and then i realized that we wouldn't be together for easter for the first time in - oh, i can't even tell you how long. i knew i needed to come up with something fun for her in our absence, especially since sunday is one of her days off. and because she and her special friend are knee-deep in a super strict meal plan, i knew i couldn't do a traditional easter egg hunt with candy and stuff like that.
so instead, i decided it would be way better to leave her with a little scavenger hunt. after we got ourselves all packed and ready to head off on our trip, i sat down with a handful of envelopes and gift cards to places she'd enjoy. inside her easter card i wrote this:
i placed the next card inside our "willy wonka" dvd:
the next one went here:
followed by this one:
and that one directed her to her sister's bed, where i taped the last gift to the back of the headboard.
i put her easter card in a spot where i knew she wouldn't miss it:
then we hopped into our rental car: