so far so good! Thanks to a few friends I packed and cleaned and never hit the frantic angry wall and we hit the road right on time (after work). We ended up doing VERY well with our random hotel choice- the Residance Inn Marriott Rockford is awesome! For $20ish more dollars a night we get this
That is a door leading to ANOTHER room but it isn’t 2 joined rooms like in a different hotel but it makes all the difference.
Where has this travel with kids tip been all my life?!?
Not to mention a kitchen and free breakfast… We need to get back on the road shortly but this revelation (while no marriage decision!) was too good not to share.