This is The Book. As I remarked in my previous blog post, it is currently the secret to my sanity. Well, that and a bottomless pot of coffee.
It’s really just a big binder with numbered labels that I bought at the local office supply store. I already owned those plastic, brightly-colored pocket folders (purchased in Germany more than 10 years ago, actually), and I was so pleased to see they match perfectly with the labels. There’s also a three-hole cloth pencil case in there, and it will eventually hold all the small receipts we’ll be collecting during our journey.Continue reading