... is dry cereal + berries because the milk has gone bad in the two weeks we've been away. ... is lying my sweaters out on the porch to dry so I can stuff them back in their box. ... is lounging in sweatpants, + actually liking it. ... is starting to realize that a bathing suit doesn't make an acceptable bra. ... is trying very hard not to think about packing. ... means less lonely nights + more partying like it's the 70s in every apartment somebody I know owns. ... is the end of homemade meals + the beginning of salads every day for lunch. ... means packing, for the third week in a row, for a somewhat more permanent vacation.