filled with summer clothes I had to unearth from the storage area and there may be a spider tucked in one of those shirts but I’ll be damned if I’m searching for it: Check and ew.

Carry on bag filled with enough diabetes supplies to cause the whole boat to become hypoglycemic: Check.

New, fancy black dress for Formal Cruise Night: Check. Oooh, and new, fancy black shoes. Double check.My Pal Xanax for the flight: Thank goodness Check.

Excitement, Anticipation, Slight Nerves, Big Smile, Great Boyfriend: Check.

See you all next week!