Saturday, November 03, 2007

Thanksgiving Plans

OK, let see if you can follow this….

  • My brother’s brother-in-law [G] and wife [M] are arriving in Boston from California on Tuesday driving up to Maine to be with my sister-in-law [D] and brother.
  • My brother, my brother’s brother-in-law [G] and wife [M] are driving up to the cottage on Wednesday
  • My sister-in-law [D] is going up to the cottage on Wednesday after work.
  • My nephew [C1] and his girl friend [S] are also flying in from California on Tuesday and staying over night in Boston.
  • My nephew [N] and his girlfriend [K] are taking the bus up from New York to Boston to stay with his brother and girl friend.
  • On Wednesday; my nephews [N] & [C1] and their girlfriends [S] & [K] are driving up to the cottage.
  • Also on Wednesday my nephew [C2] and his wife [J] and their three children [A], [E] & [L] drive up to the cottage from Connecticut after my grandniece [A] gets out of school.
  • And my sister-in-law [D] is driving to the cottage after work from Maine.
Ok, you got it so far…
  • Thursday my brother’s brother-in-law [S] drives up from Boston to the cottage
  • Also on Thursday I drive up to the cottage.
  • Thursday night my niece [A] and her son [C] drive up from New Jersey after her son has Thanksgiving dinner with his Dad.
  • Then on Friday we all sit down for a relaxing Thanksgiving dinner… all 13 adults, 4 children (all six years old and under) and three dogs!
  • And then we do it all in reverse.
  • My brother’s brother-in-law [S], my brother’s brother-in-law [G] and wife [M] and I are leaving after dinner.
  • My nephew [C1] and his girl friend [S] are driving up to Burlington, VT and leave to go back to California on Saturday.
  • Everyone else is leaving on Sunday and my nephew [N] and his girlfriend [K] are riding home with my niece [A] and her son [C].

2 comments:

Cat. said...

This is even more convoluted than the sleeping arrangements, etc., for my both my nieces' weddings! Wow.

Has someone done a spreadsheet yet? :-)

Anonymous said...

This was like a very long, confusing Master Card advertisement - but wait you did forget something... being with family for the holidays- Priceless :)

Happy Thanksgiving
patty