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  1. D

    14 Days to Go.... Checklist Checkoffs For the Day

    Fourteen days to departure out of SeaTac airport to Madrid. As the next 13 days countdown, there are specific things which will be done. For today: 1. All clothing and gear items are in my Gossamer Gear Mariposa backpack. Hmmm..... Mariposa; Spanish for 'butterfly', which at it's current 9.25...
  2. Jeanne F

    Leaving family behind...guilt? How did you manage saying goodbye?

    Hello Pilgrims! My name is Jeanne and my friend Marci and I are setting out on the Camino in May. Our kids are tween to teen age. They are very supportive of us leaving but, this being our first Camino, we are concerned about leaving for such an extended period of time. We are celebrating our...