Alexander and I went out for a trip to South Dakota for a Homeschooling Conference. Usually when we go out by ourselves, I try to split the kids up so they are not too overwhelming for a single family.

This trip, my mom took the oldest 6 kids and my baby went with someone else. With all their food allergies and health issues, food is the most difficult hurdle to jump over when preparing to send them off. Unfortunately, I cannot just send them with boxed Mac and Cheese, frozen pizzas and loaves of bread.

The other difficulty for people with loads of kids is trying to navigate their luggage. I may know which underwear and socks belong to who, but other do not.

Below are two videos on some tips and tricks to making Packing for a get away easier!