Kindle charged, software updated. Check.
iPod charged. Check
Backup batteries for the camera charging. Check.
Clothes organized, ready for suitcase. Check.
Walked around in the house for an hour in various dressy shoes for the big event to see which ones don't kill my feet. Check. [and ouch] [I rarely wear anything but sandals, moccasins or cowboy boots, all very comfortable]
Dogs food prepared for the sitter. Check.
Laundry done. Check.
Passport and copy of passport. Check
Umbrella packed [rain possible in the forecast for the whole Oaxaca trip]. Check.
Dogs being very nervous as Momma is making going away movements. Check.
I'll get there, but I'm not seeing the light at the end of the tunnel yet.